Our Team

Orhan B. Alankuş - ARPROGED Director

Orhan B. Alankuş has Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from Middle East Technical University in 1978 and 1979, respectively, and completed his Doctorate in Imperial Collage of Science and Technology London in 1982. He has worked for Imperial Collage and RPD Limited as research coordinator and researcher in between 1982 and 1984. He has joined TOFAŞ in 1984, and worked in many different positions and since the foundation of R&D department he worked as head of R&D and R&D director. He has been involved in the foundation of TOFAŞ Research Company Platform A. Ş. located at Uludağ University Technology Park and worked as general manager. He worked as technology and environment coordinator in Koç Holding. He has been working in Okan University as professor and ARPROGED director since 2011. 

Sezer Köylü Tokgöz – Project Development and Project Management Specialist

Sezer Köylü Tokgöz has completed her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Chemistry from Istanbul Technical University in 2004 and 2007, respectively. She has worked for TÜBİTAK Marmara Research Center as researcher and senior researcher in between 2005 and 2012. She has been working in ARPROGED since March 2015 as Project Development and Project Management Specialist in the development of university and industry collaboration activities.

Deniz Özer – Project Development and Project Management Specialist

Deniz Özer has graduated from the department of Chemical Engineering of Ankara University in 2002 and she has also completed her Master of Science degree in Biochemical Reaction Engineering in 2006 from Ankara University. While she was in graduate school in Ankara University, she also studied Master of Education in Teaching Chemistry in University of Başkent between 2004 and 2005. She has worked for Novagenix Bioanalytical Research and Development Centre as Research and Development Engineer in between 2005 and 2006. She has attended English Language Institute of University of South Florida English Language Program in between 2006 and 2007.  She has completed certificate program in Clinical Investigation at University of South Florida in 2008. She has worked as Quality Control Analyst at Novartis  in between 2010 and 2011. She has been working as Project Development and Project Management Specialist in ARPROGED since 2015.

Ender Oğuz- Project Development and Project Management Specialist

Ender Oğuz has graduated from from Istanbul Technical University Electrical and Electronics Faculty Electricall Engineering Department. His Msc education has started in Kocaeli University Institute of Science and Technology Electrical Engineering Department in 2013 and it continues. He worked as R&D Engineer in SMS Sanayi Malzemeleri Üretim ve Satışı A.Ş. between 2012-2015. Since December 2016, he’s worked as Project Research and Development Specialist in Research Project Development Directorate of Okan University.