GRADUATE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCESSETTLEMENT ARCHAEOLOGY


Hüseyin Burak Soy

HÜSEYİN BURAK SOY (Ph.D.c.)

(Updated: February 7th, 2020)

Middle East Technical University

Department of Settlement Archaeology, Graduate School of Social Sciences

06800 Çankaya, Ankara Turkey

e-mail: bsoy@metu.edu.tr     phone: +90 (312) 210 62 15

 

Ph.D. PROJECT

The Appreciation of the Classical Archaeological Heritage of Western Turkey:  Understanding Turkish Local and Greek Immigrant Attitudes – A Holistic Approach

 

EDUCATION

2016-…           Ph.D., Settlement Archaeology, Middle East Technical University, Ankara

2016                Master of Arts, Archaeology, Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, İstanbul

2015                Master of Science, Architectural History, Istanbul Technical University, İst.

2011                Erasmus Exchange Student, Archaeology of Near East and Europe, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich Germany

2004                Bachelor of Arts, Archaeology, Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, İst.

 

EXCAVATION AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2019                Aigai Excavations, Zooarchaeology Project Team Member

Manisa Celal Bayar University

2017                Bozburun Peninsula Prehistoric Survey, Archaeologist

Middle East Technical University

2008                Dara – Anastasioupolis Excavations, Archaeologist

Museum of Mardin Province – İstanbul Technical University

2006-2008      Marmaray Archaeological Excavations, Archaeologist

İstanbul Archaeological Museums

2005                Burgaz – Ancient Cnidus Excavations, Archaeologist

Middle East Technical University

2004                Yerebatan Cistern Research, Assistant, Archeologist

French Institute of Anatolian Studies

2003                İstanbul Historical Peninsula Survey, Archaeologist

University of Reading – İstanbul University

2002                Ephesus Excavations, Archaeologist (Student)

Austrian Archaeological Institute

2001-2002      Denizli-Aydın Provinces Survey of Cultural Inventory, Archaeologist (Student)

Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA)

2000-2001      Karaevlialtı – Heraion Teichos Excavations, Archaeologist (Student)

Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts – Museum of Tekirdağ Province

 

PRESENTATIONS

2018                25th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists, Barcelona

Paper: “Peristyle Decoration and Social Competition Among Ephesian Elite”

2018                7th Settlement Archaeology Graduate Symposium, METU, Ankara

                        Paper: “Religious Elements on Thracian Coins

2014                Filiz Dönmez-Öztürk Anısına: Anadolu Arkeolojisi, Epigrafisi ve Eski Çağ Tarihine Dair Güncel Araştırmalar, MSGSÜ, İstanbul

                        Paper: “Son Makedon Kralı Perseus’un Sikkeleri”


AWARDS

2012-2014      Stavros Niarchos and bodosaki Foundation,

                       Sismanoglio Megaro, Consulate General of Greece in İstanbul

                       Scholarship for Modern greek Language Education


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

European Association of Archaeologists

Turkish Association of Archaeologists

RESEARCH INTERESTS

memory and landscape; social role of archaeology; archaeology and contemporary art; peace and conflict studies