Dr. Yasar Kondakci
Professor of Educational Administration & Planning
Middle East Technical University, Turkey
Yasar Kondakci, PhD, is an Associate Professor in Educational Administration and Planning at The Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey. He gained his PhD degree at Ghent University, Belgium in the field of Management and Organization. His research focuses on educational administration, policy and leadership at all levels of education. Dr. Kondakci is a section editor of the Research in Educational Administration and Leadership (REAL) journal. He has edited books on educational administration and higher education. He served as council member of the European Educational Research Association between 2008-2009. He is still on the administrative board of the Turkish Educational Administration Research and Development Association (EARDA). Dr. Kondakci served the duty of Associate Dean to the Graduate School of Social Sciences at the Middle East Technical University between 2013-2017. His articles have been published in prominent journals of educational sciences field including Higher Education, Educational Studies, and Educational Management, Administration and Leadership.