Assistant Professor, University of New Haven. (August 15, 2013 - Present).
Design, instruct, evaluate undergraduate and graduate level courses within the Sport
Management program, advise students, oversee internships and provide university service
Teaching Assistant, University of New Mexico. (August 1, 2009 - July 1, 2013).
Designed, instructed and evaluated courses within Physical Education Activity program
and Physical Education Teacher Education program
Adjunct Faculty, Eastern New Mexico University. (January 1, 2013 - May 10, 2013).
Designed, instructed and evaluated online Sport Marketing course.
Volunteer Instructor, University of New Mexico. (January 20, 2009 - May 4, 2012).
Co-taught master's level sport management courses with faculty members including Research
Design, Sport Marketing and Promotions, Consumer Behavior in Sport, and Intro to Sport
Graduate Assistant, University of New Mexico. (January 19, 2009 - May 8, 2009). Wrote
literature review on instructional coaching in elementary math education, and transcribed
Research Assistant, Middle East Technical University. (January 3, 2005 - December
Assisted Dr. Koçak in sport management and marketing research, participated in revision
of strategic plan of Physical Education and Sports Department, assisted and monitored
exams at the department.
Swimming Pool Supervisor, University of New Mexico Youth Sports Fitness Camp. (June
6, 2011 - July 15, 2011).
Supervised age groups ranging from 6 to 14, provided swimming and safety instruction,
organized group counselors.
Basketball Coach, Efes Pilsen Basketball Schools. (January 3, 2005 - September 30,
Coached boys’ and girls’ youth basketball
Head Basketball Coach, METU Basketball Club. (January 5, 2004 - December 31, 2004).
Coached youth and high school girls’ basketball teams. Primary responsibilities included
on court coaching, scouting, recruiting, fund raising, organizing workshops in health
issues, age appropriate progression in sport, team building exercises with athletes
Trader, Turkiye IS Bank. (January 6, 2003 - October 6, 2003).
Imported consignment gold from JP Morgan Chase and Commerze Bank and sold gold in
the national market, managed accounts, prepared reports, sold bonds, debenture bonds,
and repurchasing agreements.
Professional Basketball Player, Turkish Women’s Professional Basketball League. (July
22, 1996 - December 28, 2002).
Played basketball for three different professional basketball teams in Turkey; competed
against WNBA players and Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame inductees.