Dr. E. Burcu Özkaraova Güngör (PhD)

ADVISORY BOARD WSEIN / ENVIRONMENT

Sustainable Environment

POSITION

Assistant Professor at the Ondokuz Mayis University, Turkey


STUDIES

1993, Graduation from the Environmental Engineering Department of Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey
PhD. in Environmental Technology on Soil Contaminant Interaction and Pollution Remediation
MSc. on Advanced Oxidation Processes


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1996 – 2002, Research Assistant at the Boğaziçi University
Since 2002, Assistant Professor at the Ondokuz Mayis University

Over the past fifteen years, her primary research focus has been in the area of soil contaminant interaction, soil and ground water pollution, pollution control and remediation and solid waste management.

Dr. Güngör worked as a project leader or researcher in projects like “Evaluation of the Potential Use of Natural and Artificial Materials in Reactive Barrier Systems,” “Chemical Oxidation of Organic Pollutants After Solvent Extraction,“ “Evaluation of the Soil Pollution Potential in the Middle Black Sea Region,” “A Comparative Investigation of Heavy Metal Removal from Aegean, Mediteranean and Black Sea Reagion Soils,” “Soil Pesticide Interactions and Investigation of Alternative Removal Methods.”

Regularly, Dr. Güngör publishes academic papers, serves as peer-reviewer for various international academic journals or for scientific activities. She is a member of the Chamber of Environmental Engineers.