Yaşar University | Curriculum Vitae

Assoc.Prof. (PhD) Melek Atabey

Faculty of Communication / Dept. of Radio, Television and Cinema

Short CV

Melek Atabey took her BA from Ege University, Press and Broadcasting School and then worked in local newspapers and TRT in İzmir. She finished her MA at the University of Leeds in Communication Studies and her PHD at the University of London in Media Studies. Following the completion of her studies in England she held teaching positions at Ege University, Faculty of Communications between 1999 and 2005, and at Eastern Medittereanean University, North Cyprus until 2012. She has joined Yasar University, Faculty of Communication, RCTV Department in February, 2012. Her research focuses on cultural representation and media, journalism, news production and international news, advertisements and ideology, and cultural identity, documentary cinema, environment, art and media, postcolonial and posthuman studies.

  • Email melek.atabey@yasar.edu.tr  
  • Phone 0232-570 8443  

Education

Phd

/ University of London-Institute of Education
Media Studies
Thesis Name: Television News Broadcasting and Journalism in Turkey: The Impact of Political, Economic and Socio-Cultural Change in the 1990s". (1998)
Thesis Advisor: Bob Ferguson
1992 - 1998

Master

/ The University of Leeds
Communication Studies
Thesis Name: Media Imperialism (1950)
Thesis Advisor: Philip Taylor
1990 - 1990

Bachelor

/ EGE ÜNİVERSİTESİ
İLETİŞİM FAKÜLTESİ/
1981 - 1985

Academic Titles

Assoc.Prof.

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / RADYO, TELEVİZYON VE SİNEMA BÖLÜMÜ
2012 - 2014

Thesis Superviser

Master Thesis
ZRİNKA PEHAREC Selfies: Consumer behaviour and mass comunication Yaşar Üniversitesi 2015
FAROUK MUSA ISA A patriarchal assault on gender: Representation of women in Nigerian newspapers Yaşar Üniversitesi 2014
ULAŞ IŞIKLAR Son dönem korku sinemasında vampir karakterinin dönüşümü Ege Üniversitesi 2005
ASLI ÖZDİN Günümüz Türkiyesi'nde yerli televizyon dramalarında erkek kimliğinin sunumu Ege Üniversitesi 2003
SİBEL SIĞIN KARADUMAN Televizyon haberlerinde küreselleşme olgusu: NTV ve CNN Türk`ün dış haberleri üzerine bir inceleme Ege Üniversitesi 2002
PhD Thesis
EMEL ŞERİFE AKCA 1990 sonrası Türk-Amerikan ilişkileri ve iki ülke basınında temsili: Karşılaştırılmalı söylem çözümlemesi Ege Üniversitesi 2004

Publications

7.2 Published or accepted to be published in International journals covered by other indexes
Nurten Kara, Melek Atabey Too Close and Too Far Framing the Lebanon and Iraqi Wars in the Media of North Cyprus The International Communication Gazette, 75(2), 0-0. Communication and Mass Media 2013
7.3 Published in CPCI-S or CPCI-SSH indexed conference proceedings International
ATABEY MELEK SNOW AS PLEASURE SNOW AS DANGER IN TURKISH CINEMA EGE UNIVERSITY 17TH INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STUDIES SYMPOSIUM “NATURE VS. CULTURE” 2019
ATABEY MELEK The Suffering of the Non-Human: The Cinematic Representation of Domination, Torture andViolence in White God, Au Hasard Balthazar, and Turin Horse. EGE UNIVERSITY 16th INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STUDIES SYMPOSIUM, “Narratives of Trauma.” 2017
ATABEY MELEK “Reconstructing ‘Natural’ Spaces by Deconstructing the Nature: Visual Representations of the Enclave Estates in the Big Metropolises of Turkey Ege University the 15 Cultural Studies Symposium: Culture and Space, 2015
7.4 Books & Book Chapters International
ATABEY MELEK Redefining Modernism and Postmodernism Chapter:The Portrayal of Istanbul in Recent Turkish Films Page (-) Chapter Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2010
7.7 Other Publications
Others
ATABEY MELEK Kuzey Kıbrıs’ta Medya ve Temsil Chapter:“Orda Bir Savaş Var Uzakta”: Kuzey Kıbrıs Basınında 2003 Irak ve 2006 Lübnan Savaşlarının Temsili Chapter Ankara Dipnot Yayınevi 2009
ATABEY MELEK Medya, Temsil ve Kimlik Chapter:“Cola’ yı a la Turka Satmak:Türk Rüyası, Amerikan Rüyasına Karş Chapter Nobel 2007

Administrative Duties

Bölüm Başkanı YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2012 - 2013

Contact

Üniversite Cad. No: 37-39 Ağaçlı Yol
Bornova / İZMİR