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Assist.Prof. (PhD) Fatma Tuba Geyikler

Faculty of Human and Social Sciences /

Short CV

Tuba Geyikler is Assistant Professor of English Language and Literature at Yaşar University in Izmir, Turkey. She received her B.A., M.A and PhD in American Culture and Literature from Ankara University in 1998, 2001 and 2008 respectively. Prior to taking her position at Yaşar, she taught at Ankara University. Her research focuses on the connections between myths and contemporary literature of indigenous peoples in the United States. Among her current research projects are a study of the southern gothic literature of the United States and a cognitive literary study of magical realism in postmodern Turkish novels. Her published translations include _Geç Kapıdan Körebe_ (_Human Croquet_) and _Köpeğimi Alıp Erkenden_ (_Started Early, Took My Dog_) by Kate Atkinson.

  • Email tuba.geyikler@yasar.edu.tr  
  • Phone 0232-570 8843  

Education

Phd

AMERİKAN KÜLTÜRÜ VE EDEBİYATI (DR) / ANKARA ÜNİVERSİTESİ
SOSYAL BİLİMLER ENSTİTÜSÜ/AMERİKAN KÜLTÜRÜ VE EDEBİYATI (DR)/
Thesis Name: Postmodern Goddesses in Contemporary Chicana Feminist Novel: Peel My Love like a Onion, Caramelo, or, Puro Cuento: A Novel, and Face of an Angel (2008)
Thesis Advisor: Yusuf Eradam
2001 - 2008

Master

AMERİKAN KÜLTÜRÜ VE EDEBİYATI (YL) (TEZLİ) / ANKARA ÜNİVERSİTESİ
SOSYAL BİLİMLER ENSTİTÜSÜ/AMERİKAN KÜLTÜRÜ VE EDEBİYATI (YL) (TEZLİ)/
Thesis Name: Louise Endrich`in eserlerinde dinsel ve söylemsel ögeler (2001)
Thesis Advisor: Yusuf Eradam
1998 - 2001

Bachelor

BATI DİLLERİ VE EDEBİYATLARI BÖLÜMÜ / ANKARA ÜNİVERSİTESİ
DİL VE TARİH COĞRAFYA FAKÜLTESİ/BATI DİLLERİ VE EDEBİYATLARI BÖLÜMÜ/AMERİKAN KÜLTÜRÜ VE EDEBİYATI PR. (İNGİLİZCE)/
1994 - 1998

Academic Titles

Asst.Prof.

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / İNGİLİZ DİLİ VE EDEBİYATI BÖLÜMÜ
2009 -

Lecturer (PhD.)

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / İNGİLİZ DİLİ VE EDEBİYATI BÖLÜMÜ
2008 - 2009

Research Assistant

ANKARA ÜNİVERSİTESİ / BATI DİLLERİ VE EDEBİYATLARI BÖLÜMÜ
1998 - 2007

Thesis Superviser

Master Thesis
PAPATYA ÇETİN Explorations of ecological problems addressed by Emily Brontë's wuthering heights Yaşar Üniversitesi 2020
BEDİA AYANOĞLU Body and body politics in terms of the relatinonship between power and people in modern dystopian fiction Yaşar Üniversitesi 2020
CHIGOZIE MICHAEL GEORGE Villainization of Okonkwo in Chinua Achebe's Things Fall apart; a subtle approval of the imperialists' attempt to "Otherize" the African system and culture Yaşar Üniversitesi 2020
CHIGOZIE MICHAEL GEORGE VILLAINIZATION OF OKONKWO IN CHINUA ACHEBE'S THINGS FALL APART; A SUBTLE APPROVAL OF THE IMPERIALISTS' ATTEMPT TO "OTHERIZE" THE AFRICAN SYSTEM AND CULTURE. Yaşar Üniversitesi 2020
TUBA ÜNLÜ The fall of civilization: An eco-critical analysis of Ursula K. Le Guin's the word for world is forest and William Golding's Lord of the flies Yaşar Üniversitesi 2018
GİZEM ÖZGİRGİN The Concept of ”Home” in Toni Morrison’xxs Home and God Help the Child 2017
İlkay Binnaz Nargaz Gülek A Feminist Study on Monica Ali's _Brick Lane._ 2016
İLKAY BİNNAZ NARGAZ GÜLEK A Feminist Study on Monica Ali’xxs _Brick Lane._ 2016
GAMZE HEPER HISIM Gender Issues and Femininity in the Fairy Tale “Snow White” by The Grimm Brothers and Anne Sexton’s Poem “Snow White” 2016
PhD Thesis

Publications

7.3 Published in CPCI-S or CPCI-SSH indexed conference proceedings International
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA Memory and Chronology in Sandra Cisneros s Caramelo American Studies Association of Turkey 37th International American Studies Conference 2015
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA,CUMALIOĞLU EMRE The Notion of Justice in The Merchant of Venice 5th International IDEA Conference: Studies in English 2010
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA Carmen Santos From Either or to All Cambia Todo Cambia Change in Latin America Conference of the PCCLAS (Pacific Coast Council on Latin American Studies) 2006
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA June Kashpaw A Contemporary Goddess Kadın Çalışmalarında Disiplinlerarası Buluşma 2004
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA Gerry Nanapush A Trickster Figure in Louise Erdrich s Novels 26th Annual American Studies Seminar by ASAT 2001
7.4 Books & Book Chapters International
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA Geç Kapıdan Körebe Page (-) Yapı Kredi Yayınları 2017
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA Kızılderilinin Çocukluğu Page (-) İmge Kitabevi Yayınları 2002
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA Magic Prague Page (-) İş Bankası Yayınları 2000
7.7 Other Publications
Others
GEYİKLER FATMA TÜBA KÖPEĞİMİ ALIP ERKENDEN YAPI KREDİ YAYINLARI 2015
Non-academic Experience
Türkiye Amerikan Etüdleri derneği Secretary Mesleki Dernekler 2005 2007
ASAT News Member, Editorial Board Mesleki Dernekler 2002 2004
Türkiye Amerikan Etüdleri Derneği Treasurer Mesleki Dernekler 2002 2004
Türkiye Amerikan Etüdleri Derneği Webmaster Mesleki Dernekler 2002 2003
İmge Kitabevi Yayınları, 1999 Genel Yayın Yönetmeni Yardımcısı Ticari (Özel) 1999 1999

Administrative Duties

Enstitü Müdür Yardımcısı YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2013 - 2013

Bölüm Başkanı YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2011 - 2013

Fakülte Kurulu Üyeliği YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2011 - 2014

Yönetim Kurulu Üyeliği YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2010 -

Yönetim Kurulu Üyeliği YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2010 -

Bölüm Başkanı YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2010 - 2011

Komisyon Üyeliği YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2009 - 2014

Dekan Yardımcısı YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ

2009 - 2010

Membership in Scientific and Professional Organizations

Pacific Coast Council on Latin American Studies (PCCLAS)

2006 - 2007

Modern Language Association (MLA)

2010 -

Kitap Çevirmenleri Derneği

2010 -

Türkiye Amerikan Etüdleri Derneği

1998 -

Awards

Yayın Teşvik Ödülü

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / TÜRKİYE
2017

Yayın Teşvik Ödülü

YAŞAR ÜNİVERSİTESİ / TÜRKİYE
2015

Bilimsel Yayınları Özendirme Desteği

ANKARA ÜNİVERSİTESİ / TÜRKİYE
2006

ASAT U.S. Travel Grant

Türkiye Amerikan Etüdleri Derneği / TÜRKİYE
2006

Courses

ENGY 5521 ADVANCED COMPOSITION FOR LITERARY STUDIES (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 3

ENGL 0030 KÜRESEL EDEBİYAT BAĞLAMINDA TÜRK EDEBİYATI (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

ENGL 1062 AMERICAN CULTURE AND LITERATURE II (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

ENGL 4438 20TH-CENTURY AND CONTEMPORARY POETRY (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 4

TURKISH LITERATURE IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBAL LITERATURE (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 4

16TH AND 17TH-CENTURY ENGLISH LITERATURE (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 4

ADVANCED COMPOSITION FOR LITERARY STUDIES (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

20TH-CENTURY AND CONTEMPORARY POETRY (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 4

AMERICAN CULTURE II (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 3

AMERICAN CULTURE AND LITERATURE I (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 4

16TH AND 17TH CENTURY ENGLISH LITERATURE (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 4

ACADEMIC WRITING IN LITERARY STUDIES (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 3

AMERICAN CULTURE AND LITERATURE II (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 4

20TH CENTURY AND CONTEMPORARY POETRY (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 4

AMERICAN CULTURE AND LITERATURE II (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 3

Contact

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