Oya Saf is a researcher in the Play the City team for the Mersin Citylab, and will also coordinate the activities of Mersin University “Design Community” in the scope of the project. She participates in the break-out session: CityLab, local action or international movement? on Wednesday June 19.
Oya graduated from DEÜ (Dokuz Eylül University) with a bachelor’s degree in Architecture. She has a masters and PhD degrees from the Graduate Program in Architecture in IYTE (Izmir Institute of Technology). Currently, she is giving lectures as an Assist Professor of Architecture at Faculty of Architecture in Mersin University. Her interest areas are Urban Morphology Studies, Sustainable Urban Planning, Sustainable Architecture and Ecological Design Approaches, Sustainable Tourism Buildings, Ottoman Cities, Surveying-Restoration and Conservation Works. In addition, she is working as a “Design Community” advisor at Mersin University.