Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
University of Amsterdam
Prof. Dr. Tuna Taşan-Kok is an urban social geographer and planner. After graduating from the Department of City and Regional Planning at Dokuz Eylul University in Izmir with cum laude, she went on to complete a M.Sc. in Regional Planning at the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey in 1996. Fast forward to 2015, Tuna joined the Department of Human Geography, Urban Planning and International Development at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). In February 2018 she was appointed Professor of Urban Governance and Planning at the UvA Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences. UGoveRN has been initiated by Prof. Dr. Tuna Taşan-Kok within the framework of Chair of Urban Governance and Planning at UvA.