Seden Gürlek

Seden Gürlek

Seden Gürlek works as a Program Officer at Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul. Seden holds a B.A. in Sociology and an M.A. in Political Science and International Relations from Boğaziçi University. Her master thesis, titled “Understanding the ‘Harmonization’ of Syrians: The Politics of Implementation at the Local Level,'' focuses on the refugee incorporation projects held at the municipal level in Istanbul. Prior to joining the Istanbul Center, Seden worked as a Monitoring and Evaluation Officer in an NGO carrying out social protection projects for refugees where she developed and strengthened monitoring and evaluation procedures and assessed the progress in achieving the project output.