It is a pleasure to report the following individuals as honorary members to TASSA. TASSAs Board conferred their honorary membership based on their generally recognized distinction and devoted service to the field of education, science, and public service, as well as their demonstrated contributions to the mission of TASSA.
Conferred in 2008
Yalçin Ayasli, Ph.D.
Founder and Trustee, Turkish Cultural Foundation
Conferred in 2007
Daron Acemoglu, Ph.D.
Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Conferred in 2006
Aziz Sancar, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M. Gazi Yasargil, M.D.
Professor, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Conferred in 2005
Erdal Inönü, Ph.D.
Professor, Sabanci University
(Deceased in October 2007)
O. Faruk Logoglu, Ph.D.
Former Ambassador of Turkey to the U.S.
Kenan Sahin, Ph.D.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, TIAX LLC