2016 News

Scholarship for Turkish women accepted to Graduate Level Economics programs in US

Grants will be awarded to Turkish women accepted to Masters or PhD programs in Economics at accredited schools in the United States, in memory of Sena Eken Schieber.   full story

TASSA's Aydoğan Özcan is awarded the International Commission for Optics Prize

Aydogan Ozcan, Chancellor’s Professor of Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, and a Board Director at TASSA, has received the International Commission for Optics (ICO) Prize.   full story

Call for Nominations for the Young Scholar Awards 2016

We are now announcing the 2nd TASSA Young Scholars Award program to recognize the achievements of young Turkish American scholars, as part of the upcoming 2016 TASSA Annual Conference. The nomination deadline is February 1st, 2016.   full story

Co-chairs discuss the 2016 TASSA Conference

As the 2016 TASSA conference approaching fast, we reached out to co-choirs of the meeting organizing committee, Esen Ercan Alp (Argonne National Laboratory) and Burhaneddin Sandıkçı (University of Chicago) to bring you an update on the conference preparation.   full story

Candan Tamerler, Vice President of TASSA, is elected for the AIMBE College of Fellows

The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows has elected Candan Tamerler, Vice President of TASSA as a fellow.   full story

Young Scholar Profile: Nevzat Kazgan

The young scholar in this issue is Nevzat Kazgan, a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease, at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.   full story

Introducing TASSA Board Members: Aydogan Ozcan

In this issue we feature Aydoğan Özcan, the Chancellor's Professor at UCLAleading the Bio- and Nano-Photonics Laboratory at the Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering Departments.   full story

9th Winter Workshop in Economics held in Istanbul

This year marks the the ninth year of the Winter Workshop in Economics held in Istanbul, Turkey   full story