Professor Mustafa Karaşahin
İstanbul Gelişim University, Turkey
Mustafa Karaşahin holds a BSc (Akdeniz University, 1985), a MSc (İstanbul Technical University, 1988) and a PhD (University of Nottingham, 1993), all in Civil Engineering. He has been on the faculty of the department of Civil Engineering at İstanbul Gelişim University since 2017. He worked in Akdeniz University in 1986-1992, Süleyman Demirel University in 1992-2010, and İstanbul University in 2010-2017. In this period, he held some administrative and academic positions, as Head of Architecture Department (1996-1998), Head of Civil Engineering Department (2007-2010) in Süleyman Demirel University, Head of Civil Engineering Department (2013-2016) in İstanbul University, and currently Head of Civil Engineering Department in İstanbul Gelişim University. His research area covers road pavements, traffic signalization and high-speed railways. He has directed application and research projects in the field of his expertise.