- Nakiye Avdan Boyacigiller knows the time and patience that must go into establishing a global university. For her, it is all about balance between science and outreach, theory and practice.
Nakiye Avdan Boyacigiller
Prepared to be inspired by Boyacigiller’s journey helping to transform Sabancı University into a hotbed of innovation, progress, and international collaboration. Born in the US, Nakiye Avdan Boyacigiller has been educated in Turkey, France, and the US. She is now the Dean of the Faculty of Management at Sabancı University in Istanbul, Turkey.