Ozkul, Zeynep

Senior Research Assistant

Profile
  • Zeynep Ozkul
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-FLORES
    OFFICE:
    UNU-FLORES, Ammonstrasse 74, Dresden, 01067, Germany
    E-MAIL:
    ozkul@unu.edu
    NATIONALITY:
    Turkish

    Research Interests

    • Capacity development
    • Environmental Resource Management
    • Gender & Climate Change
    • Science-Policy Interface

    Education

    • Master of Arts (MA), Development Studies, University of Passau, Germany (2018)
    • Bachelor of Arts (BA), International Relations, Bilkent University, Turkey (2015)

    Appointments

    • Senior Research Assistant, UNU-FLORES
    • Research Assistant, UNU-FLORES
    • Research Intern, UNU-FLORES

    Biographical Statement

    Zeynep Ozkul is Senior Research Assistant at UNU-FLORES. Zeynep is interested in exploring the Resource Nexus approach in the context of transition towards a circular economy and understanding the social, political, and normative elements of interlinked social-ecological systems. She works in the framework of water security and circular economy. Her work is in line with understanding the balance between humankind and shared ecological systems, including health and gender aspects of the Resource Nexus.

    Zeynep assists in planning, administrative coordination, and implementation activities of the SMART-WaterDomain project that seeks to provide a framework for organisational decision-making processes for companies and utilities to facilitate the uptake of water reuse practices.