HCRI Speaker Series: Education in a Crisis: The case for Syrian refugees in Turkey
|Starts:||14:00 19 Mar 2014|
|Ends:||16:00 19 Mar 2014|
|What is it:||Seminar|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
|Who is it for:||Current University students, University staff|
In this Speaker Series, Selin Yildiz Nielsen talks about the issues surrounding the recent Syrian refugee crisis in Turkey with a particular focus on education for Syrian refugees.
Selin received her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of California-Riverside and is now teaching at Drake University
in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.A.. She has worked in international education for the last 20 years and recently served as a visiting Assistant Professor of Education at Zirve University in Gaziantep, Turkey during which time she also spent considerable time at the Syrian refugee camps in the area.
Travel and Contact Information
Samuel Alexander Building