Academic Experience:

July 2013 -                        Associate Professor,  Mathematics and Statistics and Mathematics and Engineering, Queen's University     
July 2007 -  June 2013     Assistant Professor, 
Mathematics and Statistics and Mathematics and Engineering, Queen's University     
June 2016-                       Adjunct Associate Professor, Bilkent University

Sept. 2006 - Aug. 2007    Post-Doctoral Researcher, Yale University, New Haven, CT (Advisor: Prof. Sekhar Tatikonda)
Visiting Associate Professor, University of Passau, May 2016 (intensive course on 'Control of Stochastic Systems')
Visiting Associate Professor, Bilkent University, January 2014-Summer 2014 (on sabbatical leave).
Visiting Assistant Professor, KTH-Sweden, May 2012 (intensive summer course on 'Stochastic Networked Control Systems').

Education:
2003 - 2006  PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering (at Coordinated Science Laboratory)
                University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (Advisor: Prof. Tamer Basar)
2001 - 2003 MS in
Electrical and Computer Engineering (at Coordinated Science Laboratory)
                University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor:
Prof. Tamer Basar)
1997 - 2001 BS in Electrical Engineering, Bilkent University, Ankara
Summer 2004 Research Internship at Xerox PARC, 2004 (hosts. Dr. Haitham Hindi and Dr. Lara Crawford)

Awards, Honors:
2013 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics (lecture / citation)
Queen's University Advisory Research Committee Grant Award

2013 TAC Outstanding Reviewer