Selin Taftaf obtained her BA degree from Bilkent University’s Department of International Relations in 2015. Following her graduation, she worked as a Tax Audit Assistant at the Ernst & Young company for 9 months. She completed her MBA degree at METU. Her research primarily focuses on gender equality, leadership and women empowerment at the organizational context. Her master’s thesis, which completed under the supervision of Assoc. Prof. Dr. F. Pınar Acar, focused on abusive supervision, which is a relatively new topic in the leadership literature, and deferential perceptions of this specific destructive leadership behavior with respect to gender. Currently, she is pursuing her PhD degree in Sociology. Her areas of interest are work and organization, organizational behavior and human resources management. 


Office: I202

E-mail: staftaf at

Phone: +90(312)210 30 33 - 5

Fax: +90(312)210 79 62

Mailing Address: Department of Business Administration, Middle East Technical University 06800 Ankara - TURKEY

Research Interests

Gender equality

Women employment

Women leadership

Diversity and inclusion in organizations


BSc in International Relations, Bilkent University, 2015

MBA in Business Administration, METU, 2018

PhD in Sociology, METU, Ongoing

Courses Assisted

BA 2802 – Principles of Finance

BA 2203 – Organizational Behavior

BA 4103 – Strategic Management

BA 4829 – Financial Modelling with Spreadsheets

BA 5102 – Strategic Management (MBA)

BAS 321 – Organizational Behavior (SUNY)

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27/08/2020 - 14:00