She studied architecture in Dokuz Eylül University in Izmir and obtained her masters and doctoral degrees from the same institution. Ozlem Erkarslan taught as a full-time academic member in the departments of architecture of several universities between 1990-2010 including Dokuz Eylul University, Eastern Mediterranean University and Izmir Institute of Technology. She also taught and conducted research in the graduate program of Women Studies in Ege University. Ozlem Erkarslan worked as head and professor in the department of architecture in Gediz University until 23 July 2016. Her research interests include anti-orientalism, architectural criticism and space-gender issues. She is the founder member of facebook page: Reading Architecture.
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