BULLC (Bogazici University Lifelong Learning Center), Director
Dr Atabarut has got his B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering from Bogazici University, Turkey in 1988, and then he completed his M.Sc. and PhD studies at Bogazici University in the field of environmental technologies.
In Germany, first at Hamburg-Harburg Technical University and later at Aachen Technical University he jointly conducted research projects. He coordinated or worked in more than 60 national and international projects. He organized more than 70 national and international academic meetings. He is the editor of 15 books and author of many articles and technical reports.
Dr Atabarut is currently a faculty member at Bogazici University, the director of Lifelong Learning Center, and the deputy director of Sustainable Development and Cleaner Production Center. He is the board member of European Universities Continuing Education Network (EUCEN) and former president and board member of Turkish Universities Continuous Education Centers (TUSEM) Council.
Dr. Atabarut has also actively involved in different professional bodies and NGOs.