Gokhan Coskun an international education professional with over 15 years of experience in international leadership, management, diplomacy, cross cultural advising, and international exchange program development. He is the founder of Prof. Aziz Sancar Girls in STEM project that aims to pique girls’ curiosity in the STEM field at an early age by raising awareness of global culture and science.
In 2008, he has developed the first ever English Study Abroad Program operating at U.S. Universities campuses for Turkish University students. The program was designed with the “Learning English by Living English” philosophy at Boston University, Kent State University, Northeastern University, Northern Virginia Community College, and California State University. In 2009, he established Harriet Fulbright College and successfully directed the school’s accreditation process by CEA and received SEVIS certification through USCIS. Mr. Coskun was responsible for the opening of the first Turkish University Campus in the U.S.
Mr. Coskun attended many international meetings and conferences on education in United States, Turkey, South Korea, Germany, China, and Mongolia. With the assistance of the State Department Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs Department, he successfully established one of the first ever training program in the United States for Korean defectors. Mr. Coskun developed global exchange programs with: U.S State Department, American Bar Associations, Korea-U.S. Science Cooperation Center, Korea Ministry of Education, Kyungsung University, Yeoju Technology University, Mongolian University Science and Technology, Ulaanbaatar City Office, Turkish Press and Information Center, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission, Berlin Technical University, and Charles University in Prague.
He is currently working on his PHD dissertation in Economic Managerial and Social Faculty Labor Economics. He has a Masters in Economic Managerial and Social Faculty Human Resources from University of Istanbul, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Counselling Science from Karadeniz Technical University.