Prof. Dr. Aşkın Asan

Prof. Dr. Aşkın Asan is an executive board member of the Maarif Foundation, member of Turkey’s Democracy Platform, and a faculty member at Istanbul Ticaret University.  Elected as a Member of the Turkish Grand National Assembly from Ankara, Prof. Asan served as a vice president of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean and was a member of Turkish Delegation of the Parliamentary Union of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference during her time in parliamentary office. She is a former Deputy Minister of Family and Social Policies (2011-2014) and was Rector of Avrasya University in Trabzon between 2014-2017.