Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

Fax : +90 (216) 564 99 99

E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr


Instructor (PhD), Medical Anthropology


History, Anthropology, and Science, Technology & Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019


Sociology, Boğaziçi University, 2009


Political Science and International Relations, Marmara University, 2005

Research Areas

Anthropology of Reproductive Technologies and Biobanking; Medical Anthropology; Feminist Science & Technology Studies; Family, Kinship and Gender; and Transnational Mobilities.


Burcu Mutlu obtained her BA degree in Political Science and International Relations from Marmara University and her MA degree in Sociology from Boğaziçi University. She completed her Ph.D. in History, Anthropology, and Science, Technology & Society at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2019. In 2017-2018, she was also a doctoral associate in the program in Science, Religion, and Culture at Harvard Divinity School. During the 2020-21 academic year, she taught in the General Education Department at Istanbul Bilgi University. Her research areas include anthropology of reproductive technologies and biobanking; medical anthropology; feminist science & technology studies; family, kinship and gender; and transnational mobilities.