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

Ilkay Tuzcu

Ilkay Tuzcu



Galatasaray University, Media and Communication Studies


Istanbul Kultur University, Communication Design


Gazi University, English Language Teaching

Research Areas

Cultural Studies, New media and digital culture, Neo-subcultures, The network society, Class and identity 


Ilkay Tuzcu Tigli works as an Instructor at ScOLa. She received her BA in English Language Teaching from Gazi University in 2006, and her MA in Communication Design at Istanbul Kultur University in 2012. She holds a PhD from Media and Communication Studies, Galatasaray University, 2019. She received a scholarship from Tubitak during her PhD education. She received education in the field of international exams and portfolio in London. She also had some trainings in foreign language teaching at International Laureate Universitiesand Austria Salzburg University as a EU National Agency scholar. She completed a TESOL program in 2010-2011, during her foreign language teaching assistantship as a Fulbright scholar at Portland State University, the USA. Prior to Ozyegin University, she worked at Istanbul Kultur University, Portland State University and Istanbul Bilgi University.