Environmental and social history of the late Ottoman Empire, geography, school books
Özkan Akpınar obtained his BA degree in 2003 at Boğaziçi University, Department of History and his MA degree in the Ataturk Institute for Modern Turkish History from Bogazici University in 2010. He continues his PhD in the same institute. Between 2012-2015 he taught History of Turkish Republic courses at Bogazici University. Since 2016 he teaches at Ozyegin University. His research interests are environmental and social history of the late Ottoman Empire.