Serkan is a full time senior lecturer in economics and business. His qualifications include business management studies at the University of Hamburg/Lueneburg, a BA (Hons) and an MBA from Southampton Solent University. He is also a PRINCE2 approved trainer and a fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Serkan is currently the academic course leader for ACCA and is teaching on various undergraduate, postgraduate as well as professional courses in the areas of project management, economics, business and marketing, specialising in simulation and dynamic learning.
He previously worked as a knowledge transfer manager for the University and has secured the University’s first two KTP successes working under the vice chancellor's office and managed four knowledge transfer partnerships (KTPs) so far. Serkan's inspiring business acumen and international communication skills have generated contacts and courses for the University in countries such as Germany, Austria, Turkey, Nigeria and China. In addition, he created the School of Business, Law and Communication project management system and workflow called eCAP using his PRINCE2 methodology skills as an approved practitioner.