Prof. Dr. Ilkay ERDOGAN ORHAN

Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey

  • Date of Birth: September 24, 1972 (Ankara, Turkey)
  • Sc. (Pharmacy): Gazi University, Faculty of Pharmacy (1989-1993)
  • Sc. (Pharmacognosy): Gazi University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacognosy, Ankara, Turkey (1993-1996) with scholarship provided by the Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council (TUBITAK)
  • Sc. (Marine Natural Product Chemistry): University of the Ryukyus, College of Science, Department of Chemistry, Biology and Marine Sciences, Okinawa, Japan (1996-1998) with Monbusho scholarship provided by the Japanese Ministry of Education
  • D. (Pharmacognosy): Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey (1999-2002)
  • Post-doctoral fellow: Department of Chemistry, University of Winnipeg, Canada (2003)
  • Dean: Faculty of Pharmacy, Eastern Mediterranean University, Gazimagosa, The Northern Cyprus (2011-2014)
  • Dean: Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey (2016- continues)

 

Awards

2006    Young Scientist Award given by Pharmacy Academy – Turkish Association of Pharmacists

2010    Young Woman Scientist Award for Asia-Pacific Region given by Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD, Italy)

2010    Science Award in Biology by COMSTECH (Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation by OIC – Organization of Islamic Cooperation)

2011    Young Female Scientist Award by L’Oreal & Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA)

2011    Honor Award represented by Gazi University

2015    Innovation Award for Women by Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council (TUBITAK) and Association of Woman & Democracy (KADEM)

2016    Science Award given by Pharmacy Academy – Turkish Association of Pharmacists

2017    Success Award (the most-cited scientist) given by Foundation of Drug, Pharmacy, Health and Science Technologies (IVEK)

2017    Golden Mortar Science Award represented by Pharmacist Journal

2017    Silver Medal for the Patent at International Scientific Invention Fair (ISIF) by Ministry of Science and Technology of Turkey

2018    Best Academic Invention Medal by International Federation of Invention Associations (IFIA)

2019    Principal Member of Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA)

2020    Fellow of Islamic World Academy of Sciences (IAS)

 

  • 253 Articles in international journals covered by SCI, 43 articles in national journals, & 18 book chapters, 3 books, h index: 41 (WoS) & 46 (Scopus), 3 patents, 5 patent applications
  • Member of Traditional Chinese Medicine Group in European Pharmacopeia Commission
  • Member of International Scientific Board of Austrian Drug Screening Institute (ADSI)
  • Representative of Southeast Europe & Turkey for Phytochemical Society of Europe (PSE)

Research areas: Phytotherapy, enzyme inhibitors from natural sources, neurodegenerative diseases, marine natural products, natural cosmetics