BURCU KARLSSON - RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION OFFICER
Burcu [pronounced boor:joo] Karlsson joined the Sydney Medical School-Northern in November 2012 as the Research Administration Officer on a part time basis. She has been living in Australia for the past six years.
She completed her B.A. and M.A. degrees in Psychology at Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey; where she also worked as a research assistant and an academic instructor. After that she worked as a psychologist at a rehabilitation centre for mentally disabled children. She likes gaining new skills and believes in life-long learning; and that is why she is also a qualified teacher of English as a second language, English-Turkish translator/interpreter, chef and barista.
In her free time she enjoys painting, sewing and long walks on the beach.