Esma Burçin Dengiz

  • B.F.A., interior architecture and environmental design, Bilkent University, 1999
  • M.F.A., interior architecture and environmental design, Bilkent University, 2001
  • M.Sc., historic preservation, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2003

“It is a highly rewarding process to unite my passion about design and the environment for helping individuals achieve their dreams."

Esma Burçin Dengiz | Interior design professor

Awards, recognition and honors

IALD Education Trust Stipend received by several students in 2012 and 2013; SCAD Presidential Fellowship Award Spring 2010; Cooper Lighting SOURCE National Competition Honorary Mention Award won by student, 2010; IIDA Best of the Best Chapter Graduate Student Award won by student, 2009

Organizations

International Association of Lighting Designers, Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, Interior Design Educators Council

Previous Positions

Teaching assistant, interior architecture department, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; teaching assistant, interior architecture and environmental design department, Bilkent University, Ankara Turkey; freelance lighting consultant, Savannah, Georgia; intern interior restoration architect, Istanbul Principal Office for Monuments and Surveys, Istanbul, Turkey; intern interior architect, Emek L.L.C., Ankara, Turkey; intern interior architect, Presidential Army Buildings Complex, Limak Holding, Ankara, Turkey; freelance interior architect and design consultant, Ankara, Turkey