After receiving his BA degree in Foreign Language Education from Middle East Technical University, Dr. Kurt completed his MA in English Language Education at Gazi University and his PhD in Curriculum and Language Instruction at Ankara University. Before starting work at Near East University in 2001 as an assistant professor, he had worked as a lecturer at Ankara and Bilkent Universities. His research interest is in teacher education, learning theories, educational technology, multiculturalism, multilingualism and language learning. Dr. Kurt has given workshops and lectures, conducted research and published articles on various topics pertaining to language teaching, literature and education.
Prof. Dr. Mustafa KURT