Three postdoctoral researchers were selected to be supported by the EU-Marie S. Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship hosted by Sabancı University

The EU-funded postdoctoral training programme Marie S. Curie Postoctoral Fellowship (MSCA-PF) is a big success for the Sabancı University: 3 outstanding researchers will be joining the University in the coming year. Sabancı University will be hosting excellent fellows which they will conduct their projects for 2 years with the support of our faculty members as supervisors.  

The New Fellows and SU Supervisors are:

  • MSCA Postdoctoral Fellow: Sahar Porrang

Faculty / Supervisor: Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences – Faculty Member Nur Mustafaoğlu Varol

Project Name: “Enhanced-DDS: An enhanced drug delivery system for brain cancer treatment which will be tested by human cell-based 3D in vitro microfluidic system"


  • ERA Fellow:  Yahya Nurgat

Faculty / Supervisor: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences – Faculty Member Abdurrahman Atçıl

Project Name: "OTTOHAJJ- Between the sacred and the mundane: A historical inquiry into travel and travelling practices on the Ottoman pilgrimage road from Üsküdar"


  • ERA Fellow:  Mohaned Chariti

Faculty / Supervisor: Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences - Faculty Member Özgür Erçetin

Project Name: “IRAM (Intelligent New Radio Access Network: Deployment and Management)”


The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship (MSCA-PF) programme is an EU-funded postdoctoral training programme. It allows postdoctoral researchers (fellows) to gain additional skills and abilities working on a specific research project in a new environment and to transfer their knowledge within their new institution.  ERA Fellowships is a funding program under the MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships funding program, which aims to support researchers in developing countries and has the same rights.