This function has been maintained by the models and integrations, which are determined by recent conditions and necessities as well as ongoing developments within the frame of “informatics” since Plato until 1960’s. Starting from 1970’s, the questioning style around a new question, evolving into an “ontological” process by considering the identity it exists with, and in terms of structure, according to mental confusion and counter play principle, has willfully caused it to be visible, and consequently, in intellectual reaction as well as in the status of gaining a new form and language from engineering to social areas with the quality of ‘speed and lightness’. Thus, universities’ ‘dreams of new touches’ pave the way to reimagination and performance. Ankara Bilim University, as the main driving and organizing force with its ten departments within three faculties, is a composition of the practice of ‘sustainable thinking’ around the main idea of “reimagine the world”.
He was born in 1959 in Samsun. He completed his PhD at the University of Manchester (1991). Between 1999-2000 and 2009-2011, he taught Turkish Literature at Oxford University. As a Fulbright Visiting Scholar in Residence at Alma College, he taught Turkish literature, literary theory and narrative science (2006). Besides Modern Turkish Literature; fields of study include: literary theory, narrative science, fiction writing. Ondokuz Mayıs, Bilkent, Girne American, Nişantaşı are the universities where he worked, and as of June 2020, he has appointed as the Rector of Ankara Bilim University. Prof. Dr. Yavuz Demir’s books and translations as well as his articles published in various journals are: İlk Dönem Türk Hikayelerinde Anlatıcılar Tipolojisi (2002), Zaman Zaman İçinde/Roman Roman İçinde (2002), The Conqueror: A Novel (2009), Hayat Böyledir İşte Fakat Hikaye (2010), Kalenin Bedenleri/Kurmacanın Halleri (2018).
PROF. DR. YAVUZ DEMİR
Rector of Ankara Science University