Ali Turkyilmaz

School of Engineering, Civil Engineering
Associate Professor
+7 7172 70 5845

Ali Turkyilmaz, PhD. from Department of Industrial Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, has joined Nazarbayev University in 2016. His research and teaching area include production and service systems management, quality management, lean-six sigma, data analysis, and decision support systems. He has taught courses at undergraduate and graduate levels including MBA and Ph.D. and supervised more than 20 graduate theses. He currently teaches at Engineering Management master degree program at Nazarbayev University. 

Dr. Turkyilmaz has served as an editorial board member of 7 journals including Industrial Management and Data Systems, International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development (IJMED), International Journal of Supply Chain Management, and International Journal of Services and Standards. He is the author of more than 60 publications in various journals and conference proceedings. He has received the Emerald’s Outstanding Paper Award in 2012 and the best paper award of IMDA, International Management Development Association, in 2005.

Besides his academic activities, he has also a wide industry experience as a consultant and/or project coordinator. He holds certifications as ISO 9001 lead auditor, occupational health and safety trainer, and consultant for business companies, SMEs in particular.

More information about his research can be found at Research-Gate and Google-Scholar.