Professor Dr. Derya ÖCAL
She was born in 1975 in Ankara. In 1997, she graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Communication, Department of Journalism. She completed his master's degree in 1999 and doctorate degree in 2005 in Ankara University Social Sciences Institute, Public Relations and Public Relations Department. In 2002, she started to work as Research Assistant at Public Relations and Publicity Department of Ataturk University Communication Faculty. In 2007, she was appointed as Assistant Professor in the same university. In 2011, Öcal took her Associate Professor title in the field of 'Communication Sciences' and in 2016, she received Professor title in Atatürk University.
Öcal, whose main field of study is public relations, advertising, brand management, popular culture, ethics, environment and media economy, has carried out numerous articles, papers and academic studies in the international and national edited and original book studies.