Dr. Gülsen ÜNVER is an Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction at Ege University. She got undergraduate degree on Child Development and Early Childhood Education at Gazi University and, Master of Science and doctoral degrees of curriculum and instruction at Hacettepe University.
She studied on teacher education as a Visiting Scholar from September 1, 20I2 through December 10, 2012 at University of Washington. She was a member of “Educational Committee” in a non-governmental foundation, Ege Contemporary Education Foundation (Ege Çağdaş Eğitim Vakfı – EÇEV), in 2013-2015. She is the recipient (with Ahmet Dikbayır and Bünyamin Yurdakul) of the Nafi Atuf Kansu Educational Research Article Award – 2016. She is a member of the Turkish Curriculum and Instruction Association, and Association for the Development of Early Childhood Education in Turkey.
Her research interests are teacher education, reflective teaching and student-centered approach. She is author of the book Reflective thinking in Turkish. Dr. Unver has also authored twenty three published articles, four project reports, and four book chapters.