University of Northern Iowa

Yakup Çetin

From: 
Fatih University, Istanbul, Turkey
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University of Northern Iowa

Dr. Yakup Çetin is presently the chairman of ELT program at Fatih University. He graduated from the Department of Foreign Language Education at Bogazici University in 1994 (Istanbul/Turkey), then MA at Hacettepe University in 2001 (Ankara/Turkey), and PhD at Ilia Chavchavadze State University in 2006 (Tbilisi/Georgia). He has been the ESL/EFL instructor of many Turkish, Georgian, Azerbaijani, Armenian, Russian and Kurdish and other post-soviet students for more than 15 years. His favorite research areas are language teaching methodology, second language learning and teaching, psycholinguistics, reading, and vocabulary. Besides publishing scientific papers, he is interested in publishing foreign language teaching materials.