CURRICULUM VITAE

M. ERDEM İŞLER

M. Erdem Isler was born on the 28th of February 1989 in the town of Ercis in Van, Turkey. In 2008 he attended Anadolu University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences Department of Public Administration. In 2009 he enrolled at the International Balkan University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences Department of International Economic Relations. Graduated in 2014. After completing his undergraduate studies, he was enrolled in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at the International Balkan University, Department of Business Administration. He has successfully completed all the courses in this department.

After finishing his undergraduate studies he was actively involved in his sphere. During his student years, he founded Weekly Balkan(ISSN:1857-7776), which is considered the first and only English international student magazine in the Balkans. And he worked as the main coordinator for 3 years in this magazine. In 2011, he also was one of the participants in student council elections at the International Balkan University. After being active for 3 years in Weeklybalkan, he left his position and started as editor-in-chief in Evlad-I Fatihan magazine (ISSN:1789-5698). Evlad-I Fatihan is Macedonia`s first Turkish youth and culture magazine. During this period, together with Republic of Turkey advisor Ibrahim Kalin, he was the representative of International Balkan University in the Academic Perspective Institute. Then, he led the reopening of the Turkish Student Association (TUTAB) Project within the framework of the Köprü Association. Political Academy, which was established in the structure of these institutions has been widely reported in the press of Macedonia and Turkey, academics and politicians have organized numerous symposiums as a participant. The members of the Political Academy were on-site in Palestine to get detailed information about the events in Palestine. Among the founders of the first IBU International Student Congress in 2014, Isler was responsible for the General Secretariat of the congress and its financial affairs. Both in the first and the second congress, the sponsorship model consisting of the categories “Platinum, Gold, and Silver” which is frequently used in the world was implemented very successfully in the above-mentioned congress. Thanks to this implementation model, institutions and companies still continue to be the sponsor of the congress.

In 2014, therewithal with his Master’s studies, he started as one of the administrative staff of the International Balkan University. The same year with a view to eliminate the insufficiency and to create a brand for the future established IBU Media unit. In this mission with countless videos, graphics, and web design he contributed to the IBU`s process of becoming a prestigious University. In addition to this, in order to meet the increasing needs, in 2015 the IBU Media unit continued its activities with the name IBU Media Center in a more modern and broad structure.

In the same year, he was one of the founders of the International Balkan University magazine “Leaders”, which is the university magazine for the next period, published under the IBU Media Center, and is still the editor of this magazine. Alongside with the University Magazine, the online newspaper publishing has started with its framework performance under the name “Leaders Gazette”. In addition to this university started to practice bulletin service which was sent via e-mail to all its academicians.

In 2018, the University launched mobile applications for Android and Apple products. In the meantime in 2018, by playing a crucial part in the emerging developments at the University, İşler for the first time, established the first online radio station on the premises of the University and started with test broadcast. Together with 5 radio broadcasters continues to meet with radio listeners through the website. In 2019, established IBU Web TV in IBU Media Center, which will widen its significance, horizon, and stabilizability for IBU in the future. All activities are performed live on the website, Social Media media, and webtv portals.

Today the IBU Media Center continues to be an acclaimed institution that underlies every activity in the university today.

Education

15/09/2003–08/09/2006

High School (3,00)
Yatağan Lisesi, Muğla (Turkey)
Field: Turkish-Mathematics

10/10/2009–04/06/2014

Undergraduate (7,29)
International Balkan University, Skopje (N. Macedonia)
International Economic Relations
Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences

01/09/2014–Present

Graduate
International Balkan University, Skopje (N. Macedonia)
Master of Business Administration
Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences

Work Experience

01/09/2009–01/10/2009

Data entry operator
RM Records Management, Gebze (Turkey)

01/07/2013–01/08/2013

Internship
Türk Ekonomi Bankası, Çengelköy Branch, İstanbul (Turkey)

01/11/2014–Present

Head of Media Center
International Balkan University, Skopje (N. Macedonia)

Personal Skills

Mother tongue(s)

Turkish

Other language(s)

Listening: B2
Reading: B2
Spoken interaction: B2
Spoken production: B2

Listening: A1
Reading: A1
Spoken interaction: A1
Spoken production: A1

Digital competence
Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Powerpoint 99%
Adobe InDesign 99%
Adobe Photoshop 99%
Adobe AfterEffects 90%
Adobe Premier Pro 95%
Adobe Dreamweaver 70%
Corel Draw x5/6/7/8/18/19/20 99%
Web Design (php,mysql,) 90%