• MS (METU), Sosyoloji
  • Mag. Art. (Oslo Üniversitesi, Norveç), Sosyoloji
  • PhD (METU), Sosyoloji


In recent years focusing upon the “cultural studies”, Prof. Dr. Orhan Tekelioğlu has been trained as a scholar of cultural sociology who in main working on sociology cultural preferences, media cultures and consumption television studies and sociology of literature. He holds both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Dept of Sociology from the Middle Eastern Technical University in Ankara, and also a Magister Artium degree in Sociology from the University of Oslo. Between 1991-2004 at Bilkent University, he worked as a faculty member at Dept of Political Science, and from 1991 to 2004, with a joint-appointment, at Dept of Turkish Literature. He has been retired at 2019 and working as a part-time faculty at both Bilkent University and Koç University. He translates poetry from Norwegian to Turkish