Saim Buğra Kurban

S. Buğra Kurban received his B.A. in sociology from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (İstanbul, Turkey). Currently, he is continuing his graduate study at the Department of Sociology, Boğaziçi University (İstanbul, Turkey). Also, he is a research assistant at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University. His research interests lie in the area of urban studies, ethnography and research methods in social sciences, and social change. Besides these interest, he worked for several web companies as content evaluator/creator and website moderator. He voluntarily worked for Community Volunteers Foundation in 2011, İmece Ecological Farm in summer 2011 and 2013, Sulukule Volunteers Association (2012-2014). Furthermore, he worked as an intern at nefretsoylemi.org for the project of Media Watch on Hate Speech for eight months in 2015. He is interested in documentary photography and visual ethnography. He received an Associate of Arts degree in photography and video making. He took advanced classes from well-known photographers in Turkey and attended workshops for making documentary techniques. He is a researcher for all WPs and primarily responsible for WP 3 and WP 6 in Turkey.