Harun Çelik

DSPG Summer Fellow
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Harun Çelik is a graduate student of the Department of History at Iowa State University. His interest lies at the intersection of using digital methodologies to answer questions of social and historical importance. Specifically, Harun is working to expand and contribute to the growing discipline of digital humanities and to pursue projects in interdisciplinary research using historical maps and their digitization for interaction with today's software.

"Much like history, I see data science as a tool that continuously contributes to better understanding our world in the past, and the future."

Area of Expertise: 
Data Science
History (PhD)
Graduate GIS Certificate
Data Science Certificate
International Relations & Minor in History, Bilkent University 2018
MA History, Bilkent University 2021 - Thesis: An Environmental Reconsideration of Sagalassos from the Antiquity to the Early Middle Ages (1st– mid-7th Century CE.)