Dr. Gülşah Başkavak

Tel: +90 212 293 60 67 / 116
Mail: baskavak@oiist.org

Dr. Gülşah Başkavak ist seit Februar 2019 am Orient-Institut Istanbul als wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Forschungsbereich Mensch, Medizin und Gesellschaft beschäftigt. Dort befasst sie sich aktuell mit Fragestellungen zu eHealth, Digitalisierung und Medizintechnik. Dr. Başkavak promovierte 2016 im Fach Soziologie an der Middle East Technical University (METU) Ankara. Im Rahmen ihrer Dissertation Understanding Surgical Craft in the Changing Context of Technology, Transformation of Healthcare and Marketization: A Case Study on Surgeons in Istanbul, Turkey führte sie qualitative und ethnographische Untersuchungen in Krankenhäusern, Kliniken und Operationssälen durch. Ihre Interessengebiete umfassen medizinisch-technologische Beziehungen, technologische Transformation und Arbeit, Wissenschafts- und Technikforschung (STS), Soziologie des Handwerks, Medizin- sowie Professionssoziologie. Dr. Başkavak schloss ihr Studium an der Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften der Istanbuler Universität ab und erhielt einen MA-Abschluss von der Marmara-Universität mit ihrer Arbeit The Impact of Information and Communication Technologies on Power Distribution in Organizations. Sie arbeitete als wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin an der METU und der Yıldız Technical University und beteiligte sich an verschiedenen nationalen und internationalen Forschungsprojekten zu Gesundheitssoziologie, Kriminologie und Religionssoziologie. Während ihres Studiums verbrachte sie ein Jahr an der Sozialwissenschaftlichen Fakultät der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Dr. Baskavak forscht derzeit zu Themen wie Medizinsoziologie, neue Operationstechnologien und Patienten, Digitale Gesundheit, Professionalität in der Medizin und die Beziehung zwischen Handwerk und Beruf.

Soziologie der Gesundheit und Medizin
Wissenschafts- und Technikforschung (medizinische und chirurgische Technologien; Beziehung von Arbeit, Medizin und Technik)
Handwerk und Handwerkskunst
Soziologie der Arbeit und Beschäftigung
Professionssoziologie (insbesondere medizinische/chirurgische Professionen)
Gesundheitspolitik                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
Digitale Gesundheit
Qualitative Forschungsmethoden

29.01.2020: „‘Beni Robot Ameliyat Etsin İstiyorum’: Cerrah, Teknoloji ve Hasta“ [‘I Want a Robot to Operate on Me’: Surgeon, Technology and Patient]. Lecture Series: Human, Medicine and Society: Past, Present and Future Encounters. Orient-Institut Istanbul.

09.11.2019: „Türkiye’de E-Sağlık ve Öz-Takip Teknolojileri“ [E-Health and Self-Tracking Technologies in Turkey]. STS TURKEY 2019: Toplum için Bilim ve Teknoloji Çalışmaları Konferansı [Conference on Science and Technology Studies for Society]. 10-12 Eylül 2019. İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi. (mit M. Şahinol)

22.05.2019: „Türkiye’de Öz-Takip Cihazlarının Pratikleri ve Sosyo-Kültürel Boyutları: İlk Araştırma Bulguları“ [Practices and Socio-Cultural Dimensions of Self-tracking Devices in Turkey: Preliminary Findings]. Forschungskolloquium. Orient-Institut Istanbul. (mit M. Şahinol)

30.08.2017: „Marketization and Technological Change: Turkish Surgeons in A Changing Context“. 13th European Sociological Association (ESA) Conference on (Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities. August 29-September 1, 2017. Athens, Greece. 

05.04.2017: „Cerrahlık Zanaatı, Teknoloji ve Piyasalaşma: İstanbul’da Cerrah Tipolojisi“ [Surgical Craft, Technology and Marketization: Typology of Surgeons in Turkey]. VI. Hasan Ünal Nalbantoğlu Sempozyumu: Teknolojiye Dair Sorular. April 5-7, 2017. Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey. (mit S. Kalaycıoğlu)

20.05.2016: „Surgeons and Marketization of Health: The Case of Turkey“. 13th European Sociological Association (ESA) Mid-Term Conference of the Research Network on Sociology of Health & Illness (RN16) on New directions in health care work and organizations. May 19-21, 2016. Lisbon, Portugal.

20.05.2016: “A Social Scientist in the Operating Theatre”. 13th European Sociological Association (ESA) Mid-Term Conference of the Research Network on Sociology of Health & Illness (RN16) on New directions in health care work and organizations. May 19-21, 2016. Lisbon, Portugal.

21.04.2016: “Cerrahlık, Zanaat ve Teknoloji: Sosyolojik Bir Bakış” [Surgery, Craft and Technology: A Sociological View]. Educational Meetings 16. Department of Medical Education and Informatics. Medical School, Hacettepe University. Ankara, Turkey. (eingeladen)

23.11.2015: “Zanaat Olarak Cerrahlık ve Teknoloji” [Surgery as Craft and Technology]. 14th National Social Sciences Conference [TSBD]. November 23-25, 2015. Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey. 

03.04.2013: “International Diffusion of Neoliberalism and Resistance: The Transformation of Healthcare System in Turkey”. 54th International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention on The Politics of International Diffusion: Regional and Global Dimensions. April 3-6, 2013. San Francisco, California, USA. (mit Y. Başkavak)

Buchkapitel

Başkavak, G. (2020). “Türkiye’de Biyomedikalizasyon: Sağlığın Dijitalleşmesi ve Öz-Takip Pratikleri”. Türkiye’de STS: Bilim ve Teknoloji Çalışmalarına Giriş. Hrsg. A. Turanlı, M. Şahinol u. A. U. Aydınoğlu. İTÜ Vakfı Yayınları. Istanbul. 2020. 103-117 (mit M. Şahinol) (E-ISBN: 978-975-561-516-5)

—- „Zanaattan Robotiğe: Tıp Teknolojisi ve Türkiye’de Kuşaklararası Cerrah Tipolojisi“ [From Craftsmanship to Robotics: Medical Technologies and a Generational Typology of Surgeons in Turkey]. Sınıfın Suretleri: Emek Süreçleri ve Karşı Hareketler [Representations of Class: Labor Processes and Counter Movements]]. Hrsg. Denizcan Kutlu u. Çağrı Kaderoğlu Bulut. NotaBene. Istanbul. 2017. 105–126 (ISBN: 6059679954)

Doğrusoy-Başkavak, G. „Bilişim Teknolojileri: Getirdikleri ve Götürdükleri“ [Information Technologies: Pros and Cons]. Çalışma Yaşamında Dönüşümler: Örgütsel Bakış [Transformations in Working Life: Organizational Perspective]. Hrsg. Aşkın Keser. Ezgi Yayınevi. Bursa. 2002 (2. Aufl. 2005, Nobel Yayınevi). 197–210 (ISBN : 9789755918013)

Beiträge in Konferenzbänden

Başkavak, G. (2013). “International Diffusion of Neoliberalism and Resistance: The Transformation of Healthcare System in Turkey”. 54th International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention on The Politics of International Diffusion: Regional and Global Dimensions Proceedings. April 3-6, 2013. San Francisco, California, USA. (mit Y. Başkavak)

Forschungsberichte

—- (2020). “Between Empowerment and Disempowerment: A Qualitative Analysis of (Voluntary) Digital Health (Self-)Tracking in Turkey”. Orient-Institut Istanbul für das Bundesministerium für Gesundheit (mit M. Şahinol).

—- (2013). “Sağlık Sektöründe Özelleşme ve Metalaşmanın Uzmanlık Üzerindeki Etkileri: İstanbul’daki Uzman Doktorlar Üzerine Bir Çalışma” [Privatization and Commodification in the Health Sector and their Effects on Professionalism: A Study on Medical Profession in Istanbul]. BAP-07-03-2009-00-03. METU. Ankara. (mit S. Kalaycıoğlu)     

—- (2011). “Türkiye’de Toplumsal Yapı ve Din” [The Social Structure and Religion in Turkey]. TUBITAK 108K202. Istanbul. (mit B. Akşit, R. Şentürk, K. Cengiz, Ö. Küçükural, G. Yavuz, Z. Benli, S. Gülen, P. Güran, N. Taşkın, Z. Arıkan).     

—- (2008). “Kentsel Suçlar için Mekansal Analiz Yöntemlerine Dayalı Suç Tahmini Modellerinin ve Suç Önleme Politikalarının Geliştirilmesi” [Development of Urban Crime Prediction Models and Crime Reduction Policies Based on Spatial Analyses]. State Planning Department-07-02-DPT.2003(06)K120920-21. Ankara. (mit Kalaycıoğlu, K. Mutlu, G. Demir, İ. Boyacıoğlu, E. Polat, M. Kalaycıoğlu)

Blogbeiträge

30.05.2020: Başkavak, G. “İnsan, Tıp ve Toplum alanındaki ‘E-sağlık: Türkiye’de Öz-Takip Cihazlarının Pratikleri ve Sosyo-Kültürel Boyutları’ başlıklı proje tamamlandı”. Orient-Institut Istanbul Blog. 30 April 2020. https://www.oiist.org/insan-tip-ve-toplum-alanindaki-e-saglik-tuerkiyede-oez-takip-cihazlarinin-pratikleri-ve-sosyo-kueltuerel-boyutlari-baslikli-proje-tamamlandi/ (mit M. Şahinol).

15.05.2020: Başkavak, G. “When you start working on a topic, you feel like swimming in an ocean, and without a boat” – An interview with Gülşah Başkavak”. Orient-Institut Istanbul Blog. 15 May 2020. https://www.oiist.org/when-you-start-working-on-a-topic-you-feel-like-swimming-in-an-ocean-and-without-a-boat-an-interview-with-guelsah-baskavak/

22.10.2019: Başkavak, G. “When you start working on a topic, you feel like swimming in an ocean, and without a boat” – 5in10 with Gülşah Başkavak” in: TRAFO – Blog for Transregional Research, 22.10.2019. https://trafo.hypotheses.org/19828