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DR. DENIZ CAGLAYAN GUMUS

Ministry of Family and Social Services, General Directorate of Disabled and Elderly Services, Head of Accessibility Department
Dr. Deniz Caglayan Gumus

Biography

Dr. Deniz Çağlayan Gümüş, who has publications, started her duty in 1997 as Assistant Specialist in the Prime Ministry Administration for Disabled People and continued as Specialist and the Head of the Department. She took part at the preparation of National Accessibility Legislation (including Zoning and Disability Legislation, Accessibility Monitoring and Inspection Legislation). She also worked as the rapporteur of National Accessibility Standards and as the editor of the Accessibility Guide. She took part at many application projects as well as at the training programmes which have been organised for the advisory board and executive memberships of the relevant Ministries, and for technical employees and managers.

She teaches Universal Design at Marmara University, Faculty of Architecture and Design.