PhD Candidate, Business Administration
Area of Study: Marketing
Anticipated Graduating Year: 2026
|Present||PhD Candidate, Business Administration
Schulich School of Business – York University
|2021||MS in Marketing
|2015||BS in Business Administration
Research Interests – Work in Progress
Drawing on the Foucauldian concepts of biopolitics and governmentality, my research examines the dynamics between pharmaceutical innovation, biomedical knowledge, and queer desire.
Awards and Honours
|2019||Dean’s Award for Excellence in Academic Performance
Refereed Conference Papers
Turan, O. Queer on Hold: Global Cultural Products and Queerness. (Working paper) Macromarketing Global Conference 2022.
Turan, O. Turning a Blind (Queer) Eye: How Queerness is Negotiated in Mainstream Cultural Products. (Poster). Consumer Culture Theory Conference 2022, Corvallis, Oregon.