Abdullah Akgul

Phone: +90 352 2076666 – 31173  Office: B-69

Address: Erciyes University, Faculty of Theology, 38039 Melikgazi Kayseri/TURKEY

 

Academic Employment:

2014 – present : Research Assistant, Faculty of Theology, Erciyes University, Turkey

2014 – 2013    : Research Assistant, Faculty of Theology, Gaziosmanpasa University, Turkey

2011 – 2013    : Research Assistant, Faculty of Theology, Igdir University, Turkey

 

Education:

2108 – present: B.A. in Philosophy

Open and Distance Education Faculty, Istanbul University

2016 – present : Ph.D. in Philosophy of Religion

Social Sciences Institute, Erciyes University

Thesis Title: ‘Philosophy of Worship’

Supervisor: Prof. Ramazan Erturk

2012 – 2016     :  M.A. in Philosophy of Religion

Social Sciences Institute, Erciyes University

Thesis Title: ‘Religious Experience in al-Ghazali’

Supervised by Prof. Ramazan Erturk

1997 – 2003     :  B.A. in Theology

Divinity Faculty,Ankara University

 

Publications:

Articles:

– “Terim Olarak Dinî Tecrübe: Tarihsel Bir İnceleme (Religious Experience as a Term: A Historical Review)”, Social Sciences Studies Journal, vol 4, issue 21 (2018): 3584-3590 (link)

– “Gazâlî’nin Ontolojisinde Tanrı ve Âlem (God and World in the Ontology of al-Ghazali)”, Social Sciences Studies Journal, vol 4, issue 21 (2018): 3674-3682 (link)

– “Gazalî’nin Ontolojisinde İnsan (Human Being in the Ontology of al-Ghazali)”, Social Sciences Studies Journal, vol 4, issue 22 (2018): 3718-3727 (link)

 

Work Experience:

2004 – 2011     : Teacher of Religious Culture and Ethics

Ministry of Education, Turkey

 

Administrative and Advisory Work:

Undergraduate students advisor, Erciyes University, Faculty of Theology, 2014-present

 

Foreign Country Research Experience:

Erasmus Internship Mobility, Newcastle, UK, July 2016.

 

Research Interest:

Philosophy of Religion, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Existentialism, Religious Experience, Religious Practices