Bulent is Dean of Faculty of Management and Professor of Marketing at Kadir Has University. He obtained his undergraduate and Master of Science degrees from Istanbul Technical University and his PhD from Marmara University.
Prior to joining Kadir Has, Bulent held academic positions in New Zealand (Lincoln University, Christchurch), Australia (University of Melbourne), Canada (Brock University, Ontario), and England (King’s College London and Leeds University Business School). He held the position of Brock Chancellor’s Chair for Research Excellence during his tenure as Professor of Marketing at Brock University.
Bulent’s research interests include sales force management, frontline service employee management, and market-focused management. His research has appeared in such outlets as Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, International Journal of Research in Marketing, Journal of Retailing, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Service Research, among others.
Bulent previously served as an Associate Editor of the European Journal of Marketing and Journal of International Marketing. Bulent has also been on the editorial board of Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management, International Marketing Review, Industrial Marketing Management, and Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice.