Doğa Dinemis Kuşuluoğlu

Dinemis Kusuluoglu

Name: Doğa Dinemis
Surname: Kuşuluoğlu

Place of Birth : Izmir
Date of Birth : 05/05/1988
Address : Tütüncü Mehmet Efendi Cad.

Yaman Apt. No: 36/11 Göztepe Istanbul

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2011-      Research Assistant at Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Architecture, Department of Landscape Architecture


2013-            Istanbul Technical University – Landscape Architecture Doctoral Program

2011-2013    Istanbul Technical University –MA Landscape Architecture

(2010-2011)  EnsapBx (Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture et de Paysage de Bordeaux) Erasmus exchange student for six months

2007-2011    Istanbul Technical University –BA Landscape Architecture

2002-2007    Kadıköy Anatolian High School


Turkish – Mother tongue

English -Fluent

French – Intermediate


KUSULUOGLU,D.D., 2013. Qualitative And Quantitative Evaluation Of Children Playground In Kadıkoy Istanbul. ITU Graduate School of Science Engineering And Technology, Masters Thesis, Istanbul.



A.1. Other Expanded SCI publications than SCI (A) VE SCI (B)

A.1.1. KUSULUOGLU, D., AYTAC, G.. 2014. ‘Water as a Design Strategy: Case Study of Kurbagalidere, Istanbul’, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 15 (4): re. no. 2438, ISSN: 1311-5065.

A.1.2.KUSULUOGLU, D., AYTAC, G.. 2014. ‘Sustainability of Urban Fringes. Case Study of Arnavutkoy, Istanbul’, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, Vol 15, no: 2, pp. 771-779, ISSN: 1311-5065.

A.2. (Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI))

A.2.1. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2013. ‘Interface between Urban and Rural; Determination of Use Status for Gokturk Forest Nursery’, A/Z ITU Journal of the Faculty of Architecture, Vol 10, No: 2, 2013 fall, pp. 111-132, ISSN: 1302-8324, Cenkler Matbaa.


B.1. Full Text

B.1.1. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2015. ‘Urban Parks and Their Role on Sustainable Urban Water Cycle’, MACODESU 2015 Conference Proceeding Book, 18-19 Sep 2015 (In process).

B.1.2. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., UYGUR, I., 2014. ‘Dirtscapes: Recultivation of Cukurbostans in Constantinople With Urban Agriculture’, ECLAS 2014 Conference, Landscape: A Place of Cultivation, pp.250-252, 21-23 Sept 2014, Porto, Portugal.

B.1.3. AYTAC, G., KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2014. ‘Water as a Design Strategy: Case Study of Kurbagalidere, Istanbul.’, MED ENV 2014: Environment and Public Health Proceedings, ISBN: 978-606-8066-48-6, p: 74, 12-14 Sept 2014, Romania (Expanded as an article).

B.1.4. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2014. ‘The Effect Of Playground Designs on Children’s Development’, International Play Association 2014 World Conference, pp.533-542, 20-23 May 2014, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.

B.1.5. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2014. Determination of Children Playground Design Criteria: A Case Study of Kadikoy Istanbul, IPA 2014 World Conference, pp.542-549, 20-23 May 2014, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.

B.1.6. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2014. Sustainability of Ecosystem Services in Urban Fringes: The Role of Sustainable Environmental Management Using Case Study of Arnavutkoy, Istanbul, GreInSus 2014 Conference Proceedings, 8-10 May 2014, Izmir, Turkey (Expanded as an article).

B.1.7. AYTAC, G., HOLDEN R., KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2014. ‘Istanbul For People First’, IFLA 2014 World Congress Proceedings, pp:362-365, 5-7 June 2014, Buenos Aires, Argantina.

B.1.8. AYTAC, G., KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2013. ‘An Indigenous History, Archaeo-Park in Yenikapi-Istanbul’. IFLA 2013 Conference Proceedings, pp. 265-271, 10-12 April 2013, New Zealand.

B.1.9. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2013. ‘Qualitative and Quantitative Evaluation of Children Playground in Kadikoy Istanbul for Sustainability.’ ISC 2013 International Science Conference Proceedings, p.229, 7-10 May 2013, Becici, Montenegro.

B.1.10. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., AYTAC, G., 2012. ‘Interface Between Urban and Rural; Gokturk Forest Nursery’, BENA 2012 Conference: Sustainable Landscape Planning and Safe Environment, pp. 297-303, 21-24 June 2012, ITU, Turkey (Expanded as an article).

B.1.11. AYTAC, G., KUSULUOGLU D.D., 2012. ‘The Influence of 16. Century Renaissance Europe on Ottoman Palace Gardens in Istanbul’, EAHN 2012 Conference: Islamic and Renaissance Gardens: A Case for Mutual Influence?, 31 May-3 June 2012, Palais des Academies, Brussels, Belgium.

B.1.12. AYTAC G., KUSULUOGLU D.D., 2012. ‘The Power of Archaeo-Park, dating back 8500 Years: Yenikapi-Istanbul’, ECLAS 2012 Conference: The Power of Landscape, 19-22 Sept 2012, Warsaw, Poland.

B.2. Abstracts

B.2.1. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., UYGUR, I., 2012. “ An Ecological Corridor From Forest to Bosphorus; Sustaining The Gokturk Forest Nursery in Istanbul”, EFLA 2012 Regional Congress, Green Infrastructure: from global to local, 11-15 June 2012, St.Petersburg, Russia.


C.1. TEKELİ, E., KUSULUOGLU, D.D., ERSOY, M., 2015. ‘Kentlesme ve Yesil Alan Degisiminde Istanbul Bogaz Koprulerinin Rolu’, Anadolu Doga Bilimleri Dergisi, Anadolu Doga Bilimleri Dergisi 6 (Ozel Sayi 2): p.211-219, 2015, ISSN:2146-0787.

C.2. AYTAC, G., KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2012. ‘Industrial Park’, TMMOB Mimarlar Odası Adana Subesi Yayini, Publications of the Chamber of Architects of Turkey in Ankara, June 2012, no. 8, pp. 46-49.


D.1. Non Peer-Reviewed Articles Published In National Journals

D.1.1. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2011. ‘Amsterdam ve Su Yonetimi’, Peyzajlife, No:05, s:110.

D.1.2. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2011. ‘IFLA Ogrenci Yarismasi Eko-dikis Iki Farkli Bolgeyi Peyzaj ile Birlestirmek’, Peyzajlife, no:07, S:75.


E.1.1. EISENMAN ARHITECTS & AYTAC ARCHITECTS, 2012. First Prize, Yenikapi Transfer Point and Archeo-Park Area International Preliminary Architecture Competition, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (as an Assistant Landscape Architect).

E.1.2. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2009, “1 Square 1 Woman”, First Honorable Mention Prize, United Nations Woman Friendly Cities Competition, ‘United Nations Joint Programme on Protecting and Promoting Human Rights of Women and the Girl Child’ (UNJP), Turkey.


F.1. KUSULUOGLU, D.D., 2011, “Kagithane Chronological Park” Graduation Project First Prize, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey.


G.1. “Kapalicarsi”, Istanbul Design Biennial, “Imperfection”, 13 Oct-12 Dec 2012, Istanbul, Turkey.

G.2. “Kagithane Chronological Park Graduation Project”, 7th European Biennial of Landscape Architecture, 27-29 Sept 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

G.3. Istanbul Technical University Faculty of Architecture – Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki School Of Architecture Joint Graduation Project Exhibition, Istanbul-Thessalonik, 2011.


H.1. AYTAC G., KUSULUOGLU D.D., 2011. ITU Gumussuyu Campus Landscape Project, Istanbul, Turkey.


I.1. Culturescape, Tokyo, Japan,2013.

I.2. Industrial Landscape Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013.

I.3. Academie van Bouwkunst Amsterdam, Stroll in the Air, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2011.

I.4. Swedish Seeds, ITU, Istanbul, Turkey, 2010.

I.5. European Council Of Landscape Architecture Schools, Istanbul, Turkey, 2010.

I.6. Université de Bordeaux, Design For Handicapped Children Schools, Bordeaux, France, 2010.

I.7. University of Kavala Institute of Technology, Roof Gardens, Kavala, Greece, 2009.


J.1. KUSULUOGLU D.D., 2014. Children Playground Design Student Project Competition, 19th International Play Association World Conference 2014, 20-23 May 2014, Istanbul Technical University Faculty of Architecture, Istanbul, Turkey.


K.1. 1999-2011    Royal Academy Of Dance, Ballet, Graduated in 2011.

K.2. 2005-            Member of Kalamis Rotary Club