S.Kadri Mirze, PhD
Assist.Professor of Management
S.Kadri Mirze, PhD is a full time Assist.Prof.of Management in Istanbul KulturUniversity School of Economics and Administrative Sciences. He teaches;
Management, Strategic Management, Introduction to Business, International Business courses in undergraduate school. He also teaches in MBA graduate diploma program at the Institute of Social Sciences of the same school.
Dr Mirze is coming from a long-time-served business life. He previously founded and served as Managing Director in trading companies which acted as exclusive distributors of international and multinational companies such as Electrolux AB(Garden and Forest) Sweden, Griffiths& Beerens Australia, Carlton Company USA, Kohler Co.USA. He also founded and headed several other companies in various sectors such as; oil, construction, agricultural between 1970-2000, and involved at executive levels of these businesses .
During his active business life, Dr.Mirze also served temporarily in the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce as a member in its senate and in its commitees, representing the Agricultural Machinary Companies located in İstanbul.
He earned his PhD from prestigious Istanbul University in the field of Business Administration/Management in 1988. While he was serving as business professional in several companies, he started teaching a night course in Marmara University Engineering Management Graduate Program in 1990. Afterwhile he served as Asist. Professor. at Yeditepe University between 1996-1999. He also taught at Bilgi University, Turkish Naval Academy/Tuzla, and Marmara Contemporary Sciences Foundation, Yıldız technical University, Kadir has University. Between 2000-2006 he has served in Istanbul University School of Business Administration as full time lecturer in the Management department. He started in Istanbul Kultur University in August 2006 and still serving there as full time faculty.
Besides his academic teaching, Dr Mirze is official advisor to the Rector of Istanbul Kultur university, in Strategic Planning and in Academic Quality Enhancement Processes.
Dr Mirze, divides his time between management consulting, executive development, teaching, and writing in the field of management .
He is the author of;
“Introduction to Business”, Literatür, 2nd re-print ed.2009;
- “İşletme”(Business), Literatür, 2010;
- “İşletmelerde Stratejik Yönetim”(Strategic Management inBusiness),Beta, 5th Ed. 2010”; co-authored with H.Ulgen.
"Strategic Management" by S.Kadri Mirze has been awarded by Turkish Academy of Sciences(TUBA) as the Best Business Textbook of 2009 in Social Sciences.
"İşletme" by S.Kadri Mirze (the Turkish version of "Introduction to Business") has been awarded by Turkish Academy of Sciences(TUBA) with the Honorable Mention for 2011.