Çiğdem Gürsoy completed her undergraduate studies in Faculty of Engineering of Istanbul University in 1986. Then she completed her master's degreeat İstanbul Reseraches Department in Istanbul University in 2011. Çiğdem Gürsoy completed her doctorate at the Department of Economics in Istanbul University in 2015, she also gave lectures as a lecturer in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Maltepe University and Marmara University, Institute of Middle East and Islamic Countries Research Institute, Middle East Economy Policy Department. Since April 2017, she is at the Department of Economics of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences in Istinye University as Lecturer. She is a member of the academic staff.
Research Areas: Ottoman and World Economic History, Foundations and Monetary Foundations, Creative Economy