Sinan Ulkemen

Sinan

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Law Enforcement Administration & Management, National Security Policies.

NATIONALITY: Turkish

WORK TITLE: Full-time Lecturer & Researcher and Chief Superintendent, 4th Degree.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Native language (Turkish); fluent in English; speak and understand German.

CONTACT:
Work Address: Afyonkarahisar Police Academy
Hasan Karaagac mah. Ahursuyu Mevkii
03150, Afyonkarahisar-Turkey
Email:afyonpmyo@egm.gov.tr
http://www.afyonpmyo.pol.tr
Office: +90 (272) 213-1742
Office fax: +90 (272) 213-4490
E-sinan_ulkemen@yahoo.com

EDUCATION:
2009 Doctoral degree (PhD) in Public Administration and Management (Specialization: public policy) University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA.
Dissertation title: “The Impact of Surveillance Technology on the Behaviors of Municipal Police Departments”.
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2006Master’s degree (MPA) in Public Administration,Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey.

1996 Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice
Faculty of Security Sciences, Turkish National Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey. .

IN-SERVICE TRAINING RECEIVED:
2012 Situation Training. Turkish National Police Organization, Antalya Turkey.

2007 (02-29 April) Mid-Level Police Management. Turkish National Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey.

2005 Graduate Preparation Course (GPS) for 2 months, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA.
        English course at the Intensive English Language Institute (IELI), University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA.

2001 Terror, Organized Crime, & Human Rights.  Turkish National Police Organization, Ankara, Turkey.

2001 The Europe Union. Turkish National Police Organization, Ankara, Turkey.

2000 New Training Strategies in the Training & Education of Police Students. Police Academy, Kiev, Ukraine.

1997 Self-Defense. Turkish National Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey.

1998 Firearms. Turkish National Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey.

1996 Police Students’ Physiology. Turkish National Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey.

1988-1989 German language course for 9 months. Adana, Turkey.

IN-SERVICE TRAINING DELIVERED:
2010 (November-December) Police Ethics. Police Department, Bitlis, Turkey.

2010 (19-22 April) Trainers of Police Ethics. Antalya, Turkey.

2010 (18-19 March) Police Administration & Police Ethics. Presentation title: “Mechanisms Controlling Bureaucracy and Police Ethics as a Control Mechanism” 
         with the support of the Europe Union. Antalya, Turkey.

CLASSES TAUGHT:
Spring 2013 Democratic Theory, Afyon Kocatepe University, Department of Public Administration (undergraduate English language course for 49 students).

Spring 2013 Introduction to Politics-II, Afyon Kocatepe University, Department of Public Administration (undergraduate level course delivered to 81 students).

Spring 2013 Transformation of the Society and Modernization in Turkey, Afyon Kocatepe University, Dept. of Public Administration
(undergraduate course for 99 students).

Spring 2013 Criminal Procedure Law, Afyonkarahisar Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered to 150 students).

Fall 2012 Introduction to Politics-I, Afyon Kocatepe University, Department of Public Administration (undergraduate level course delivered to 70 students).

Fall 2012 Bureaucracy, Afyon Kocatepe University, Department of Public Administration (undergraduate level course delivered to 100 students).

Fall 2012 Contemporary Political Systems, Afyon Kocatepe University, Dept. of Public Administration (undergraduate English language course for 50 students).

Fall 2012 Turkish Constitution, Afyonkarahisar Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered to 150 students).  

Fall 2012 Police Vocational English, Afyonkarahisar Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered to 80 students).

Spring 2012 Public Relations and Communication, Bitlis Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered to 300 students).

Fall 2011 Turkish Constitution, Bitlis Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered to 200 students).

Spring 2011 Police Ethics, Bitlis Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered 300 students).

Fall 2010 Turkish Constitution and the Organizational Structure of the Turkish Government, Bitlis Police Academy (associate degree course for 300 students).

Spring 2010 Police Ethics, Bitlis Police Academy (associate degree level course delivered to 300 students).

WORK EXPERIENCE:
September 2012-present: Full-time lecturer and researcher, Afyonkarahisar Police Academy.

January 2010-August 2012: Instructor and Training Division Manager, Bitlis Police Academy.

January 2005-January 2010: Graduate program at University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA.

May 17-30, 2006: The Community Service Project in Matzlamia, Jalisco, Mexico (UNT study abroad program).  

September 2005-May 2006: Research Assistant at Turkish Institute for Police Studies (TIPS), University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA.

June 14, 2004-December 24, 2004: Bitlis City Police Department in Turkey. June 14-July 22, 2004: Chief of Admin Office, Human Resources Division-Police Dept.,
July 22-December 24, 2004: police station commander.

December 2003-May 2004: Mandatory military service, the 6th Turkish Air Force Base, Balikesir, Turkey.

October 2002-October 2003: United Nations Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK), Civilian Police Officer (peacekeeper). October 2002-February 2003:
Patrol officer-North Police Station, Prishtina, Kosovo; February 2003-October 2003: Operations Officer-North Police Station, Prishtina, Kosovo.

1996–2002: Chief of Admin Office, Division of Lecturers at the Turkish National Police Academy (TNPA), Ankara, Turkey.
Safety Supervisor at shooting range, TNPA for undergraduate police students; assistant to shooting instructors.

2000-2001: Instructor for computer course at the TNPA for undergraduate police students for three terms.
Taught office programs such as word, excel, PowerPoint programs to about 500 police students).

PUBLICATIONS (in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters before doctoral degree):
Ulkemen, S. (2008). FBI personel politikaları ve Türk polis teskilatina oneriler (FBI Personnel Policies and the Recommendations to the Turkish National Police Organization),
       Turkish Journal of Police Studies 10(2), 25-50.
Ulkemen, S., Akdogan, H., Kapti, A., and Gultekin, S. (2008). Meksika Polis Teşkilatı (The Law Enforcement Agencies of Mexico), in H.H. Cevik (Ed.) Karşılaştırmalı polis yönetimi
       (Comparative Police Administration and Management)
. Ankara: A Publication of Turkish National Police Organization.

Demirci, S. and Ulkemen S. (2005). The U.S. Government and Law Enforcement Agencies. Turkish Journal of Police Studies 7(3), 59-97. 

PUBLICATIONS (in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters) (after doctoral degree):
Tasdoven, H. and Ulkemen, S. (Coming soon, 2013). Insan kaynakları yönetiminde yetkinliklere dayalı eğitim sistemi: Polis egitiminin temel sorunlarına cözüm arayisi. (Competency Based Education System in
       Human Resources Management: Seeking Solutions for the Main Obstacles of Police Education), in K. Bayhan and A. Harman (Eds.), Polis temel egitiminde uygulamanın yeri (Locating Police Practices in Police Training).
       Ankara, Turkey: Turkish National Police Academy Publications. 

Gul, Z. and Ulkemen, S. (2013). Policymaking under Fire: The US Assault Weapons Ban Policy, European Scientific Journal 9(11), 354-373 (English language).

Ulkemen, S. and Akdogan, H. (2013). Orgut yapisi (Organizational Structure) in S. Gultekin (Ed.), Organizasyon teorileri: Klasik ve modern perspektifler, 77-103. Ankara, Turkey: Seckin yayinlari.

Ulkemen, S. (2013). Federal Bureau of Investigation, in K. B. Penuel, M. Statler, R. Hagen (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Crisis Management, pp.400-402. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage publication (English language).

Ulkemen, S., Karaca, H., and Tasdoven, H. (2012). Promoting Bureaucratic Professionalism in Policing: Analyzing the Turkish Police Field Training Program (PFTO)
       in Light Of  US And Kosovo Practices, in I. Lofca and I. Ozgenturk (Eds.), Contemporary Issues In Police Training: The Practice In Balkan Countries, 13-36.
       Ankara, Turkey: Turkish National Police Academy Publications (English language).

Karaca, H. and Ulkemen, S. (2012). Amerikan ve Ingiliz polisi ile Turk polisinde ki terfi kriterlerinin karsılastırılması. (A Comparison of Promotion Criteria in the US, British and Turkish Police),
       Turkish Journal of Police Studies 14(3), 27-44.

Ulkemen, S. and Gul, Z. (2012). Bureaucratic Redundancy Theory and Its Application to Intelligence Services in Turkey, Turkish Journal of Police Studies 14(2), 33-49 (English language).

Ulkemen, S. (2013). Kamu politika surecinde kesintili denge modeli (Punctuated Equilibrium Theory in the Process of Public Policy) in A. Kapti (Ed.), Kamu politika sureci: Teorik perspektifler,
        105-120, 2nd Edition. Ankara, Turkey: Seckin Yayincilik.

Ulkemen, S. (2011). ABD nezarethaneleri yonetimi ve Turk polis teskilatına oneriler. (Managing and Operating the US Detention Centers and Recommendations to the Turkish National Police),
       in M. Karakaya and S.K. Gul (Eds.), Polis uygulamalarında cagdas yaklasimlar (Modern Approaches in Police Practices), Ankara, Turkey: Turkish National Police Academy Publications.

Ulkemen, S. and Gultekin, S. (2010). Measuring the Relative Efficiency of City Police Departments in Turkey by Using Data Envelopment Analysis, Turkish Journal of Police Studies 12(2), 125-145 (English language).

OTHER PUBLICATIONS:
Ulkemen, S.
(2012). Hayalimde ki Üniversite: Türkiye’de Yüksek Öğrenim (The University of My Dream: Higher Education in Turkey), Diyarakademik Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Diyarakademik).

Ulkemen, S. (2011). Bürokratik Etik Açısından Polisin Etik Davranışının Geliştirilmesi (Promoting Ethical Behaviors of Police Officers in Terms of Bureaucratic Ethics), Bitlis Akademik Dergisi
       (Turkish Journal of Bitlis Akademic) 3
(5), 12-15.

Ulkemen, S. (2011). Türkiye’de Trafik Sorunu ve ABD Polisinin Kameralı Mobil Uygulamaları (Road Traffic Problems in Turkey and the Use of In-Car Cameras by the US Police While Controlling Traffic),
       Bitlis Akademik Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Bitlis Academic) 3(4), 18-24.

Karabudak, N. and Ulkemen, S. (2010). Rusya ve ABD Karşılaştırması (Comparing Russia and the US), Bitlis Akademik Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Bitlis Akademik) 2(3), 10-20. 

Mus, E. ve Ulkemen, S. (2010). Kolluk Kuvvetleri Veri Tabanı TUBITAK Projesi (The TUBITAK Project of Law Enforcement Database), Bitlis Akademik Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Bitlis Akademik) 2(3), 91-93.  

Ulkemen, S. and Karaca, H. (2010). ABD’de Gözaltılarda Sağlık Raporu Uygulaması (The Health Condition Report While Taking Suspects under Custody), Bitlis Akademik Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Bitlis Academic) 2(3), 31-34.

Ulkemen, S. (2010). ABD Polis Nezarethaneleri Yönetimi (Police Jail Operations in the US), Bitlis Akademik Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Bitlis Academic) 1, 16-21.

Ulkemen, S. (2009). ABD Polis Devriye Araçlarının Teknolojik Donanımı ve Etkili Polislik Açısından Türk Polis Teşkilatına Adaptasyonu.
       (The Technology Installed in US Police Patrol Cars and Its Adaptation to the Turkish Police for Effective Policing), Polis Dergisi (Turkish Journal of Police) 30-37. 

Ulkemen, S. and Kapti A. (2008). The New Public Service: An Interview with Dr. Robert B. Denhardt, Tips Connections Dergisi, 5, 13-15 (English language).

Ulkemen, S. (2007). The Main Theories of International Organizations, Tips Connections, 4, 35-36. (English language).

Kapti, A., Gultekin S., Akdoğan H. and Ulkemen, S. (2006). Mexico’da Türk polisinin Hikayesi (The Story of Turkish Police in Mexico), IPA Turkey Newspolice dergisi, IPA (International Police Association) 294-303.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:
Ulkemen, S.
and Candemir, E. (2012). Polis Staj Eğitimi Varsayımları Çerçevesinde Türkiye Polis Staj Eğitimine Bir Model Önerisi (Suggesting a Police Field Training Model for Turkish Police
       in the Framework of the Assumption of Police Field Training). 2nd International Conference on the Police Training in Balkan Countries, June 18-20, 2012. Sukru Balci Police Academy, Istanbul, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. and Şeker M. (2012). Evrensel Trafik Uygulamaları Çerçevesinde ABD Trafik Uygulamalarının  Değerlendirilmesi (Evaluating the US Law Enforcement Practices in RoadTraffic Safety).
       3rd Road Traffic Safety Conference, May 16-18, 2012. National Police Road Traffic Safety Department, Ankara, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. (2011). Kolluk Bürokrasisinin Trafik Denetimi Uygulamalarında Alternatif Yaklaşımlar (Alternative Approaches in Traffic Controls by Law Enforcement Bureaucracy).
       Karayolu Trafik Güvenligi Sempozyumu (Conference on Road Traffic Security), May 10-12, 2011. National Police Road Traffic Safety Department and Turkish National Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. (2011). Amerika, Kosova ve Türkiye’de Polis Staj Programlarının Güçlü ve Zayıf Yönleri (The Strengths and Weaknesses of the Field Training Programs in the US, Kosovo and Turkey).
       Balkan Ulkeleri Polis Egitimi Konferansı (International Conference on Police Training in Balkan Countries), April, 26-27, 2011. Nazilli Police Academy, Turkish National Police Academy, Nazilli, Aydın, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. (2010). Bureaucratic Redundancy Theory and Its Implications in Intelligence Services. Istihbarat Calışmalarının Demokratik Yönetimi Sempozyumu (Symposium on the Intelligence Studies in Democratic Countries),
       September 24-26, 2010. Turkish National Police Academy, Istanbul.

Ulkemen, S. (2010). ABD Polisinde Devriye Araçları ve Nezarethaneleri (The US Police Patrol Cars and Detention Centers). Siirt Police Academy, Siirt, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. (2010). ABD Polisinde Devriye Araçları ve Nezarethaneleri (The US Police Patrol Cars and Detention Centers). A.Gaffar Okkan Police Academy, Diyarbakir, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. (2010). Kameralı Takip Uygulamalarının Bilimsel Analizi (The Analysis of Police Surveillance Applications in Turkey). Türk Polis Teşkilatında Yeni Gelişmeler Sempozyumu
       (Symposium on the New Developments at the Turkish National Police), April 09-10, 2010. Police Academy, Ankara, Turkey.

Ulkemen, S. (2007). How Does Surveillance Technology Contribute to Police Accountability? Eyewitness in American Police Cars. 2nd Istanbul Conference on Democracy and Global Security,
       June 14-16, 2007. Istanbul, Turkey (English language Presentation).

Ulkemen, S. (2007). A Comparative Study on the U.S. and Turkish Police Management Systems. Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences: 2007 Annual Meeting (Conference),
       March 13-17, 2007. Seattle, Washington, USA. (English language Presentation).

Ulkemen, S. (2006). The Community Service Project in Mexico. International conference of ‘Future Without Poverty’ May 25-26, 2006. Jalisco: Sayula, Mexico. (English language Presentation)

HONORS & AWARDS RECEIVED:
October 2003: The Certificate of Appreciation from the Consul of Turkish Republic for Kosovo for the Service of Peace. Pristina/KOSOVO.

September 2003: the United Nations Peace Medal from the UNMIK for the Service of Peace. Pristina/KOSOVO.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:
International Police Association (IPA)..