Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serdar Sezer
Principle Investigator

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serdar Sezer started his academic career as a research assistant in the Department of Chemistry at the Middle East Technical University in 2002. He received his doctorate in Organic Chemistry from the same department in 2011. He experienced in research involved in natural products having anticancer activity at Oxford University in the UK between 2010 and 2011. He was in charge of R&D and Business development manager in the medical sector. Dr.Sezer, during his time as a manager, provided commercialization of many products produced by R&D. In 2013, he joined in TÜBİTAK Marmara Research Center, Institute of Chemistry as a chief senior researcher. Dr. Sezer who was served as Deputy Director of the Institute of Chemical Technology between 2015 and 2018, worked in many boards and committees on the studies carried out in the field of medicine and medical devices. In 2018, Dr. Sezer joined in department of pharmacology at Faculty of Medicine, Süleyman Demirel University. He is now, manager of Natural Products Application and Research Center (SUDUM), head of Regenerative Medicine department and director of Medicine, Medical Device and Dermocosmetic Research and Application Laboratory. Dr. Sezer, who is the recipient of Serhat Özyar ‘the Young Scientist of the Year’, Mustafa Parlar ‘the Thesis of the year and TÜBİTAK MAM Innovation’ awards is the co-founder and CEO of SEMICAL BIOSURGERY.