Dr Abdullah Gök (Coordination Team)

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Dr Abdullah Gök (BSc, MSc, PhD) is a Research Associate at the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR/PREST). He has been working in various research projects including EU-funded INNO-Appraisal, INNO-Policy Trendchart and ERAWATCH. Abdullah has recently completed his PhD on "An Evolutionary Approach to Innovation Policy Evaluation: Behavioural Additionality and Organisational Routines" at the University of Manchester.

His research interest lies in evaluation of policies, programmes and projects, behavioural implications of the public intervention, evolutionary economics of technology and innovation and organisational routines. Besides his research engagements, he teaches Economics the undergraduate level at Manchester Business School and takes part in the MIoIR/PREST Executive Short Course on Evaluation of Science and Technology Policies. Prior to joining MIoIR/PREST at 2006, Abdullah worked at the Science and Technology Policy Directorate of The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) between 2003 and 2006. Abdullah holds a BSc in Economics, an MSc in Science and Technology Policy Studies and a PhD.