Professor Dilek Önkal
Professor in Decision and Organisational Science and Associate Dean (Research & Knowledge Transfer)
Expertise: Forecasting, decision making, judgement
Professor Önkal is a quantitative researcher, working in the Judgemental Organisational Science area and has published extensively innumerous prestigious journals. She is currently the Co-Editor of the 3* ‘International Journal of Forecasting’ and is a reviewer for grant councils such as the Economic & Social Research Council, The British Academy, European Science Foundation, Hong Kong Research Grants Council, TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey), Qatar National Research Fund, and Greek Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs.
Professor Önkal joins Bradford from UCL where she is a currently a visiting Fellow at the Judgement and Decisions Lab. Prior to joining UCL, Dilek was the Dean of the Faculty of Economics, Administrative and Social Sciences at Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey. Professor Önkal received her Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, where she taught prior to joining Bilkent University in 1988. She has also been an academic visitor at Oxford University Department of Economics and an associate member of the Nuffield College during 2006-2007. She also spent 2010 at Brunel University.