Buca Faculty of Education
Dokuz Eylul University
Dr. Yunus Dogan is a professor in Ecology at Dokuz Eylul University at Buca Faculty of Education. He is a graduate at Ege University (1989), earned master degree in Plant Ecology at Dokuz Eylul University (1994), and Ph.D. in Plant Ecology at Dokuz Eylul University (1999) in Izmir, Turkey. His major research areas are based on Plant Ecology and Ethnobotany, acting on the following subjects: edaphic factors, soil-plant relations, heavy metals, biomonitoring, ethnobiology, medicinal plants, wild edible plants, ethnology of Balkan minorities as well as environmental education etc. He is a member of the editorial board many international journals like Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, Emirates Journal of Food and Agriculture, The Open Plant Science Journal, Bulletin of the Faculty of Forestry University of Belgrade, Mediterranean Journal of Biosciences, Austin Food Sciences, The IAFOR Journal of Sustainability, Energy & the Environment, Insights of Forest Research, Annals of Nutritional Food and Current Research, Journal of Medicinal Botany, Digital Chinese Medicine, Journal of Basic and Applied Plant Science, Journal of Advances in Education and Philosophy, etc., and referee of more than forty international and national journals and external thesis reviewer of some Pakistan and South African Universities.