Elif Simge Fettahoğlu-Özgen

M.Sc. architecture, research and teaching associate

Professorship of Urban Design
Arcisstrasse 21
80333 München

T +49-89-289-28373 
E-Mail: elifsimge.oezgen@tum.de


Elif Simge Fettahoğlu-Özgen studied architecture at Yeditepe University until 2007 and completed her Master of Architecture in 2009 at Bilgi University Istanbul. Between 2009 and 2015, she worked as a research assistant at Bilgi University, after which she worked in teaching, science and communication at Tabanlıoğlu Architects. She is currently working on her dissertation entitled "Spacial Implications of Istanbul Airport" at Istanbul Technical University. Since 2018 she has been a research assistant at the Chair of Urban Design at the TU Munich.


  • Infrastructures and Urban Development
  • Airports, Airport led Urban Development, and Airport Landscapes
  • Urban Mega Projects
  • Urban Development of Istanbul

  • Projekt MA

  • Informing Air and Ground. Infrastructural Blind Spots
  • Deep Adaptation in Urban Design