ANAMED administrative offices are located on the 4th floor of A Block. ANAMED offices are open 8:30 AM–4:30 PM Monday–Friday, with a one-hour lunch break between 12:30-13:30 PM. Telephone contact information for our team is as follows: 

Director Chris Roosevelt + 90 212 393 61 02
Manager Buket Coşkuner + 90 212 393 61 13
Fellowship and Project Coordinator Duygu Tarkan + 90 212 393 61 01
Administrative Assistant Yağmur Civan Uyanık + 90 212 393 61 16
Production Editor Alican Kutlay + 90 212 393 61 04
Program and Event Specialist Naz Uğurlu + 90 212 393 61 36
Head of ANAMED Library Çiğdem Yıldırım +90 212 393 60 62
ANAMED Branch Librarian Nathalie Defne Gier +90 212 393 60 61
NIT Branch Librarian İrem Ünal + 90 212 393 60 65
Administrative Affairs Supervisor Ayşen Kodan 0549 791 98 16
IT Specialist Murat Türk +90 212 393 61 11
Please use the following mobile numbers only in case of emergency during non-business hours: 

Duygu Tarkan : 0549 784 60 23 (for ALL fellowship-related matters) 

Yağmur Civan Uyanık: 0549 831 95 96 (for ALL fellowship-related matters) 

Ayşen Kodan: 0549 791 98 16 (for ONLY building-related matters)


ANAMED is also staffed by technicians from Siemens, cleaning staff from EuroServe, and security guards from Tepe Security. The technicians’ office is located on the first floor of B Block. During weekdays one technician is on duty at ANAMED between 7:30 AM–10:00 PM. On weekends and holidays, the technician’s hours are 8:00 AM–6:00 PM. The cleaning staff works Monday–Friday 8:00–5:30, with a one-hour lunch break. A small board posted next to the mailboxes in the lounge (B Block, -1) provides the names and pictures of ANAMED technicians, cleaning staff, and security. Unless there is an after-hours or weekend emergency, please communicate needs and desires relating to cleaning and repairs directly to Ayşen Kodan, and NOT to other ANAMED personnel. 

For more information you can read our 2021 Summer and  2022 Winter newsletters. 

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ANAMED shares its premises and offices with several other institutions. These include the following: 

The Netherlands Institute in Turkey (NIT)
The Netherlands Institute in Turkey (NIT) is a private, independent research institute and library ( NIT has its offices on the 1st floor of A Block (the Merkez Han). The 1st floor of B block houses the NIT library. NIT library hours are Monday–Friday, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM.


The Turkish Institute of Archaeology (TEBE)
The Turkish Institute of Archaeology (TEBE) is an independent research institute and library ( TEBE has its offices and library on the 2nd floor of B Block. 


The Turkish Foundation for Underwater Archaeology (TINA)
The Turkish Foundation for Underwater Archaeology is a group of underwater archaeological enthusiasts and researchers interested in fostering underwater archaeological research in Turkey and introducing its results to the world public. TINA has its office on the 3rd floor of A Block.


American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT)
The main office and library collection of ARIT’s Istanbul branch is located on the 2nd floor of A Block (the Merkez Han) in the ANAMED Library ( The ARIT library is open during the same hours as the ANAMED Library. The ARIT office is in the library and is open workday afternoons: Monday–Friday: 12:30–17:30.