Melis Örnekoğlu Selçuk

Researcher & PhD student

Melis Örnekoğlu Selçuk



  • game-based learning,
  • co-creation
  • designing for and with children
  • Design Thinking methodology.

Short CV

Melis Örnekoğlu Selçuk is a PhD student and researcher at the Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Product Design, Ghent University. In November 2020, she joined the Erasmus+ KA2 project 'T-CREPE' Textile Engineering for Co-creation Paradigms in Education as a researcher. She received her undergraduate degree from the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design, Izmir University of Economics. She has an MSc degree in Industrial Design from Izmir Institute of Technology. From 2017 to 2021, she worked at the Department of Industrial Design, Izmir University of Economics as a research assistant. Her research interests are game-based learning, co-creation, designing with/for children and the Design Thinking methodology.