Idil has undertaken the new role of Professor of Sustainable Design at Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland in mid-2016. She is developing a teaching and research portfolio for imagining sustainable, equitable and resilient future systems through various approaches in design research and developing interventions to achieve these proposals. Her work is concerned with socio-technical and socio-ecological systems with a particular focus on production-consumption systems and cities. Idil has worked as a researcher, lecturer and consultant in Australia, New Zealand and Turkey before moving to Helsinki.
Idil’s research publications can be found here