Research Interests: Biological Oceanography, Fisheries


  • Post-Doc., British Antarctic Survey, the UK
  • Ph.D., Middle East Technical University, Institute of Marine Sciences, TÜRKİYE
  • M.Sc., Middle East Technical University, Institute of Marine Sciences, TÜRKİYE
  • B.Sc., Ege University, Faculty of Fisheries, TÜRKİYE

Career Highlights


Selected Publications

  1. Gucu A.C., Genç, Y, Dagtekin, M., Sakınan, S., Ak, O., Ok, M., Aydın, I. 2017. On Black Sea Anchovy and Its Fishery. Reviews in Fisheries Science & Aquaculture. DOI: 10.1080/23308249.2016.1276152
  2. Gucu, A. C., Inanmaz, Ö. E., Ok, M. and Sakinan, S. 2016. Recent changes in the spawning grounds of Black Sea anchovy, Engraulis encrasicolus. Fisheries Oceanography, 25: 67–84. doi: 10.1111/fog.12135
  3. Gucu, A.C, Ok, M. and Sakınan, S. 2010. Past and present of fish fauna in the NE Levant Sea and factor facilitating the colonization by Lessepsian fishes. EastMed Report of the Sub-Regional Technical meeting on the Lessepsian migration and its impact on Eastern Mediterranean fishery. GCP/INT/041/EC – GRE – ITA/TD-04, pp. 88-108. 
  4. Gucu A.C, Ok M., and Sakinan S., 2009. A survey of the critically endangered Mediterranean monk seal, Monachus monachus (Hermann, 1779) along the coast of Northern Cyprus. Israel Journal of Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 55, 2009, pp. 77–82.
  5. Gucu A.C, Sakinan S. and Ok M., 2009. Occurrence of the Critically endangered Mediterranean Monk Seal, Monachus monachus, at Olympos-Beydağları National Park, Turkey (Mammalia:Phocidae). Zoology in the Middle East, Vol. 46, 2009, pp. 3–8.