Dr. Duygu Damar works as research fellow at the iff Finance since 2020. She is a member of the consumer research network of the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection, Germany and of the Alumni Association of the Hamburg Max Planck Institute for Comparative and Private International Law. Duygu Damar completed her LL.B. and LL.M. studies in Istanbul/Turkey. She was awarded with Dr. iur. title in 2011 after completion of her Ph.D. study at the University of Hamburg. From 2011 to 2018, she was senior research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and also hold lectures at the University of Hamburg. Currently, she is working on her post-doc thesis on the “Prohibition of Discrimination in German and US-American Contract Law”. For the purposes of comparative research for her Ph.D. and post-doc theses, she conducted research stays at the University of Cambridge and at Yale Law School respectively.
LL.B. (Istanbul Bilgi University), LL.M. (Istanbul Bilgi University), Ph.D. (Hamburg University)