dr.ir. S. Çevikarslan (Salih)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Dr. Salih Çevikarslan received his BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Middle East Technical University in 2003 and his MA degree in Economics at Istanbul Technical University (ITU) in 2006. After working for three years as a research assistant at ITU, he joined UNU-MERIT PhD programme and was appointed as a teaching assistant (AiO) at the Department of Economics, Maastricht University. He worked as a post-doc researcher at the University of Twente. He is currently an assistant  professor at the Department of Design, Production and Management of the University of Twente and a senior a lecturer in Economics at Erasmus University College.


Business & Economics
Agent-Based Modeling
Consumer Preferences
Heterogeneous Consumers
Social Sciences
Value Chain
Earth & Environmental Sciences


Dr. Salih Çevikarslan is an economist interested broadly in innovation.  The center area is technological change and its relation to economic development. This also brings him into areas such as industrial dynamics, circular economy, R&D processes and innovation strategies.  In his research he uses both data-driven statistical methods and computational modeling. With regard to the latter, he has mainly developed multi-agent based computer simulations from an Evolutionary Economics perspective.

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Courses Academic Year  2022/2023

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Courses Academic Year  2021/2022

Contact Details

Visiting Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst - Ring (building no. 21)
De Horst 2
7522LW  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Mailing Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Engineering Technology
Horst - Ring
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands