Prof. Mim Kemâl ÖKE

Founder , Yararlı Ceylanlar Club

Mim Kemâl Öke was born in 1955 to a family with Central Asian Uyghur lineage. Receiving high school education at Robert College and higher education in economics and history at Cambridge University, Öke became a professor at Boğaziçi University. He attended official meetings abroad on behalf of Turkish Foreign Ministry. He won various awards for cultural and scientific studies. Over the last years, Öke has gravitated towards human sciences in his quest to understand mankind, which mainly rests in Sufi philosophy. Towards his social awareness, Öke offers rhythm/folk dance classes to specially-gifted children and individuals.