Faculty & Staff

Berna Kahraman, PhD

  • Lecturer in Public Affairs, Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs, McCormack Graduate School
  • Telephone: 617.287.5337
  • Fax: 617.287.6949

Areas of Expertise

Workforce Development, Disability and Ethnocultural Policies, Qualitative and Quantitative Methods


PhD, Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Boston, 2011
MA, Public Administration, Leiden University
BS, Economics and Management, Istanbul Bilgi University
BSc, Economics and Management, University of London, London School of Economics

Additional Information

An alumna of our sister program in Public Policy, Ms. Berna Kahraman is an adjunct faculty member in the Public Affairs Program. She is also a Research Fellow at UMass Boston's Center for Social Policy. A native of Turkey, she has international policy research and analysis experience in multiple areas in the fields of public policy and public administration.