Diren Pamuk-Turner

Diren Pamuk-Turner

Senior Lecturer
Pearson Chemical Laboratory
62 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA


Dr. Pamuk-Turner teaches Biochemistry and Introductory Chemistry courses. She joined the Tufts faculty following an appointment as a preceptor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University, working on the courses of cell biology of human life, biochemistry and molecular medicine. She has also held positions as a lecturer at both Tufts and Regis College, teaching Biochemistry General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry. During her PhD work at Tufts University, she received the Tufts Graduate Institute for Teaching Fellowship in 2007 and the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award from the Department of Chemistry in 2003.


PhD, Tufts University, Medford, MA, 2010
BS, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2002