Isin Elicin,Broadcast Journalist

Isin Elicin

Broadcast Journalist, Translator

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About Isin Elicin

Currently based in London I am a senior media professional from Turkey who has worked as an anchor, editor, columnist, journalist and executive across multiple platforms: television, radio, online, newspapers and magazines in print. The media companies I worked for include Turkey's leading news TV channels CNN Turk and NTV as well as BBC World Service in London. I also lectured at Bilgi University in Istanbul for one year where I engaged

Currently based in London I am a senior media professional from Turkey who has worked as an anchor, editor, columnist, journalist and executive across multiple platforms: television, radio, online, newspapers and magazines in print. The media companies I worked for include Turkey's leading news TV channels CNN Turk and NTV as well as BBC World Service in London. I also lectured at Bilgi University in Istanbul for one year where I engaged in developing courses. During my career, I have also provided On-Air English-Turkish simultaneous interpretations and translated articles and edited books. I now work across a range of freelance projects such as writing, editing, translating and communications consultancy.


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Industries

Corporate, Film, Online, Radio, Theatre, TV

Programme Types

Arts, Current Affairs, Documentary, Events, Historical Documentary, Investigative, Live TV, New Media, News, Outside Broadcast, Studio Debate

Specialisms

Current Affairs, Events, Human Rights, International Affairs, Journalism, Languages, Middle East, News & Current Affairs, Popular Culture, Social Issues, Womens Issues

Credits

Turkey with Simon Reeve

(Feb 2017 - Feb 2017)

BBC

Translator

Cleansing Turkey

(Oct 2016 - Nov 2016)

BBC

Translator

Murder In Istanbul

(Oct 2016 - Oct 2016)

BBC World

Translator

Sinirsiz (Sans Frontieres /Without Borders )

(Sep 2015 - July 2016)

IMC TV, Turkey

Presenter

Mid-Day news

(Aug 2015 - July 2016)

IMC Tv

Presenter

TRT Dunya Gundemi (TRT's World Agenda)

(Jan 2010 - July 2015)

Kuzey Haber Ajansi

Senior Production Co-ordinator

Gazeteci Gozuyle (Through the Reporter's Eye)

(Jan 2010 - Jan 2013)

TRT-Turk

Presenter

Dunya Bunu Konusuyor (This What the World Talks About)

(Jan 2007 - Aug 2010)

NTV

Presenter

Gunun Icinden (Midday Newshour)

(Jan 2005 - Jan 2007)

NTV

Presenter

Dunyaya Bakis (A Glance At The World)

(Feb 2002 - Jan 2005)

NTV

Presenter

Employment History

*Freelance Translator & Transcriber, BBC World Service, London - 2016 -Present

*Mid-day News Anchor & Co-host Weekly Live Foreign Affairs Show "Sinirsiz" (Sans Borders), IMC TV, Istanbul - 2015-2016

*Instructor, Istanbul Bilgi University, Communications Department - 2015-2016

*Program Coordinator & Head of Arabic Department, Kuzey News Agency (Previously known as One News

*Freelance Translator & Transcriber, BBC World Service, London - 2016 -Present

*Mid-day News Anchor & Co-host Weekly Live Foreign Affairs Show "Sinirsiz" (Sans Borders), IMC TV, Istanbul - 2015-2016

*Instructor, Istanbul Bilgi University, Communications Department - 2015-2016

*Program Coordinator & Head of Arabic Department, Kuzey News Agency (Previously known as One News Agency), Istanbul - 2010-2015

*Columnist, Diken News Portal www.diken.com.tr, Istanbul - 2014-2015

*Columnist, Yeni Safak Daily, Istanbul - 2012-2013

*Presenter & Producer of a weekdays live TV News Show "Gazeteci Gozuyle" (Through the Journalist's Eye), TRT-Turk, Istanbul - 2010-2013

*Chief Editor at Foreign News Department and News Anchor, NTV, Istanbul, - 2002-2009

*Member of Consultation Board, Media and Diversity Project, British Council (in cooperation with BBC World Service Trust) Istanbul, London - 2005-2007

*Editor & Presenter, Foreign News Desk, CNN-Turk, Istanbul - 1999-2002

*Producer, Turkish Section, BBC World Service, London - 1997-1999

*Correspondent, Yeni Yuzyil Daily, Istanbul - 1996-1997

*Editor In Chief, Esquire Turkey, Istanbul - 1995-1996

*Editor, Aktuel Weekly, Istanbul - 1994-1995

*Executive Editor, Harper's Bazaar Turkey, Istanbul - 1993-1994

Additional Information

Industries

Corporate, Film, Online, Radio, Theatre, TV

Programme Types

Arts, Current Affairs, Documentary, Events, Historical Documentary, Investigative, Live TV, New Media, News, Outside Broadcast, Studio Debate

Specialisms

Current Affairs, Events, Human Rights, International Affairs, Journalism, Languages, Middle East, News & Current Affairs, Popular Culture, Social Issues, Womens Issues