Edulix - Management Team

Edulix was founded in 2000 by Sam Kassegne and his college-mate from Middle East Technical University, Yalcin Sert. Edulix has grown now to almost 150,000 members all over the world. Over the years, we have fundamentally transformed the way international scholars seek and achieve world-class graduate programs.

 

As a community-driven site, we have a unique management style. Our management team consists of founders who oversee its strategic vision and growth, as well as forum administrators, tech administrators, super moderators, and moderators who oversee its day-to-day operation.

 

Excecutive Team

Sam Kassegne, PhD, PE - Founder & Chief Edulixian

Yalcin Sert - Co-founder.

 

Sam was educated in India (BE, Madras/Chennai - Guindy Engg College) and the US (Virginia Tech - PhD) as well as Turkey (MS, Middle East Tech University-ODTU). He has worked in academia and the industry for about 10 years in the US. Currently, he is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at a University in California.

 

Advisory Team

Time to walk into Sunset (Shiva), TheGodFather (Parshva), Dopemonekyman (Shivin), LightFadesAway (Prashant), Ritendra, Rooju , Taro_Curly (Tarun), TheLongHorn (Sudipta), GravityEyeLids (Viswanathan).

 

Forum Administration

The forums are adminsitered by a volunteer group of forum administrators, tech administrators, super moderators, and moderators who oversee its day-to-day operation.