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After graduating from high school, he received his training in 1983 at the Edirne Pedagogical College, which is affiliated with Trakya University . In 2001 he graduated from the Faculty of Social Sciences at Anadolu University in Eskişehir .
After completing his studies, he became a teacher in various Turkish schools and later deputy headmaster in Edirne.
The appointment as general secretary to Trakya University took place during the rectorate of Enver Duran .
On the occasion of the local elections on March 30, 2014, he was elected Lord Mayor of Edirne. Recep Gürkan has cultivated the city friendship with Lörrach since his work at Trakya University .
In the local elections in 2019, he was able to defend his office with around 45% of the vote.
Recep Gürkan is married and has two children.
- Lord Mayor Recep Gürkan in the press on March 30, 2014
- Recep Gürkan on the website of the city of Edirne ( Memento of the original from December 22, 2014 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- Results of the mayoral election in Edirne
- Inaugural visit ( Memento of the original from December 22, 2014 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. by Recep Gürkan in Lörrach with Hilmi Ibar , Jörg Lutz , Manfred Raupp
- Information on Recep Gürkan
|Turkish politician, Lord Mayor of Edirne
|DATE OF BIRTH
|August 1, 1964
|PLACE OF BIRTH