Member Of The Board Of Education

Dr. Seyfi Savaş
  • Chairman of Committee


Born in İnebolu in 1967, Seyfi Savaş played at league and university teams. He serves as the coach at Gazi University Basketball Teams (E.B.B.L. – Regional Basketball Men’s League – and University). He graduated from Gazi University, Gazi Faculty of Education and Department of Physical Education and Sports. He served as the gymnastics teacher (1988-1993) at secondary schools affiliated to the Ministry of National Education and had master’s degree and doctor’s degree from Gazi University, Institute of Medical Sciences and Department of Movement and Training Sciences Department. He served as the Instructor at; Gazi University, School of Physical Education and Sports in Kastamonu (1994-2000); at Gazi University, Gazi Faculty of Education and Department of Elementary School (2001-2007); and at Bilkent University (part-time 2001-2006). He gave lectures on general training knowledge, special training knowledge, selection of technique-tactics and talent in the 1stgrade basketball coaching courses organized by GSGM (General Directorate of Youth and Sports) Sports Education Department and in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th grade coaching courses organized by the Education Committee of Turkish Basketball Federation. Additionally, he participated, as the Speaker, in basketball seminars included in the congresses organized in collaboration with national – international universities under the activity schedule of TBF, and attended, as the Lecturer, to in-service education courses for the gymnastics teachers organized in collaboration with the Ministry of National Education’s Directorate of In-Service Education and Directorate of Intramural Physical Education and Sports and Scouting. He has several articles and reports and a book published at home and abroad with respect to his branch. He still carries on his permanent lectureship at Ankara Gazi University, School of Physical Education and Sports and Department of Physical Education and Sports Teaching. He is married and has 2 children.