Provalis Research Trainer / Consultant
|Location||Sakarya, Istanbul, Turkey|
|Coverage Area||Primary: Turkey
Secondary: Central Asia, Middle East, North Africa, Europe (provided travel costs covered)
|Consulting services||Fundamentals of text and content analysis—text mining, mixed-methods research, qualitative and quantitative research methods, social media analysis.
|Experience||A full-time assist.professor of management information systems at Sakarya University. His research is focused on consumer analytics, hr analytics, and social media analysis. He has taught courses focusing on advanced research methods, qualitative data analysis, text mining, requirements management, and IS project management.
Received PhD from Sakarya University. Previously a Doctoral fellow at Athabasca University, Centre for Distance Education (CDE).
Post-Doctoral fellow at McMaster University, McMaster Digital Transformation Research Centre (MDTRC), and DeGroote School of Business.
Visiting professor at Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics.
10-year experienced in Provalis Research Softwares, QDA Miner and WordStat.
Regularly teaches QDAMiner and Wordstat at Sakarya University.
As a keynote, attends methodology workshops to teach text mining and WordStat practices.
|Publications||• Akbiyik A. (2019). Text Mining in Social Sciences: WordStat Practices. Sakarya Publishing. Turkey.
• Akbiyik, A. (2019) (with Ugur, Guliz). Fundamentals of Electronic Word of Mouth, in S.M. Correia Loureiro and H.R. Kaufmann (Eds.) “Exploring the Power of Electronic Word-of- Mouth in Services Industry”, (pp 1-17) IGI Global.
• Akbiyik, A. (2018) (with Ugur, Guliz). Emerging trends in IS research: A co-word analysis (2007–16), The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science Vol 42 (3-4). pp. 76-96.