The scientific or artistic quality of the works of many FASS faculty members is nationally and internationally recognized with prestigious awards, editorships in academic journals and elections to board memberships in academic organizations. Below is a selection from a long list.
(2013) Alex Wong - The Global Nikon Award, 1st prize in Video category
(2012) Alex Wong - Phoenix International Photography Biennial 2012, Best Photographer of the Show, Gold Award
(2011) Alex Wong - Prix de la Photographie Px3, second prize in Fine Art- Landscape category.
(2010) Murat Germen - International Photography Awards, three mentions
(2010) Alex Wong - Prix de la Photographie Px3, second prize in professional category.
(2009) Murat Germen – Prix de la Photographie Px3, honorable mention, water competition.
(2009) Alex Wong – Third Annual Professional Color Master Cup, third prize in architecture and honor of distinction.
(2009) Alex Wong – Prix de la Photographie Px3, first prize in performing arts, people’s choice category.
(2009) Alex Wong – Worldwide Photography Gala Awards Annual Contest, second prize in Landscapes and Cityscapes category.
(2008) Alex Wong – Pilsner Urquell International Photography award.
(2008) Elif Ayiter and Murat Germen – IBM Faculty award
(2007) Alex Wong – International Photography Awards, first prize in Architecture/Interiors category, third prize in Nature/Sunset category, and four honorable mentions.
(2007) Murat Germen – International Photography Awards, second prize in Advertising/Catalogues category and eight honorable mentions.
(2007) Murat Germen – Prix de la Photographie, mention Px3.
(2007) Selçuk Artut – Altın Örümcek Internet awards, third prize for web design in tourism category.
(2006) Alex Wong – Landographix Website, 35th International Creativity Annual Award, distinction (with Didem Wong)
(2006) Alex Wong – International Photo Awards, second prize in Nature/Landscapes category.
(2006) Murat Germen – Caroun Photo Club First Annual Photography Exhibition, second prize.
(2006) Hasan Bülent Kahraman – Distinguished Critique Award (Onur Eleştiri Ödülü), TUYAP art fair.
(2006) Selçuk Artut – Best Film Music Award for “Replikas – Iki genç kız,” SIYAD.
(2006) Selçuk Artut – Stand Out website award.
(2006) Selçuk Artut – Creative Public, Designer of the month (November).
(2006) Erdağ Aksel – Artist of the year in sculpture, The Turkish Art Institute
(2005) Alex Wong – International Photo Awards, first prize in nature/seasons category, third prize in special/aerial category, and three other honorable mentions.
(2005) Alex Wong - Merit Award in the Category of Book Design, HOW International Design.
(2005) Murat Germen – International Photo Awards, four honorable mentions.
(2003) Murat Germen - Lawrence B. Anderson Award, MIT.