Öykü Işık is an Assistant Professor of Information Systems Management at Vlerick. She holds an BSc degree in Computer Science and Mathematics (2002) and an MBA degree (2005) from Istanbul Bilgi University. She earned her PhD degree in Business Computer Information Systems (2010) from the University of North Texas. Before she joined Vlerick, Öykü has taught Information Systems courses at the University of North Texas and Istanbul Bilgi University.
Öykü’s main research interests are in the field of Business Intelligence (BI) and Business Process Management (BPM). At Vlerick, her main teaching duties concentrate on BI, BPM, and IT Management both in the degree programmes (Master/MBA) and in executive programmes.
She is actively involved with the BPM Network, a Centre for Excellence on business process management sponsored by MÖBIUS, where she conducts research as well as teaching activities. She is also an advisory board member of the BI-community, which is a network for business intelligence professionals in Europe.