Assoc. Prof. Salim Atay

Head Human Resources Office of Presidency of the Republic of Turkey

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Salim Atay has a Ph.D. in Management & Organization from Marmara University. His research interest includes Leader Manager Skills, Political Competence, Narcissism, Career Management and he published books. Also, he has given lectures about Work Psychology, Managing Individual Differences, Organizational Behavior, Behavioral Science and Career, and Talent Management. 

After Turkey’s new presidency system Assoc. Prof. Dr. Salim Atay was appointed by President Erdoğan as the Head of Human Resources Office in August 2018.

Human Resources Office has undertaken the duty of preparing the human resource inventory as well as human resources planning which includes developing the required human resources for an emergency, short, medium and long term. The Human Resources Office also carries out the activities related to talent acquisition in order to help people with talent to be employed in the right areas that suit their qualifications. These activities consist of the pursuit and development of talent. Additionally, the Human Resources Office develops projects for the improvement of human resources processes through modern methods in both the public and private sector.