• Ekinci oglu, M., 2006-2007, Theory and History of the Architecture Profession. (with essential principles of a Ph.D. in Architecture).
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(Special Turkish Fellow, Harvard University, History of Art and Architecture, Ph.D. Program;
academic sponsor: Harvard University.)
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• Ekincioglu, M., 2006-2007, Early History of Architectural Record. (with a specific research problem and time period; by focusing on its founding and early editors’ articles; a close-reading on Ph.D. dissertations, scholarly and architectural articles by scholars, pioneering architecture historians, critics and architecture journalists on professional architecture journalism; appointments with Robert Ivy, Suzanne Stephens, John Morris Dixon, William Menking, e-correspondence with some pioneering architecture journalists in the US. etc.).
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Ekincioglu, M., 2008-200 9 , Robert Gutman Papers Collection (with a specific research problem and time period).
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(Research Scholar, Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Ph.D. Program;
academic sponsor: Columbia University.)
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• Ekincioglu, M., 2008-2009, Scholarly Examination on the Practice History of the SOM-NYC in the 1960s-1970s (with a specific research problem and time period; by focusing on four significant architectural buildings designed under Gordon Bunshaft’s leadership; with support by the SOM-NYC Office; Ph.D. dissertations, monographs, scholarly essays, architectural articles, oral history project, some archival materials at the SOM-NYC Office and Avery Drawings and Archive at Columbia University.)
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(Research Scholar, Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Ph.D. Program;
academic sponsor: Columbia University.)
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• Ekincioglu, M., 2014-2016, Uncovering Education and Professional Career History of Turkish and Turkish-American Women Architects in Postwar US, one of the significant feminist cases from modern Middle East in multicultural US architecture.
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(Visiting scholar, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-History, Theory and Criticism in Architecture Program;
academic sponsor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
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Ekincioglu, M., 2015-2016 , Uncovering Early History of Co-education at the Princeton University-School of Architecture.
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(Visiting scholar, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-History, Theory and Criticism in Architecture Program;
academic sponsor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
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Ekincioglu, M., 2018-present, Diverse and Inclusive Historical Documentation Practice and Methods at Pioneering Schools of Architecture in the US.