Journal History

ICONARP was founded in 2012 in line with the inspiring global vision of Prof. Dr. Ahmet ALKAN, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture and Design of Konya Technical University, and under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Havva ALKAN BALA in order to become an internationally respected and influential academic journal in the field of Architecture, Planning and Design. ICONARP published its first issue in 2013 after the preliminary preparation phase, which lasted about 1 year. The Founders' Board List of the Journal is as follows:


Ahmet ALKAN (Owner - Dean of Faculty of Architecture and Design)
Havva ALKAN BALA (Editor-in-Chief)
H.Filiz MEŞHUR
Mehmet UYSAL
Bilgehan YILMAZ ÇAKMAK
Fatih EREN
Kivanc ERTUĞAY
Özer KARAKAYACI
Armağan GÜLEÇ KORUMAZ
Selcuk SAYIN
Süheyla SIRAMKAYA
Esra YALDIZ


ICONARP, which has attracted a great interest in the academic community since its first issue, has gained an internationally respected place in the field of Architecture, Planning and Design in a short time. ICONARP, which continued its journey with a renewed team under the editorship of Associate Professor Mehmet TOPÇU in 2016, has gradually increased and diversified its international reader / author audience. ICONARP, which started to be scanned by many international indexes such as TUBITAK ULAKBIM, ESCI, DOAJ, ICONDA BIBLIOGRAPHIC, AVERY INDEX between 2016-2019, was successfully managed by the following editorial board in this period:


Ahmet ALKAN (Owner - Dean of Faculty of Architecture and Design)
Mehmet TOPÇU (Editor-in-Chief)
Bilgehan YILMAZ CAKMAK
Armağan GÜLEÇ KORUMAZ
Cigdem FINDIKLAR ÜLKÜ
Mihrimah ŞENALP

2020 was the year when ICONARP took important steps in terms of internationalization, institutionalization, transparency and standardization. ICONARP continues its publishing life with a new team refreshed in line with its global vision:

Rahmi ERDEM (Owner - Dean of Faculty of Architecture and Design)
Fatih EREN (Editor-in-Chief)
Fatih CANAN
Mustafa KORUMAZ
Çiğdem FINDIKLAR ÜLKÜ
Mihrimah ŞENALP
Kübra KOÇER
Muzaffer Ali YAYGIN