Academician - Bureaucrat
Gurcan worked as a lecturer in Anadolu University, Faculty of Communication Sciences between 1990 and 2005. She has directed the division of Turkish Republic Family and Social Research division from 2006 to 2011 and consulted the same division until 2013. She is currently a faculty member at Istanbul Commerce University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences. She has contributed greatly to policy making on family and population, educational sciences, educational communication, techno-psychology and family education.