... - History of Freemasonry -Scottish Freemasonry Document by Turkish academician Ali Mukbil Gökdoğan-33 - 1976
Ali Mukbil Gökdoğan, minister, politician, statesman, architect, engineer, lecturer, writer.
He was born in 1909 in Istanbul.
Ali Mukbil Gökdoğan graduated from Istanbul Higher Engineering School. He completed his doctorate at Stutgart Graduate School of Engineering.
He worked as the Ministry of Public Works, Army and Ankara Roads Science Committee Engineer, Kocaeli Province Chief Engineer, Istanbul High Engineering School Road Course Assistant Professor and Director of Education Affairs.
He worked as a Professor of the Roads and Earthworks Chair at the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Architecture at Istanbul Technical University, and Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Member of the Istanbul Municipality Reconstruction Advisory Board, Delegate of the International Union of Architects, Member of the UNESCO National Commission, and Senator of the United Nations Organization Volunteer Education Center.
He served as a Member of the Council of Ministers of the Constituent Assembly between January 6, 1961 and October 25, 1961. In the 24th Government (Gursel I Government) established by Cemal Gursel, in the cabinet reshuffle on 12 September 1960 and in the 25th Government (II Gursel Government) established on 5 January 1961, as the Minister of Public Works (Vice Public Works). appointed.