Sibel Karadağ

Research Assistant

Sibel Karadağ is currently pursuing her doctoral research in Political Science and International Relations at Koç University. In 2018-2019, she was a Fulbright Fellow in Political Science at Yale University. She is also researcher at the Migration Research Center at Koç University (MiReKoc). Her research interests lie mainly in critical security and border studies, migration […]

Ezgi Elçi

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ezgi Elçi is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Migration Research Center at Koç University (MiReKoç). He obtained his Ph.D. in the Department of International Relations and Political Science at Koç University with the dissertation titled “Politics of Nostalgia: Psychological Origins of Populism.” Previously, he was a visiting student researcher in the Center for the Study […]

Ceren Acartürk


Ceren Acarturk received her PhD on the topic of Epidemiology and Treatment of Social Anxiety Disorder at the Department of Clinical Psychology of Vrije University, Amsterdam. Currently, Acarturk is an Associate Professor at Koc University. Her work has focused on the prevention and treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and other common mental disorders resulting from […]

Pınar Ensari

Research Assistant

Gülşah Kurt


Irena Grigoryan

Research Assistant

Souad Osseiran

POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCHER & PROJECT MANAGER & Vehbi Koc Foundation Migration Fellow

Doğuş Şimşek

Dr. Social Sciences and Humanities Department