Dr. Ezgi Elçi, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2019 Thesis Title: Politics of Nostalgia: Psychological Origins of Populism Undergraduate Degree: BA in International Relations, Istanbul Commerce University

Masters Degree: MA in International Relations, Dokuz Eylül University

Visiting Researcher: University of Georgia

Placement after Graduation: Postdoctoral Researcher, Koç University, MiReKoc - Migration Research Center

Dr. Ceyhun Emre Doğru, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2018 Thesis Title: Corporate Diplomatic Activity: How Firms Behave in Foreign Policy The Cases of Energy and Defense Sectors in Turkey And in the UK Undergraduate Degree: BA in International Relations, Ankara University

Masters Degree: MA in Advanced European and International Studies, Centre International de Formation Européenne

Placement after Graduation: Managing Partner, StratejiCo

Dr. Ariel Gonzalez Levaggi, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2018 Thesis Title: Confrontational and Cooperative Regional Orders Undergraduate Degree: BA in International Relations, John F. Kennedy University Buenos Aires

Masters Degree: MA in Political Science and Sociology, Latin American Social Sciences Institute

Placement after Graduation: Associate Professor, Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina

Dr. Kadir Aydın Gündüz, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2017 Thesis Title: Moving beyond a minimal democracy: a comparative analysis of reform episodes in non-consolidated democracies of Turkey, Mexico and the Philippines Undergraduate Degree: BA in Philosophy, Galatasaray University

Masters Degree: MA in Political Science and Government, Sabancı University

Doctoral Researcher: University of Chicago

Placement after Graduation: Assistant Professor, TOBB University of Economics and Technology

Dr. Damla Bayraktar, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2016 Thesis Title: Home States and Homeland Politics: Interactions between the Turkish State and Its Emigrants in France and the United States Undergraduate Degree: BA in Sociology, Galatasaray University

Masters Degree: MA in Politics of Public Policy, Sciences Po

Placement after Graduation: Postdoctoral Researcher, Koç University

Dr.Gitta Glüpker, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2016 Thesis Title: The Gender Gap in Public Support for European Integration Undergraduate Degree: BA in European Studies, Universität Osnabrück

Masters Degree: MA in European Studies, Universität Osnabrück

Placement after Graduation: Consultant, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

Dr. Mustafa Yağcı, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2016 Thesis Title: In Quest of Financial Stability: Organizational Learning and the Proactive Governance of Financial Stability Policy in Turkey Undergraduate Degree: BSc in Economics, İstanbul Bilgi University

Undergraduate Degree: BSc in Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science(External Degree)

Masters Degree: MA in Economics, University of Iowa

Placement after Graduation: Lecturer, Istanbul Bilgi University

Current Position: Economist, Islamic Development Bank

Dr. Kerem Yıldırım, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2016 Thesis Title: Continuous Clientelism: Persuasion and Preference Change in Turkey Undergraduate Degree: BA in International Affairs, Binghamton University

Masters Degree: MSc in Middle East Politics, SOAS University of London

Placement after Graduation: Lecturer, Sabancı University

Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Duke University

Dr. İmren Borsuk, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2015 Thesis Title:Road from Ethnic Mobilization to Intercommunal Violence: A Comparison of Kurdish problem in Turkey and Northern Ireland Conflict Undergraduate Degree: BA in Political Science and International Relations, Galatasaray University

Masters Degree: MA in International Relations, University of Strasbourg

Placement after Graduation: Postdoctoral Researcher, Stockholm University

Dr. Didem Çakmaklı, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2015 Thesis Title: Transforming Citizenship in Turkey: Learning Active Citizenship in Civil Society Organizations Undergraduate Degree: BA in Political Science, Whittier College

Masters Degree: MA in International Development and International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Placement after Graduation: Assistant Professor, Antalya Bilim University

Dr. Ömer Faruk Örsün, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2015 Thesis Title: Inclusiveness, Contestation and Conflict Processes Undergraduate Degree: BA in Public Administration, Istanbul University

Masters Degree: MA in International Relations, University of Essex

Placement after Graduation: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard University

Current Position: Instructor, New York University Abu Dhabi

Dr. Ayşen Ezgi Üstübici, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations(Joint Doctorate with University of Amsterdam), 2015 Thesis Title: The Governance of International Migration in Turkey and Morocco: Irregular Migrants' Access to Right to Stay Undergraduate Degree: BA in Political Science and Sociology(Double Major), Boğaziçi University

Masters Degree: MSc in Gender, Development, Globalization, London School of Economics and Political Science

Placement after Graduation: Assistant Professor, Koç University

Dr. Mustafa Kutlay, Ph.D in Political Science and International Relations, 2015 Thesis Title: Reforming Reactive States: A Comparative Political Economy of Greek and Turkish Crises Undergraduate Degree: BA in Business Administration, Middle East Technical University

Masters Degree: MSc in European Studies, Middle East Technical University

Visiting Researcher: Royal Holloway University of London

Placement after Graduation: Assistant Professor, TOBB University of Economics and Technology