Research Profiles

  • Assoc. Prof. Meliz Ergin
    Primary Area of Focus: Modern Turkish and European literature; literature and philosophy; comparative ecocriticism; contemporary poetry and (eco)poetics; critical theory; migration
  • Assoc. Prof. Nazmi Ağıl
    Primary Area of Focus: English Literature; Modern Turkish literature; intermediality; contemporary poetry and poetics; translation theory and practice
  • Assoc. Prof. Özen Nergis Dolcerocca
    Primary Area of Focus: Comparative modernisms; 19th- and 20th-century Turkish and French literatures; philosophy of time; translation studies; critical theory; narratology
  • Asst. Prof. Alex Moshkin
    Primary Area of Focus: Global Russian literature, cinema, and visual art in the twentieth and twenty-first century; Russian, Soviet, and post-Soviet literature; world literature and cinema; diaspora studies; translation theory; Jewish/Israeli literature and culture.
  • Asst. Prof. C. Ceyhun Arslan
    Primary Area of Focus: Turkish literature (Ottoman and modern); Arabic literature; nahda and tanzimat movements; Mediterranean studies; world literature; translation studies
  • Asst. Prof. Mehmet Fatih Uslu
    Primary Area of Focus: Comparative Ottoman literature(s), modern Armenian literature, theater and dramatic literature, modern Turkish novel, tragedy and tragic culture, world literature and the global novel, economics and literature, sociology of literature.
  • Asst. Prof. Mert Bahadır Reisoğlu
    Primary Area of Focus: Turkish-German Studies; 20th- and 21st-century German literature and cinema; media theory; the avant-garde; post-dramatic and post-migrant theater; 20th-century German and French philosophy; Turkish literature and cinema
  • Asst. Prof. Sooyong Kim
    Primary Area of Focus: Ottoman literature and culture; literary multilingualism; comparative Middle Eastern literatures; travel writing; historical fiction