Upon earning her PhD in Sociology from the Middle East Technical University; she worked at the Department of Political Science of Bilkent University (1999-2007); undertook various responsibilities in women’s civil society organisations working in fields of violence against women, human trafficking and gender sensitive rights-based monitoring and evaluation, offered various courses at the Gender and Women’s Studies Graduate Program of the Middle East Technical University as a part-time lecturer, at the same time conducted research as a freelance researcher from 2007 to 2016; and has been at the Department of Sociology of Acıbadem University since 2016. Her academic interests include gender studies, urban studies, peace studies and women’s human rights.
Sociology, Middle East technical University
Political and Social Sciences, Marmara University
Public Administration, Marmara University
Gender at large
Women’s human rights
Peace and violence. Urban politics
Regular and irregular migration