Aline Villavicencio

Aline Villavicencio is a Reader in Computer Science affiliated to the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil) and also affiliated to the University of Essex (UK). Her research interests include lexical semantics, multilinguality, and cognitively motivated NLP. She received her PhD from the University of Cambridge (UK) in...

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Enes SarI

BA Koç University Sociology & Double Major in Economics- 18′ MA Koç University Comparative Studies in History and Society-present Research interest: Social policy, social movements, critical sociology, social theory, quantitative sociology

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Eylem Taylan

Eylem Taylan is an MA student in the program of Comparative Studies in History and Society at Koç University. She earned her B.A. degree in Psychology and Sociology from Boğaziçi University. Her areas of interests include social theory, social movements, political sociology, and historical sociology.

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Pelİn KIlInÇarslan

Pelin Kılınçarslan is a PhD Candidate in Political Science and International Relations at Koç University, where she works as a teaching and research assistant. She received her BA in Political Science from Bilkent University and her MA in International Relations from Koç University. She has held a visiting researcher position...

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Sercan TaŞ

Former Education: MA in Sociology, Boğaziçi University, 2016 BA in Turkish Language and Literature, Boğaziçi University, 2012 Areas of Interest: Neoliberal transformation of the state, political ecology, agrarian change, social welfare

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Ezgİ ÖzÇelİk

Ezgi Özçelik is a graduate student and research assistant in the International Relations Department of Koç University. She graduated from Boğaziçi University’s Political Science and Sociology double major program in 2017. Her main research interests include political economy of inequality, poverty, wealth distribution, politics of populism, dynamics of local economy,...

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Gabriela Ramalho Tafoya

Gabriela joined the project as a post-doctoral fellow, specializing in the political economy of Latin America and quantitative research techniques. She is pursuing her PhD degree in Political Science from the University of Connecticut. She also holds two MA degrees in Political Science and Quantitative Methods for the Social Sciences,...

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Lara Şarlak

Lara Şarlak obtained her B.A. degrees in Sociology and Media & Visual Arts from Koç University in 2015. Awarded with the Jean Monnet Scholarship Programme, she completed her master’s degree in Anthropology of Media at SOAS, University of London. Her MA dissertation explores return migration movements reflected on Turkish-German diasporic...

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Fırat DuruŞan

Fırat Duruşan is a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, Ankara University. His ongoing dissertation research involves a comparative political economic study of social policy in Argentina and Turkey in the post-2000 period with a particular focus on cash transfer programs. He worked as a...

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Rahmİ Çemen

Rahmi Çemen is a PhD candidate in Comparative Politics at the University of Florida. Prior to joining UF, Rahmi earned his Master’s (Political Science) and Bachelor’s (Political Science and Economics) degrees from Ohio University. He has lived and conducted fieldwork in Turkey for his dissertation, which focuses on the Europeanization...

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