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I am a PhD candidate in the Political and Social Sciences Department at the European University Institute and I am working with Donatella della Porta. I have been granted a Swedish Institute scholarship within the Swedish-Turkish Scholarship Programme for PhD studies so that I am a Gästdoktorand at the Department of Political Science for one year to work on my PhD thesis. My contact person is Professor Michele Micheletti. My dissertation focuses on peace movements in Turkey and Israel using qualitative research methods.

Research interests

Social movements, militarism, conscientious objection, state- society relations, contemporary Middle East, nationalism and gender.