Dr. A. Erdi Öztürk

Former Associate

Dr. A. Erdi Öztürk

  • Short CV

    • Since 01/2020: Associate at GIGA Institute for Middle East Studies

    • 01/2021 - 01/2023: Marie-Sklodowska-Curie fellow at Coventry University in the UK and GIGA in Germany

    • Since 09/2019: Lecturer of Politics and International Relations at the School of Social Sciences, London Metropolitan University (Tenured/Permanent)

    • Education: Master of Art, Hacettepe University, Ankara; Master of Science, Barcelona Autonoma University, Spain; PhD, University of Strasbourg, France

    Current Research

    • The Politics of Middle East

    • Religion and International Relations

    • Government and Politics

    • Introduction to International Relations

    Countries and Regions

    • Middle East

    Research Programmes

    Dr. A. Erdi Öztürk

    Former Associate

    Middle East Critique | 11/2022

    Guest Editors’ Introduction: Turkey’s Diaspora Governance Policies from the Past to the Present

    This special issue is the outcome of a one-day workshop, ‘Turkey’s Diaspora Governance Policies from the Past to the Present,’ held on May 21, 2021 and sponsored by the Centre for Peace, Trust and Social Relations at Coventry University, London Metropolitan University, and the German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA).

    Middle East Critique | 10/2022

    From Exit to Voice: Reflections on Exile through the Accounts of Turkey’s Intelligentsia

    The article focuses on the narratives of those who decided to leave Turkey following the Gezi protests in 2013.

    Bahar Baser

    Turkish Studies | 05/2022

    The Transnational Politics of Religion: Turkey's Diyanet, Islamic Communities and Beyond

    Bahar Baser

    Blog Article | 04/2022

    Doctors Fleeing Borders: Is Turkey becoming Europe’s Venezuela?

    The exodus of qualified Turkish health professionals is not an isolated occurrence, but rather reflects a full-scale brain drain, and a broader wave of long-term emigration.

    GIGA Focus Middle East | 1/2022

    Doom and Gloom: Leaving Erdoğan’s Turkey

    Although known as a host and transit country, Turkey today is in the midst of its fifth wave of emigration as a result of the country’s authoritarian and economic challenges. From asylum seekers to wealthy businesspeople, many seek to leave Erdoğan’s Turkey to make a fresh start elsewhere.

    Workshop | 21/05/2021

    Turkey’s Diaspora Governance Policies from Past to Present

    Turkey’s Diaspora Governance Policies from Past to Present, Online Event Organisers: London Metropolitan University, Coventry University, German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA) Bahar Baser (Organiser), Dr. A. Erdi Öztürk (Organiser), Dr. Hakkı Taş (Organiser)


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