Senior Associate, State University of New York Center for International Development
Assistant Professor of International Relations, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
My interest in critical approaches to security goes back to my undergraduate years at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara (1989-1993). The appeal of critical approaches for me could partly be explained by my aversion to all that was presented under the title Security Studies when I was an undergraduate student. What was on offer under the label security was nuclear strategy and, in par...
Policy Reform Specialist, Development Alternatives, Bucharest, Romania
PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles
PhD Candidate, Departments of History and Middle Eastern Studies, New York University
Postdoctoral Fellow, Davis Center for Russian Studies, Harvard University, MA
Doctoral Candidate, Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, CA
Associate Professor of History, Regents' Lecturer, University of New Mexico
Intellectual journeys are never simple and they often parallel personal experiences, as well as historical twists of fate. My path to researching and writing about twentieth-century Yugoslavia and its politics and society embraces all of these. Love of politics, the historical, ethnic, and religious diversity of the Balkans, and the prospect of living and researching in a country with warm weather...
Fulbright Fellow at the Hellenic Center for European Studies