Dr. Onur İşçi has been granted the TUBITAK Reintegration Scholarship (BIDEB 2232) – a two year research grant that supports Turkish academics returning home from overseas doctoral training.
İşçi holds a Ph.D. from Georgetown University and recently joined Bilkent’s IR faculty in September 2014. He is a diplomatic historian, whose teaching and research interests include the convergence of 19th century empires and the history of 20th century international relations.
On Saturday 20 December, the student teams of GE443, GE444, and GE445 presented their transdisciplinary senior projects to panels of experts. Organized into a total of 36 teams, the students of all three courses worked on their team projects intensively throughout the semester. Students of GE443 ‘Social Challenges in Turkey’ analyzed multiple social challenges by integrating different disciplinary perspectives, and presented their projects to an expert panel consisting of Mustafa Egeli (Have...Read More
The second session of ‘Kamu Sohbetleri’, organized by the Faculty of Economics, Administrative, and Social Sciences, was held on November 27, 2014 with the participation of two FEASS graduates currently working in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Cenk Uraz (IR/ 96) and Aykut Ünal (IR/ 05) were the distinguished speakers for the second session of the series.
The talk began with the guests explaining career options in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Following the presentation ...Read More