I'm a research associate at The Center for Critical Research on Religion. Previously, I worked as an Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Administration at Istanbul Arel University and as a research scholar at the University of Florida’s Department of Religion.

I focus on the themes of the political ecology of religion, science, and security from a critical perspective.

When I don't read and write; traveling, Netflixing, or swimming make me feel good.


Posthuman Ontologies

Posthuman turn in social sciences and humanities.

Ecological Security

Posthuman security studies.

Political Ecology

The study of religion and secularism from a political ecology perspective. 

Digital Religion

The research on religion, belief, and values in the digital age.


Ph.D. (2015)

İstanbul University

Political Science and International Relations

Ph.D. Research (2013)

Leiden University

Turkish Studies

M.A. (2010)

Turkish War Colleges

National and International Security Strategies

B.A. (2008)

Boğaziçi University

Political Science and International Relations

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