Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

Fax : +90 (216) 564 99 99

E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr

T. Deniz

T. Deniz

Assistant Professor


Comparative Politics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (2009)


Political Science and International Relations, Bosphorus University, 1998

Research Areas

Transnational networks, skilled migration, globalization, new middle classes and identities, political participation


Comparative Politics, Fall 2019

Politics in the Middle East, Fall 2019


Dr. Deniz Erkmen got her BA degree in Political Science and International Relations from Bosphorus University, and her Ph.D. in Political Science from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Boise State University in Boise, ID between 2009-2011 and as a Lecturer at Ozyegin University in 2012.

Her dissertation work concerns itself with transnationalism and cosmopolitan identities. Her teaching and research fields are comparative politics, political sociology, politics of the Middle East, civil society and political participation, transnationalism, skilled migration, globalization and identities.