Research Fellows

The Chair hosts research fellows, visiting researchers who study migration or seeking opportunities to conduct field work, research project in Izmir. If you are interested to apply, please send your CV and an intention letter to

EURAXESS ID: 390320-982058

Bensu ANAR

BA, Yaşar University, International Relations
MA, Yaşar University, International Relations (2019-proceeding)
Researcher, Project Title: “Wellbeing, Housing, and Infrastructure in Turkey (WHIT)”
Secondment period: February 2020- December 2020


BA, Yaşar University, International Relations
MA, Ege University, International Relations and Political Science
Researcher/Project Title: “Country of Origin Information Guide”
Secondment period:
 October 2019- January 2020



PhD Candidate, Dokuz Eylul University, European Studies
MA, Dokuz Eylul University, European Studies
BA, Ege University, International Relations
Researcher/Project Title: “Refugees and Higher Education”
Secondment period: November 2019- April 2020



PhD Candidate, Essex University, Sociology
MSc, Universtat Pompeu Fabra, Political and Social Sciences
BA, Middle East Technical University, History

Researcher/Project Title: “Outsiders vs. Insiders? A Cross-Regional Empirical Research: Syrian Refugees in Turkey” 

Secondment period: July-September 2017
Research Project Details 


PhD, Istanbul University, Political Science and International Relations
MA, Bogazici University, European Studies
BA, Marmara University, Francophone of Political Science and Public Administration

Researcher/Project Title: “Integrating Syrians into Turkish Higher Education through Recognition of Qualifications” (HOPES/MADAD Programme)

Secondment Period: February 2018-September 2018 

Yağız TURK
Graphic Designer, Yasar University