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MiReKoc, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey

Ahmet İçduygu is involved in the Jean Monnet Network as representative of the MiReKoc, Turkey. Full professor at Koç University in Istanbul, in the Department of International Relations and the Department of Sociology. He is the former Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities at Koç University and the Director of the Migration Research Center at Koç (MiReKoc). He held Visiting Fellow positions at Stockholm University, the University of Warwick, the University of Manchester, and the European University Institute in Florence, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Malmö. He is an elected member of the Science Academy in Turkey. Ahmet İçduyguhas conducted various research projects for international organizations such as IOM, UNHCR, EU, OECD, and ILO. He teaches on migration studies, theories, and practices of citizenship, international organizations, civil society, nationalism and ethnicity, and research methods. His numerous articles have been published in several scholarly journals, such as Ethnic and Racial Studies, Citizenship Studies, European Review, International Migration, International Labour and Working-Class History, Population, Space and Place, and British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies.

Themes related to current research:

  • Mediterranean Migration
  • Turkey, Demography
  • Transit Migration
  • Governance of Migration
  • Civil Society

For more information about his research activities and publications see here.