Guest Lectures & Talks

“Türkiye’de Tarihten Günümüze Sivil-Asker İlişkileri” (Civil-Military Relations in Turkey from Yesterday to Today), Lecture for the Generals and Admirals of the Turkish Armed Forces, War College Orientation Training Program, Istanbul, 9 December 2013 and 23 January 2014.

"The Structure and Decision-Making Mechanisms of the National Security Council," Heinrich Böll Stiftung Conference on the Role of the Military in the Politics of Turkey: Civilian-Military Relations, the Security Sector and Civilian Control, Istanbul, 21-22 November 2009.

"Europeanization of Turkish Politics: Myth or Reality?" International Association of Law Libraries, 28th Annual Course on International Law Librarianship, Turkey in Global Context: Law and Legal Information, Istanbul, 11-15 October 2009.

“Sailing Towards Democracy in the Aegean: Regimes and Military Interventions in Greece and Turkey,” for Koç University, International Relations Seminar Series, 18 March 2009.

“Democratization and Civil-Military Relations in Greece and Turkey,” for Bilgi University, Turkish-Greek Studies Program, Istanbul, 17 March 2009.

“Place of Military in Turkish Society and Polity,” for Darmstadt University Study Tour on Turkey, Istanbul, 5 September 2008.

“Turkish Membership in the EU: Do We Still Have Patience?” for Instituto de Relações Internacionais, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Brazil, 23 June 2008.

“The Cyprus Dispute until 1974 and Its Effects on Greek and Turkish Domestic Politics,” for the class ‘Greek - Turkish Relations,’ taught by Prof. Ahmet Evin, Sabancι University, 22 November 2006 and 5 December 2007.

“Sailing Towards Democracy in the Aegean Sea: Regimes and Military Interventions in Greece and Turkey,” for Sabanci University Faculty of Arts and Sciences European Studies Seminar Series, 3 March 2006.

“Military Rule and Democracy in Greece and Turkey,” for Isik University Graduate Student Seminar Series, 5 January 2006.

“Demokratikleşme, Ordu ve İşadamları: Yunanistan Deneyimi,” for Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation (TESEV), Demokratikleşme Programı, Yeni Sesler Yeni Bakişlar Konuşmacı Dizisi, 9 December 2004.

“Turkey and the European Union,” for the class ‘Introduction to the European Union,’ taught by Prof. Anna-Maria Konsta, American College of Thessaloniki, 23 April 2003.

“Turkey and the European Union,” for the class ‘European Union,’ taught by Prof. Anna-Maria Konsta, American College of Thessaloniki, 5 December 2003.

“Turkish Democracy, Greece, and the European Union,” for the class ‘Greek Foreign Policy,’ taught by Prof. Dimitris Keridis, University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki, 28 November 2003.

“Democracy in Turkey,” for the class ‘Contemporary Democratization,’ taught by Prof. Tina Mavrikos, American College of Thessaloniki, 18 November 2003.