Person

Ersel Aydınlı

Professor

Ersel Aydınlı

Address:

Department of International Relations
Bilkent University
06800 Bilkent Ankara

Office:

A302

Phone:

+90 312 2903422

E-mail:



Personal Website:

http://www.bilkent.edu.tr/~ersel

 

Biography:

Ersel Aydınlı is Professor in the Department of International Relations at Bilkent University in Ankara. He served as Chair of the department between 2007-2010, and left the Chairship to become Executive Director of the Turkish Fulbright Commission. Dr. Aydinli’s current areas of research include homegrown international relations theorizing, transnational relations and security, terrorism, and Turkish domestic and foreign politics.

Education:

  • B.A. International Relations, Gazi University
  • M.A. International Affairs, George Washington University
  • Ph.D. Political Science/International Relations, McGill University
  • PostDoc International Security, Harvard University

Selected Publications:

    Journal Papers

  • Aydınlı, E. (2020). "Methodology as a Lingua Franca in International Relations: Peripheral Self-reflections on Dialogue with the Core", The Chinese Journal of International Politics, v.13(2) p.287–312

  • Aydınlı, E., Biltekin, G. (2018). "Time to Quantify Turkish Foreign Affairs: Setting Quality Standards for a Maturing International Relations Discipline", International Studies Perspectives

  • Books

  • Aydınlı, E. (2016). "Violent Non-State Actors: From Anarchists to Jihadists", Routledge