Address:Department of International Relations
06800 Bilkent Ankara
Phone:+90 312 2902073
Biography:SeĂ§kin KĂ¶stem obtained his Ph.D. degree from McGill University (Montreal, Canada), Department of Political Science. At Bilkent IR, he teaches Politics of International Economy. KĂ¶stemâ€™s research interests include International Political Economy with a specific focus on regional and rising powers, as well as Russian foreign economic policy, and the post-Soviet space. His doctoral dissertation investigates how national identity conceptions influence foreign economic policies of Turkey and Russia.
He obtianed his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Bilkent University, Department of International Relations. Before joining our department, he was a research fellow at the Center for Foreign Policy and Peace Research, visiting research student at the Russia Institute of Kingâ€™s College London and research visitor at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO). KĂ¶stemâ€™s articles have been published in Foreign Policy Analysis and Global Policy. KĂ¶stem is also the managing editor of Review of International Political Economy, a leading international peer-reviewed journal.
- B.A., Bilkent University, International Relations, 2008
- M.A., Bilkent University, International Relations, 2010
- Ph.D., McGill University, Political Science, 2016