2007-present Ph.D. in Political Science , UniversitÈ de MontrÈal, Montreal, Canada
2003-2006 M.A in Public Policy and Public Administration, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1998-2003 B.A. in Public Administration and Political Science, Galatasaray University, Istanbul, Turkey
2008-present Research Assistant, Jane Jenson, Canada Research Chair in Citizenship and Governance, DÈpartement de Science Politique, UniversitÈ de MontrÈal
2007-present Research Assistant, FQRSC funded research project “PauvretÈ et MonoparentantalitÈ”, MÈdecine sociale et prÈventive, UniversitÈ de MontrÈal
Sept. 2007-Sept. 2008 Research and Funding Coordinator, International Political Science Association (IPSA), Montreal, Quebec. Preparation of research projects, seminars, conferences and funding applications for Canadian and international agencies.
Aug. 2006-Sept. 2007 Assistant to Individual and Institutional Membership Coordinator, International Political Science Association (IPSA), Montreal, Quebec. Responsible from collective and institutional membership.
Winter 2007 Teaching Assistant, IdÈologies politiques (Pol-3807), for Benoit Dubreuil, UniversitÈ de MontrÈal. Preparing class material, grading examinations.
Winter 2006 Teaching Assistant, Introduction to International Relations (POLI 205/4B) for P. Pushkar Concordia University, Montreal. Responsible for holding discussion groups, preparing class material, grading examinations.
2005 Assistant for the EUCAnet project, Montreal, Quebec. Responsible for the preparation of expert database for Quebec Region; contacted researchers and professors in Quebec universities, who specialized on the EU; assisted for the establishment of a network of experts working on the EU in Quebec.
May 2009- May 2011 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Doctoral Fellowship, $20,000 per annum for two years for the PhD Thesis project at UniversitÈ de MontrÈal under the supervision of Jane Jenson.
May 2011- September 2011 Le Fonds quÈbÈcois de la recherche sur la sociÈtÈ et la culture (FQRSC), Bourse de doctorat en recherche for $7,000, for the PhD Thesis project at UniversitÈ de MontrÈal under the supervision of Jane Jenson,
February 2010-April 2010 Scholarship for field research in Brussels and Ankara (in the amount of $4000) by the Institute for European Studies/EU Centre of Excellence of UniversitÈ de MontrÈal and McGill University.
2008-2011 Selected student member (by Denis Bouget and Bruno Palier) for the research network Reconciling Work and Welfare in Europe (RECWOWE) funded by the European Union (See website http://recwowe.vitamib.com/)
. Travel grants for € 400 to participate in Annual RECWOWE Integration Weeks. Attended the Integration week in Oslo, Norway from 10 to 15th of June 2008 and the Integration week in Utrecht, Netherlands between June 9-13th, 2009.
September 2008 Travel grant (700$) for the 8th ECSA – C Biennial Conference, Edmonton, AB, September 25- 27, 2008.
2007-2011 Universite de Montreal Ph.D. program's bursary -7000$CAD per year for four years: I have been designated to this bursary by the Political Science Department on September 2007 on my second semester that I have started to the Ph.D. program.
2005-2006 The Montreal Inter-University Initiative in International Development Studies (IDS) Fellowship for 4500$CAD, - Institut d'…tudes International de MontrÈal, UQAM, MontrÈal, QuÈbec, 2005-2006.