Comparative Politics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (2009)
Political Science and International Relations, Bosphorus University, 1998
Transnational networks, skilled migration, globalization, new middle classes and identities, political participation
Comparative Politics, Fall 2019
Politics in the Middle East, Fall 2019
Dr. Deniz Erkmen got her BA degree in Political Science and International Relations from Bosphorus University, and her Ph.D. in Political Science from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Boise State University in Boise, ID between 2009-2011 and as a Lecturer at Ozyegin University in 2012.
Her dissertation work concerns itself with transnationalism and cosmopolitan identities. Her teaching and research fields are comparative politics, political sociology, politics of the Middle East, civil society and political participation, transnationalism, skilled migration, globalization and identities.