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Burak Ak received his bachelor degree from Marmara University Political Science and International Relations Department. He earned his masters degree at Boğaziçi University Modern Turkish History program by completing his thesis named “Selective Exposure to Online News: A Qualitative Study of Young Internet Users in Istanbul.” Between 2016-2018, he worked in the organizational department of Political and Social Research Institute of Europe (PS: EUROPE). Currenthe is studying on his PhD thesis named "Understanding Citizenship Through Lenses of Daily Life: Unequal Citizenship Experiences in Istanbul" at Galatasaray University. Ak has also been working as a research assistant in Marmara University, Political Science and International Relations Departmentfor five years.He is interested in research areas such as citizenship, political communication, and political psychology.