DR. BENGİ RUKEN CENGİZ
Bengi R. Cengiz has completed her BA studies at Boğaziçi University and her MA studies at University College London as a Jean Monnet scholar. She received her PhD degree in Political Science at Sabancı University, Turkey with her dissertation on perceptions on citizenship rights and liberties in Turkey. Currently she is a visiting postdoctoral researcher at Stockholm University’s Institute for Turkish Studies (SUITS). Her research areas include issues of democratization, authoritarianism, regimes of citizenship, as well as gender and politics.