Faculty of Economics and
İzmir Katip Çelebi University
Mehtap Söyler is an assistant professor at the İzmir Katip Çelebi University. She received her PhD in Political Science from the Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin’s Department of Social Sciences, where she taught comparative politics and international relations. Prior to attending the BGSS, she did a B.Sc. in International Relations at the Middle East Technical University, an M.A. in International Politics of the European Union at the Marmara University and a joint M.A. in Contemporary European Studies at the University of Bath, Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Her research interests include political methodology, democratization, institutionalism, civil-military relations, and Turkish politics.