Dr. Pierre Hecker
Head of Project
University of Marburg, Centre for Near and Middle Eastern Studies
+ 49 6421 28 24 957
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Languages: German, English, Turkish
Areas of focus: Cultural Studies, Islamic Studies, Metal Studies

Betül Sakınır

University of Marburg, Centre for Near and Middle Eastern Studies

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Languages: Turkish, German, English, French, Spanish, Arabic
Areas of focus: Cultural history of Turkey, contemporary Turkey studies, EU-Turkey relations, cultural and social anthropology

Ass. Prof. Dr. Kaya Akyıldız

Bahçeşehir University, Department of Sociology
+90 212 381 0441
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Languages: Turkish, Kurdish, English
Areas of focus: socio-political and cultural change in Turkey, democratization, political memory in Turkey

Dr. Ivo Furman

Istanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Media and Communication Systems

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Languages: English, Turkish
Areas of focus: digital methods, computational methods, Internet studies, digital culture, sociology of data