Research Fellows

Ofra Bengio

is a Senior Research Fellow at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies. Professor, Department of Middle Eastern History at Tel Aviv University

David Romano

is the Thomas G. Strong Professor of Middle East Politics at Missouri State University

Michael M. Gunter

is a Scholar on Kurds in Turkey and Iraq and has written seven books on the Kurdish struggle. He is a Board Member of the Center for Eurasian Studies (AVIM).

Osman Cengiz Çandar

is a Senior Columnist for Radikal and a Columnist of Al-Monitor.

Mehmet Gurses

is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Florida Atlantic University.

Djene Rhys Bajalan

is an assistant professor, Department of History, Missouri State University. Instructor (Part-time), Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford.