ABDUL BASIT ADEEL
Homo Academicus / Le Boş
Education: Istanbul Şehir University alumni. Studied political science, sociology, and psychology. Spent an exchange semester at the University of Bamberg. Currently pursuing PhD in political science at the State University of New York at Binghamton.
Experience: Affiliated with the Center for Modern Turkish Studies. Worked for Doctors Worldwide (Yeryüzü Doktorları), TRT World, WWF-Pakistan. Longest serving student representative (4 years: elected twice) in the Şehir Student Union. Project lead Ramadan Tent Project-Istanbul for two consecutive years.
Areas of interest: International Relations (political geography, human security, environmental governance, migration, regional security complexes); Comparative Politics (rentier states, patrimonialism, historical institutionalism).