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A-NEST - Academic Network for EU Studies in Turkey

A-NEST Academic Network for European Union Studies in Turkey is a platform supported by the EU Delegation to Turkey, which aims to create a network where the academics of EU studies can exchange developments in EU academic studies, EU-Turkey relationships and share news, announcements and, publications.

Secretariat of the A-NEST rotates annually among universities in Turkey. The European Union Research Centre (ATAUM) of Ankara University held the first Secretariat during February 2015 – 2016; the EU Research Centre of Yaşar University held the second secretariat during February 2016 – 2017, and the Sabancı University held the third secretariat during April 2017 – 2019. Currently, the Secretariat is with the Bilgi University.

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  • Ayselin Gözde YILDIZ Oğuzalp

    Yaşar University, Head of Department of International Relations, Acting Head of Dept. of International Relations, Head of International Relations (Graduate School)
    Field of Expertise: Migration and Asylum Policy, EU-Turkey relations, smuggling of migrants, readmission, the EU-Morocco relations, integration policy, higher education, project management
  • Assoc. Prof. Selma AYTÜRE

    Yıldırım Beyazıt University Şereflkoçhisar Faculty of Applied Sciences-International Trade and Logistics Management
    Field of Expertise: European Union, Agriculture, International Trade, Rural Development
  • Assoc. Prof. Çigdem NAS

    Yıldız Technical University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences Department of Political Science and International Relations
    Field of Expertise: Turkey-EU Relations, democratization and identity