Welcome to Istanbul Bilgi University Jean Monnet Chair Website. Launched by Istanbul Bilgi University Jean Monnet Chair in EU Political and Administrative Studies, Associate Professor Senem Aydın-Düzgit, this website contains information on the publications, courses and events of the Jean Monnet Chair, and contains links to the Bilgi’s European Institute, the website of the Bilgi’s Jean Monnet Chair of European Politics of Interculturalism and other EU related activities and announcements at Bilgi.
Senem Aydın-Düzgit is an Associate Professor and Jean Monnet Chair in the Department of International Relations at Istanbul Bilgi University. She received her BA in Political Science and International Relations from Boğaziçi University (1999), MSc in European Politics and Policy from the LSE (2000), and PhD in Political Sciences from Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2008). Her research has been published in West European Politics, Cooperation and Conflict, South European Society and Politics, Alternatives, Uluslararası İlişkiler and Politique Européenne. She is the author of Constructions of European Identity: Debates and Discourses on Turkey and the EU (Basingstoke: Palgrave, December 2012). She is also a board member of EDAM and a Senior Research Affiliate of the Istanbul Policy Centre at Sabancı University.