Dr. Ozgur Tufekci is an Associate Professor of International Relations at Karadeniz Technical University, Turkey. He is also the founder and Director-General of CESRAN International, a UK-based think-tank (www.cesran.org).
He holds MA on International Studies from the University of Sheffield, UK and PhD on Sociology and International Relations from Coventry University, UK.
His primary research interests are [Turkish] Eurasianism, Nation-Building, Theories of Nationalism, Geopolitical Studies, Rising Powers and Regionalism.
His PhD thesis “The Foreign Policy of Modern Turkey: Power and the Ideology of Eurasianism” has been accepted for publication by I.B. Tauris.
He is the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Global Analysis (www.journalofglobalanalysis.com), Senior Editor of Caucasus International (www.cijournal.az), and Section Editor of International Journal of Economics and Administrative Studies.
Email: oztufekci [at] cesran.org | oz_tufekci [at] yahoo.com