Dr. Teoman Ertuğrul Tulun received his Ph.D. in Political Science and Public Administration from İhsan Doğramacı Bilkent University in Ankara. For his Ph.D. studies, he analyzed the everyday Xenophobia experiences of highly educated Turks with immigrant backgrounds in Austria and Germany.

He completed his undergraduate studies at McGill University in Political Science (Major), International Relations (Minor), and History (Minor) and graduated in 2003. Between 2003-2004, he worked as a senior research assistant at the European Union Communication Group (ABİG).

He worked as a research assistant at Bilkent University International Relations Department between 2004-2006. He received his Master of Arts Degree from Bilkent University International Relations Department in 2009. He wrote his master's thesis on the Effects of Natural Resources on the State Building Process.

Between 2010 and 2015, he worked as a research assistant and teaching assistant in the same department. He taught Introduction to Sociology and Political Science courses between 2012-2015 in the same department.

Dr. Tulun has been working at AVİM since August 2016

Since January 2020, he has been the editor-in-chief of the peer-reviewed and indexed journal International Crimes and History (UST).


Research Projects:

1) Research Assistant, Research Project on ‘European Union and Transformation of Policy Governance: The Cases of Three Policy Areas in Turkey’, Project No: 109K443, TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey), Ankara, June 2011- March 2013.


Publications (Selected) :

1) Tulun, Teoman Ertuğrul. The Montreux Convention:  A Regional And Global Safety Valve. Report 17. Ankara: Center for Euraisan Studies (AVİM), 2020. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.11955780.v1.

2) Tulun, Teoman Ertuğrul. “The Pontus Narrative And Hate Speech.” Ankara: Center For Eurasian Studies, May 2017.

3) Tulun, Teoman Ertuğrul ve Selçuk, Kadir Ekin. "Seçimler ve Hayal Kırıklığı: Genç Siyasal Oluşumlar Bağlamında HAS Parti." Birikim, No: 267, (Temmuz 2011): 54-59.


Conference and Workshop Presentations :

1) “Turkey’s Stance on the State Building Process.” II. TUİÇ-AİBÜ International Relations Conference, Abant İzzet Baysal University, April 2010.

2) “Uncertainty - Turkey and the Varieties of Capitalism”. 4th ECPR Graduate Student Conference, Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences, University of Bremen, July 4-6 2012.



  All Since 2018
Citations 63 62
h-index 4 4
g-index 1 6
i10-index 0 0
Research Interest Score 20.4  


Peer Review: Journal of Territorial and Maritime Studies

                      Review of Armenian Studies

                      Ermeni Araştırmaları

                      Cogent Social Science

                      Cogent Humanities

                      Cappadocia Journal of Area Studies