YŁksel Alper Ecevit

Bahcesehir University (PhD- Binghamton University)

yukselalper.ecevit@bahcesehir.edu.tr | alper@alperecevit.com

Bahcesehir University
Faculty of Economics & Administrative Sciences

Ciragan Caddesi Osmanpasa Mektebi Sokak No: 4 - 6
34353 Besiktas, ISTANBUL / TURKIYE

Hi, my name is YŁksel Alper Ecevit and I am a political scientist at Bahcesehir University. My research interests are democratization, behavioral analysis, politics of immigration, institutions, citizenship and political methodology. Currently, I am teaching at European Union Relations Department and Social Sciences Institute at Bahcesehir University.


(2007-2013) Binghamton University (BU), Binghamton, New York
PhD in Political Science (Major in Political Science, Minor in International Relations)
Dissertation Title: Understanding Suffrage Expansion (Defended on November 29th, 2012)
Dissertation Advisor: Prof. Michael D. McDonald
MA Degree Receieved: Fall 2010
PhD Degree received in Spring 2013

(2005-2007) Sabanci University (SU), Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Istanbul, Turkey
MA in Political Science

(2004 -2005) Universiteit Leiden (UL), Faculty of Arts, Leiden, The Netherlands
Master in European Union Studies

(1999-2004) Marmara University (MU), Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences, Istanbul, Turkey
BA in Political Science and International Relations