Karabekir Akkoyunlu, M.Phil Camb, M.Phil D.Phil LSE
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Karabekir Akkoyunlu is assistant professor of Modern Turkey at the Centre for Southeast European Studies, University of Graz. He completed his PhD in comparative politics at the LSE on the transformation of hybrid regimes in Turkey and Iran. Working on Middle East politics and theories of democracy and democratization, he was a research associate at the Southeast European Studies at Oxford (SEESOX). He has published extensively on Turkish politics, society and foreign affairs and has been a frequent contributor Open Democracy, Al Monitor, Oxford Analytica and CNN International. He holds a B.A. in History and International Relations from Brown University and an M.Phil in International Relations from the University of Cambridge.