Research Team

Principal Investigators

Kim Rygiel is a co-investigator in the project and Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Wilfrid Laurier University and the Balsillie School of International Affairs, in Canada. [Basillie School] [Spotlight]

Feyzi Baban is a co-investigator in the project and Associate Professor in the Department of International Development Studies at Trent University, in Canada.

Collaborators

Fuat Keyman is a collaborator in the project, Director of Istanbul Policy Center and Professor of International Relations at Sabancı University, in Turkey.

Research Assistants

Diana Thomaz is a research assistant and PhD candidate in Global Governance at Wilfrid Laurier University.

Derya Tarhan is a research assistant and PhD candidate in the Program in Adult Education and Community Development at the University of Toronto.

Past Research Assistants

Rhys Machold, Postdoctoral BSIA Fellow. RA Assisted with research. Winter 2016. PhD in Global Governance, Balsillie School of International Affairs, WLU, “’Best Practice’: Toward an Antipolitical Urban Security Governance” September 2010-2015. Graduated 2015.

James Howard, RA, Assisted with online survey. Spring 2017, Master of Applied Politics. Department of Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University. Graduated 2017

Rachel Weiss, RA, Assisted with online survey. Winter 2017, Master of Applied Politics. Department of Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University. Graduated 2017.

Anisah Madden, RA. Assisted with research. 2015-2017.  BA, Trent University, Graduated 2017.