Prof.

Kıvanç ULUSOY


Faculty of Political Sciences

Department of Political Sciences and Public Administration

Division of Political and Social Sciences

Biography

Kıvanç Ulusoy is currently a Professor of Political Science at the Istanbul University. He was previously a Fulbright Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School (2012-2013), a Jean Monnet Fellow at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute in Florence (2003-2004) and a fellow at the Madrid Diplomatic School (1996-1997).  His areas of research include regime change and democratization, Turkish politics and Turkey-EU relations. Dr. Ulusoy has conducted studies at the Departments of Political Science and International Relations in various universities such as the Middle East Technical University, Bogazici University and Sabanci University in Turkey Granada University in Spain, Stockholm University in Sweden and Tsukuba University in Japan.  Some of his recent publications are “Saving the State Again: Turks face the Challenge of European Governance”, SIGMA Papers, (Paris: OECD, 2005); “The Challenge of European Governance to Turkish Politics and Political Structure” in N. Tocci and A. Evin (eds) Towards Accession Negotiations: Turkey’s Domestic and Foreign Policy Challenges Ahead (Florence: RSCAS, 2004); “Turkey’s reform reconsidered, 1987-2004”, Democratization, June 2007; “The Europeanization of Turkey and its Impact on the Cyprus issue”, Journal of Southern Europe and the Balkans, December 2008; "The Changing Challenge of Europeanization to Politics and Governance in Turkey", International Political Science Review, Vol. 30, No. 3, (November 2009); “Manipulative Deliberation in Turkey: Alevi’s Defective Political Engagement and Remedying Strategies”, Juan Ugarriza and Dider Caluwaerts (eds) Democratic Deliberation in Deeply Divided Societies: from Conflict to Common Ground, (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014); “Elections and Regime Change in Turkey: Tenacious Rise of Political Islam”, Mahmoud Hamad and Khalil al-Anani (eds) Elections and Democratization in the Middle East: The Tenacious Search for Freedom, Justice and Dignity, (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014).

Education Information

1998 - 2002

1998 - 2002

Doctorate

Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, Atatürk Enstitüsü, Modern Türkiye Tarihi, Turkey

1995 - 1996

1995 - 1996

Postgraduate

Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, İktisadi Ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi, Uluslararası İlişkiler Bölümü, Turkey

1989 - 1994

1989 - 1994

Undergraduate

Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, İktisadi Ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi, Uluslararası İlişkiler Bölümü, Turkey

Dissertations

2002

2002

Doctorate

Governing Spain to the European Union: A Comparative Perspective for Turkish Candidacy

Bogazici University, Atatürk Enstitüsü, Modern Türkiye Tarihi

1996

1996

Postgraduate

Two Dimensions of Catalan Regionalism: Before and After the Entrance of Spain to European Community

Middle East Technical University, İktisadi Ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi, Uluslararası İlişkiler Bölümü

Foreign Languages

C1 Advanced

C1 Advanced

English

C1 Advanced

C1 Advanced

Spanish

Research Areas

Social Sciences and Humanities, Political Science, Public Administration, Politics and Social Sciences, International Relations, EU Politics and İnternational Relations, Turco-European Union Relations

Academic Titles / Tasks

2008 - Continues

2008 - Continues

Professor

Istanbul University, Faculty Of Political Sciences, Department Of Political Sciences And Public Administration

Articles Published in Journals That Entered SCI, SSCI and AHCI Indexes

2021

2021

Testing Turkey's State Capacity: The Syrian Migration Crisis as Catalyst

Ulusoy K.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MIGRATION AND LAW, vol.23, no.2, pp.152-175, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) Sustainable Development identifier identifier

2020

2020

Turkey and Israel: Changing Patterns of Alliances in the Eastern Mediterranean

Ulusoy K.

JOURNAL OF BALKAN AND NEAR EASTERN STUDIES, vol.22, no.3, pp.415-430, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) Sustainable Development identifier identifier

2016

2016

The Cyprus Conflict: Turkey's Strategic Dilemma

Ulusoy K.

JOURNAL OF BALKAN AND NEAR EASTERN STUDIES, vol.18, no.4, pp.393-406, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

2016

2016

Preface to the special issue on "the geo-politics of conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean'

Ulusoy K.

JOURNAL OF BALKAN AND NEAR EASTERN STUDIES, vol.18, no.4, pp.335-336, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

2015

2015

Greece, Financialization and the EU: The Political Economy of Debt and Destruction

Ulusoy K.

JOURNAL OF BALKAN AND NEAR EASTERN STUDIES, vol.17, no.1, pp.115-121, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2015

2015

Turkish Foreign Policy in a Transatlantic Context: A Case for Soft Power and Public Diplomacy

Ulusoy K.

TURKEY'S PUBLIC DIPLOMACY, pp.153-171, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2014

2014

Deliberative systems

Ulusoy K.

DEMOCRATIZATION, vol.21, no.6, pp.1197-1199, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2014

2014

ELECTIONS AND REGIME CHANGE IN TURKEY: TENACIOUS RISE OF POLITICAL ISLAM

Ulusoy K.

ELECTIONS AND DEMOCRATIZATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST: THE TENACIOUS SEARCH FOR FREEDOM, JUSTICE, AND DIGNITY, pp.179-202, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2014

2014

Manipulative Deliberation in Turkey: Alevis' Defective Political Engagement and Remedying Strategies

Ulusoy K.

DEMOCRATIC DELIBERATION IN DEEPLY DIVIDED SOCIETIES: FROM CONFLICT TO COMMON GROUND, pp.129-150, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2013

2013

The 'Europeanization' of the Religious Cleavage in Turkey: The Case of the Alevis

Ulusoy K.

MEDITERRANEAN POLITICS, vol.18, no.2, pp.294-310, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) Sustainable Development identifier identifier

2012

2012

The Influence of the European Union on Turkish Foreign Policy

Ulusoy K.

JCMS-JOURNAL OF COMMON MARKET STUDIES, vol.50, no.2, pp.364, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2011

2011

The European Impact on State-Religion Relations in Turkey: Political Islam, Alevis and Non-Muslim Minorities

Ulusoy K.

AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, vol.46, pp.407-423, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

2011

2011

Foundations and frontiers of deliberative governance

Ulusoy K.

DEMOCRATIZATION, vol.18, no.6, pp.1291-1294, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2010

2010

Islam, Democracy and Dialogue in Turkey: Deliberating in Divided Societies

Ulusoy K.

AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, vol.45, no.4, pp.741-742, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier

2009

2009

The Changing Challenge of Europeanization to Politics and Governance in Turkey

Ulusoy K.

INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL SCIENCE REVIEW, vol.30, pp.363-384, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

2009

2009

Europeanization and Political Change: The Case of Cyprus

Ulusoy K.

TURKISH STUDIES, vol.10, pp.393-408, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

2008

2008

The Europeanization of Turkey and its impact on the Cyprus problem

Ulusoy K.

JOURNAL OF SOUTHERN EUROPE AND THE BALKANS, vol.10, no.3, pp.309-329, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SSCI) identifier identifier

2007

2007

Turkey’s reform effort reconsidered, 1987-2004

ULUSOY K.

DEMOCRATIZATION, vol.14, no.3, pp.472-490, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SSCI)

Articles Published in Other Journals

2020

2020

Rival American Allies: Turkey and Israel in the Eastern Mediterranean

Ulusoy K. , Boms N.

Estudos Internacionals, vol.8, no.4, pp.151-165, 2020 (International Refereed University Journal)

2018

2018

Soft Power and Public Diplomacy: A Conceptual Assessment

Ulusoy K.

ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY JOURNAL OF FACULTY OF POLITICAL SCIENCES-SIYASAL BILGILER FAKULTESI DERGISI, vol.27, no.2, pp.133-148, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

2017

2017

Illusions of Democracy in Turkey: Civil Society as a Governing Discourse

ULUSOY K. , Kirval L.

Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, vol.41, pp.1-16, 2017 (International Refereed University Journal) Creative Commons License Sustainable Development

2016

2016

Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus: A Thorny Relationship

ULUSOY K.

Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, vol.XL, pp.66-79, 2016 (International Refereed University Journal)

2010

2010

The “Democratic Opening” in Turkey: A Historical/Comparative Perspective

ULUSOY K.

INSIGHT TURKEY, vol.12, no.2, pp.71-90, 2010 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions)

2008

2008

Governing Turkey towards the European Union

ULUSOY K.

Society and Economy, vol.30, no.2, pp.339-358, 2008 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions)

2008

2008

Turkey and the EU: Democratization, Civil-Military Relations and the Cyprus Issue

ULUSOY K.

INSIGHT TURKEY, vol.10, no.4, pp.51-76, 2008 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions)

Books & Book Chapters

2020

2020

Nazi Diktatörlüğü

Ulusoy K.

Ayrıntı Yayınları, İstanbul, 2020

2020

2020

Katalanlar: Avrupa'da Ayrılıkçılık

Ulusoy K.

Ayrıntı Yayınları, İstanbul, 2020

2020

2020

The impact of the Syrian refugee crisis on Turkey's state capacity

Ulusoy K.

in: Forced Migration and Human Security in the Orthodox World, Lucian Laustean, Editor, Routledge, London/New York , New York, pp.147-163, 2020 Sustainable Development

2019

2019

Türkiye'de bir devlet kapasitesi sorunu olarak geçici koruma altında Suriyeliler

Ulusoy K.

in: Türkiye'de Geçici Koruma Altındaki Suriyeliler, Adem Esen,Mehmet Duman, Editor, Demokrasi Kitapligi (WALD), İstanbul, pp.269-286, 2019 Sustainable Development

2017

2017

Syrian Asylum-Seekers in Turkey: A Test Case for State Capacity

ULUSOY K.

in: Syrians under Temporary Protection in Turkey: Findings and Recommendations, Esen A.; Duman M., Editor, Wald, İstanbul, pp.95-113, 2017

2017

2017

Energy in the Eastern Mediterranean: A Bridge Under Troubled Water?

ULUSOY K.

in: Conflict and Prosperity: Geopolitics and Energy in the Eastern Mediterranean, Stergiou A., Ulusoy K., Blondheim M., Editor, MultiEducator Inc. , Jerusalem, pp.7-14, 2017

2017

2017

Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus: A Thorny Relationship

ULUSOY K.

in: Conflict and Prosperity: Geopolitics and Energy in the Eastern Mediterranean, Stergiou A., Ulusoy K., Blondheim M., Editor, MultiEducator Inc. , Jerusalem, pp.139-154, 2017

2017

2017

Turkey and the EU: The Challenges of the Middle Eastern Crisis

ULUSOY K.

in: Europea's Hybrid Threats: What Kinds of Power Does the EU need in the 21st Century, Giray Sadık, Editor, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle Upon Tyne, pp.93-116, 2017 Creative Commons License Sustainable Development

2016

2016

Ortadoğu'da Son gelişmeler Işığında Türkiye-Avrupa Birliği İlişkileri

ULUSOY K.

in: Türkiye'de Geçici Koruma Altındaki Suriyeliler: Tespitler ve Öneriler, Esen A.,Duman M., Editor, Wald, İstanbul, pp.91-108, 2016

2015

2015

Turkey’s Foreign Policy in a Transatlantic Context: A Case for Soft Power and Public Diplomacy

ULUSOY K.

in: Turkey's Public Diplomacy, Çevik S., Seib P., Editor, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, pp.152-171, 2015

2014

2014

Elections and Regime Change in Turkey: Tenacious Rise of Political Islam

ULUSOY K.

in: Elections and Democratization in the Middle East: The Tenacious Search for Freedom, Justice and Dignity, Hamad M., Anani K., Editor, Palgrave Macmillan, London , Londra, pp.179-202, 2014

2014

2014

Manipulative Deliberation in Turkey: Alevi’s Defective Political Engagement and Remedying Strategies

ULUSOY K.

in: Democratic Deliberation in Deeply Divided Societies: from Conflict to Common Ground, Ugarriza J., Caluwaerts J., Editor, Palgrave Macmillan, London , Londra, pp.129-150, 2014

2013

2013

Europeanization’s Time Constraint: The Case of Cyprus

ULUSOY K.

in: Turkey’s Accession to the European Union: Political and Economic Challenges, Akçay B., Yılmaz B., Editor, Lexington Books, Lanham (MD), USA , Lanham, pp.277-300, 2013

2012

2012

Kıbrıs Sorunu: Türkiye'nin Uluslararası Açmazı

ULUSOY K.

in: XXI. Yüzyılda Türk Dış Politikasının Analizi, Sönmezoğlu F., Baklacıoğlu Özgür N., Terzi, Ö., Editor, Der Yayınları, İstanbul, pp.503-527, 2012

2012

2012

Demokrasi Kuramları ve Modelleri

ULUSOY K.

in: Insan Hakları ve Demokratikleşme Süreci, Dağı İ., Gökalp E., Editor, Anadolu Üniversitesi, Eskişehir, pp.150-174, 2012 Sustainable Development

2008

2008

Europeanization and the transformation of Turkey’s Cyprus policy: a case for democratic peace?”

ULUSOY K.

in: Turkey’s Road to European Union Membership: National Identity and Political Change, Verney S., Ifantis K., Editor, Routledge, New York, pp.109-125, 2008

2008

2008

Türkiye-AB İlişkileri Bağlamında Kıbrıs Sorunu, 1999-2008

ULUSOY K.

in: Kıbrıslılık, Hasgüler M., Editor, Agora Kitaplığı, İstanbul, pp.83-108, 2008

2006

2006

Frankizm ve Kemalizm

ULUSOY K.

in: İspanya-Türkiye: 16. Yüzyıldan 21.Yüzyıla Rekabet ve Dostluk, Asuero P., Editor, Kitap Yayınevi, İstanbul, pp.275-318, 2006

2006

2006

Kemalismo: La Naturaleza del Regimen Politico en Turquia

ULUSOY K.

in: Turquia: El camino hacia Europa, Nogueras C, Cenit M., Editor, Edinexus Ensayo,, Marbella, pp.17-34, 2006

2006

2006

La vocation européenne de la Turquie : comprendre le débat actuel à la lumière du passé

ULUSOY K.

in: Le Sud de la Méditerranée face aux défis du libre-échange, Catin M., Regnault H., Editor, Editions l'Harmattan , Paris, pp.197-225, 2006

2005

2005

War, Mobilization and the Economy

ULUSOY K.

in: The State in West Asia, Rabo A., Utas B., Editor, Swedish Research Institute, İstanbul, pp.13-23, 2005

2004

2004

The Challenge of European Governance to Turkish Politics and Political Structure

ULUSOY K.

in: Towards Accession Negotiations: Turkey’s Domestic and Foreign Policy Challenges Ahead, Tocci N., Evin A., Editor, Euı, Florence, pp.19-45, 2004

Activities in Scientific Journals

2016 - Continues

2016 - Continues

Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies

Committee Member



Citations

Total Citations (WOS): 45

h-index (WOS): 5