Burak Ünveren, B.A.
After graduating from St. Georg’s Austrian High School Istanbul, Burak Ünveren earned his B.A. degree in Political Science and International Relations at Yıldız Technical University, Turkey. During this time, he spent a semester abroad at the University of Bonn, at the Institute of Oriental and Asian Studies. He also worked for the Istanbul-based Doğan Media Group, and the Economic Development Foundation (İKV). Burak is currently enrolled at the University of Leipzig, as a part of the international joint master’s programme Erasmus Mundus Global Studies. His studies will follow at the University of Ghent and the University of Vienna. His research interests are media freedom, Turkish studies, Central Asian studies, cultural exchange and colonialism. He has been a research intern at the EIJC since the beginning of April.
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