Assoc. Prof.

Başak Akkan


PhD in Interdisciplinary Social Science, Utrecht University

MS in European Social Policy, The London School of Economics and Political Science
Jean Monnet Scholarship awarded for MS degree

BA in Sociology, Boğaziçi University 


IR 101 Introduction to Political Science 

IR 282 State and Society

IR 397 Public Policy ( in times of crisis) 

IR 435 Social Policy 

IR 437 Politics of Gender

NGO 501 Sivil Toplum Teorisi  (History of Social Thought)

Rewards and Achievements

EU Horizon 2020 project, ETHOS (European Theory of Justice and Fairness) 2017-2019.

Other Information

Associate Editor of the International Journal of Care and Caring 


Member of an international research network on young people's gendered caring.

Member of an international research network on child well-being (CUWB).