Dr. Arda Bilgen

Country of current residence

United States

Current position

Lecturer

Current institute employer

Clark University

Profession

Political Scientist

Degrees / expertise

PhD in Development Research from the University of Bonn; MA in International Affairs from the George Washington University; BA in International Relations from Bilkent University

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Conrad Schetter (Director of Research, BICC) Prof. Dr. Eva Youkhana (Interim Director of ZEFa)

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Katja Mielke (Researcher, BICC)

2020

Akıncı, Z. S., Bilgen, A., Casellas, A., & Jongerden, J..  2020.  Development through design: Knowledge, power, and absences in the making of southeastern Turkey.  Geoforum, (advance online publication)   . (Open Access)   Further Information

2019

Bilgen, A.  2019.  Is development the continuation of ‘anti-politics’ by other means? An investigation based on the Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) in Turkey.  Forum for Development Studies, 46(3)   : 401–427   . Further Information
Bilgen, A.  2019.  Güneydoğu Anadolu Projesi’ni (GAP) beklerken: Projenin tamamlanmasını geciktiren faktörler üzerine bir inceleme.  Hacettepe Üniversitesi İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi Dergisi, 37(2)   : 241–270   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Bilgen, A.  2019.  The Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) in Turkey: An alternative perspective on the major rationales of GAP.  Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies, 21(5)   : 532–552   . Further Information

2018

Bilgen, A.  2018.  1977’den 2017’ye Güneydoğu Anadolu Projesi (GAP): GAP’ın 40 yılı üzerine nitel ve çok boyutlu bir değerlendirme.  Ankara Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi Dergisi, 73(3)   : 811–840   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Bilgen, A.  2018.  The Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) revisited: The evolution of GAP over forty years.  New Perspectives on Turkey, 58   : 125–154   . Further Information
Bilgen, A.  2018.  A project of destruction, peace, or techno-science? Untangling the relationship between the Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) and the Kurdish question in Turkey.  Middle Eastern Studies, 54(1)   : 94–113   . Further Information
Bilgen, A.  2018.  Turkey’s Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP): A qualitative review of the literature.  British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, 10.1080/13530194.2018.1549978   : (advance online publication)   . Further Information

2017

Bilgen, A.  2017.  Güvenliksiz kalkınma, kalkınmasız güvenlik mümkün mü?: Güvenlik-kalkınma ilişkisinin dönüşüm süreci ve farklı yaklaşımlarla kavramsallaştırılması.  Uluslararası İlişkiler, 14(55)   : 19–40   . Further Information
Bilgen, A.  2017.  Demystifying the (post-)politics of the Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) in Turkey.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Arts, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2014

Bilgen, A.  2014.  A static nexus or a dynamic network? Rethinking the security-development relationship within the context of Southeastern Anatolia Project.  Centre for Policy Analysis and Research on Turkey, 3(4)   : 12-23   . (Open Access)   Further Information

2012

Bilgen, A.  2012.  Terrorism and the media: A dangerous symbiosis.  Further Information
Ulug, O. M. & Bilgen, A.  2012.  “Yes” or “no”: An analysis of the 2010 Referendum in Turkey.  Politikon, 18(1)   : 10-21   . (Open Access)  

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Governance
  • Theories of Development
  • Development Politics
  • Politics & Democracy
  • Governance and conflict
Research countries
  • Turkey
Degrees

PhD in Development Research from the University of Bonn; MA in International Affairs from the George Washington University; BA in International Relations from Bilkent University

Funding institutions

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Conrad Schetter (Director of Research, BICC) Prof. Dr. Eva Youkhana (Interim Director of ZEFa)

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Katja Mielke (Researcher, BICC)

Arda Bilgen

Former Junior Researcher

Private website:
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Arda_Bilgen; https://uni-bonn.academia.edu/

Former Department :
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change