2017-2019 Postdoctoral researcher in the Horizon 2020 project EU-STRAT - The EU and Eastern Partnership Countries: An Inside-Out Analysis and Strategic Assessment at the University of St Gallen's Center for Governance and Culture in Europe. The focus is on Turkey's foreign policy towards the South Caucasus, Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova.
2017-2018 Participant in the Global Relations Forum's Young Academics Programme.
Research project: "New Europe and New Turkey"
Analysis Paper: Scenarios for the EU's Future and Their Implications for Turkey