Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem Kentmen-Çin from our department won the Outstanding Young Scientist Award from Turkish Academy of Sciences. Kentmen is the first scientist who won the award in Izmir University of Economics and the first Political Scientist in Izmir.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kentmen’s studies focuses mainly on Turkish and international public opinion. Her articles have appeared in international and national journals such as European Union Politics, Comparative Euuropean Politics, International Political Science Review, Australian Journal of Political Science, South European Society and Politics, Environment & Behavior, Social Science Quarterly, Turkish Studies and Mülkiye Dergisi. Dr Kentmen Çin has been serving on the editorial board of European Union Politics since 2011.