2009, Ph.D. in Sociology, The New School for Social Research, New York, U.S.A.
2003, M.A. in Sociology, The New School for Social Research, New York, U.S.A.
2000, M.Sc. in Political Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, U.K.
1999, B.A. in International Relations, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
1995, Sankt Georg Austrian High School, Istanbul, Turkey
2012- current, Santa Rosa Junior College, Sociology Instructor
2009-2012, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver CO, Affiliate Faculty in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Behavioral Science
2010, Regis University, Denver CO, Adjunct Faculty in the Sociology Department
2009, Community College of Aurora, Aurora CO, Adjunct Faculty in the Social Sciences Division
2008-2009, Gainesville State College, Watkinsville GA, Assistant Professor of Sociology in the Social Sciences Division
2007, Emory University, Atlanta GA, Visiting Faculty, Sociology Department
Introduction to Sociology
Family in Transition
Prejudice and Discrimination
Race and Ethnic Relations
Mass Media and Social Behavior
Sociology of Gender
Gender in the Middle East
Politics and Power