Syrian Non-State Actors and the Turkish National Security
İbrahim Hamza Meşe holds a degree in Political Science from Üsküdar University, Istanbul. His main areas of research and expertise include Turkish foreign policy, terrorism, regional and international migration, security, regional and international conflict, Turkish political life, global politics and economy. Directing his career goals to areas such as security studies and migration, Meşe continues to working on aforementioned topics.
Dr. Hamoon Khelghat Doost is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Üsküdar University. He holds a PhD in Political Science from the National University of Singapore (NUS). His main fields of interest include gender, media, forced migration, political violence, international security, terrorism, and sustainable development with a special focus on the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia. He is the author of 'The Strategic Logic of Women in Jihadi Organizations: From Operation to State Building'. Khelghat-Doost is also a Next Generation Leader on Gender, Peace, and Security (GPS) at Women In International Security (WIIS), Washington D.C., as well as a member of the Board of Academia at the Academy of Security, Intelligence and Risk Studies in Singapore.