Zeynep Kadirbeyoglu (MA in Economics at Boğaziçi University; MPhil in Social and Political Sciences at University of Cambridge) is Assistant Professor at the department of Political Science and International Relations at Bogazici University in Istanbul. She holds a PhD in Political Science from McGill University. Her research interests include globalization, transnational networks, democratization, decentralization, citizenship, environmental change and forced migration. She previously worked on two international comparative projects: one on dual citizenship and the other on environmental change and forced migration. Her previous works have been published in New Perspectives on Turkey and a couple of edited volumes.