- Ms Irem Cihan
Irem Cihan is a Ph.D. student in Politics and International Studies at SOAS, University of London. She holds a Master’s degree in Asian Studies from Bogazici University. She has been a visiting scholar at Columbia University in the city of New York. Her research interests are Northeast Asian and Middle Eastern affairs, particularly South Korea and Turkey. Her Ph.D. research focuses on South Korea and Turkey’s middle power activism, status-seeking, and cultural promotion activities in their international affairs.