Georgetown backdrop


Murat Akan headshot

Murat Akan


This individual is not a direct affiliate of the Berkley Center. They have contributed to one or more of our events, publications, or projects. Please contact the individual at their home institution.

Murat Akan is associate professor of comparative politics, political theory, and Turkish politics in the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul. From September 2020 to June 2021, he is also a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Paris. Akan is author of The Politics of Secularism: Religion, Diversity, and Institutional Change in France and Turkey (2017). 

Opens in a new window