Dr. Mustafa Gokcek
Associate Professor; Director, M.A. - Interdisciplinary Studies
- Office Location:
- Timon Hall, Room 131
- Office Hours:
- Fall 2019: Tuesday & Thursday 11am-12:30pm, Friday 10:30am-1:30pm
Focus of Teaching
Middle East, Central Asia, Soviet Union
Dr. Gökçek's research focuses on the discourses of nationalism and Islamism at the turn of the 20th century in the Ottoman Empire. He is especially interested in the intellectual interaction between Russian and Ottoman Empires and looks into the role of the Kazan Tatar emigres in Istanbul in the development of Turkish nationalism and secularization of the Ottoman governance.
Ph.D., Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
B.A. & M.A., Department of International Relations, Bilkent University, Ankara.