Assoc. Prof. SEYİT ALİ AVCU


Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi, Siyaset Bilimi ve Kamu Yönetimi

Siyaset ve Yönetim Bilimleri


Research Areas: Social Sciences and Humanities


Names in Publications: Avcu Seyit Ali

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Publication

62

Project

1

Thesis Advisory

2

Open Access

3
UN Sustainable Development Goals

Biography

Seyit Ali Avcu is a political scientist and a faculty member at Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University. He received his Ph.D. in International Relations and Comparative Politics from the University of Virginia and he thought in several universities in the USA, Turkey, and Kyrgyzstan. He served as a director of Central Asian Research Center (ORASAM) at Kyrgyzstan-Turkey Manas University where he directed several research projects on Central Asia. He is also a former Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) Kyrgyzstan country director. His research focuses on Central Asia, integration, Eurasian Economic Union, Belt and Road Initiative, political parties, ethnic conflict, nationalism, politics and religion, politics of economic reform, globalization, and energy politics. He published the following books: Economic Reforms and Party System Fragmentation in Turkey (Germany:Lambert Publishing, 2015), Osmanlı’dan Günümüze Türkiye’nin Siyasal Hayatı (Ankara: Savaş, 2017), Osmanlı’dan Günümüze Türkiye’nin Dış Politikası (Ankara: Savaş, 2018)  ve Russia, Central Asia and the Caucasia(Eskişehir: Anadolu Üniversitesi, 2020) Dr. Avcu speaks Turkish (native) English, Russian, Arabic, Kyrgyz, and Kazakh. 

 

 

Education Information

1997 - 2010

1997 - 2010

Doctorate

The University of Virginia, Graduate School of Art and Sciences, Department of Politics, United States Of America

1995 - 1997

1995 - 1997

Postgraduate

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Newark Campus, Political Science, United States Of America

1988 - 1993

1988 - 1993

Undergraduate

Ankara University, Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi, Siyaset Bilimi Ve Kamu Yönetimi Bölümü, Turkey

Dissertations

2010

2010

Doctorate

Economic Reforms and the Fragmentation of the Political Party System: The Turkish Case, 1980-2002

The University of Virginia, Uluslararasi Iliskiler/Siyaset Bilimi

1997

1997

Postgraduate

Religion as a Source of Legitimacy: Turkey and Saudi Arabia

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Newark Campus, Political Science

Foreign Languages

C2 Mastery

C2 Mastery

English

Research Areas

Social Sciences and Humanities

Academic Titles / Tasks

2018 - Continues

2018 - Continues

Associate Professor

Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University, Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi, Siyaset Bilimi ve Kamu Yönetimi

2011 - 2018

2011 - 2018

Assistant Professor

Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University, Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi, Siyaset Bilimi ve Kamu Yönetimi

Managerial Experience

2012 - 2015

2012 - 2015

Director of the Center

Kırgızistan-Türkiye Manas Üniversitesi

Non Academic Experience

2015 - 2016

2015 - 2016

Kyrgyzstan Country Director

State Agency, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), Country Director

2015 - 2016

2015 - 2016

Kirgizistan

TÜRK İŞBİRLİĞİ VE KOORDİNASYON AJANSI BAŞKANLIĞI

Courses

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS AND ETHICS IN SECURITY STUDIES

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS AND SCIENCE ETHIC

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS AND SCIENCE ETHICS

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

SOSYAL BİLİMLERDE ARAŞTIRMA TASARIMI

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

GÜVENLİK ÇALIŞMALARINDA ARAŞTIRMA YÖNTEMLERİ VE BİLİMSEL ETİK

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

SOCIETY AND POLITICS OF THE CAUCASUS AND CENTRAL

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

METHODOLOGY IN SOCIAL SCIENCES

Doctorate

Doctorate

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS AND SCIENCE ETHICS

Undergraduate

Undergraduate

STATE THEORIES

Advising Theses

Articles Published in Other Journals

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

2023

2023

The Role of the Museums of the Political Repression in Nation Building: The Case of the Aljir Memorial Complex in Kazakhstan

Avcu S. A.

Central Eurasian Studies Society CESS 2023, Pennsylvania, United States Of America, 19 - 22 October 2023, pp.5-6

2023

2023

Integration Processes in Central Asia: Implications for India

Avcu S. A.

India and Central Asia: Historical Cultural and Economic Connectivity, New Delhi, India, 30 - 31 January 2023, pp.1

2022

2022

KAZAKHSTAN AS MEDIATOR STATE IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Avcu S. A.

Manas Forum: SECURITY AND POWER TRANSITION IN ASIA, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 12 - 14 October 2022, pp.1-2

2022

2022

Russia's Strategic Communication in Central Asia: Comparing 1st and 2nd Ukrainian Wars

Avcu S. A.

the 5th International Congress on Economics, Finance and Energy EFE'2022, Temirtau, Kazakhstan, 7 - 09 September 2022, pp.1

2019

2019

Belt and Road Initiative: Challenges and Prospects for Turkey

Avcu S. A.

II.ALKUSAM International Relations Congress, Antalya, Turkey, 4 - 06 December 2019, pp.58-59

2019

2019

THREE INTEGRATION PROJECTS BY THREE POWERS IN CENTRAL ASIA

Avcu S. A.

ICPCTR’19: Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and Trans-Regional Integration, Peshawar, Pakistan, 11 - 12 September 2019, pp.129-138

2018

2018

Millet İnşasında Siyasi Baskı Mağdurları Müzelerinin Rolü: Kazakistan Aljir Anıtı ve Müzesi

AVCU S. A.

3. Türkistan KurultayıKafkasya ve Türkistan’da 1938 Sovyet Katliamı ve EtkileriGöç, Sürgün ve Kimlik, 3 - 05 October 2018

2018

2018

Türkiye’nin Orta Asya Türk Cumhuriyetleriyle İkili İlişkileri

Avcu S. A.

V ULUSLARARASI TÜRK DÜNYASI ARAŞTIRMALARI SEMPOZYUMU , Almati, Kazakhstan, 11 - 13 October 2018, pp.1

2018

2018

TURKEY AND ONE BELT ONE ROAD INITIATIVE

Avcu S. A.

4th China and The Middle East Conference, Nevşehir, Turkey, 20 - 22 June 2018, pp.1

2018

2018

Russia’s Soft Power and Strategic Communication in Central Asia

Avcu S. A.

International Central Asia Symposium: "Migration, Poverty and Identity”, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 17 - 20 April 2018, pp.1

2018

2018

Astana Peace Talks: Road to Peace in Syria?

AVCU S. A.

7th Eurasian Peace Science Meeting, İstanbul, Turkey, 20 - 21 January 2018

2017

2017

New Jeopolitical Reality in Central Asia: Chinese “One Belt One Road” Project

AVCU S. A.

INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ONPOLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND SOCIALSTUDIES, 9 - 11 November 2017

2017

2017

Small States and Economic Integrations: Eurasian Economic Union and Kyrgyzstan

AVCU S. A.

Modernization 3.0: Modernization of Kazakstan’xxs Identity, Astana, Kazakhstan, 20 October 2017

2017

2017

Why a Democratic State Wants to Restrict Religious Freedom? The Case of Kyrgyzstan

AVCU S. A.

Joint ESCAS-CESS Conference, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 29 June - 02 July 2017

2017

2017

Turkey and Avrasya Ekonomik Union

AVCU S. A.

3rd International Eurasian Sphere : Theory and Practice of Development, Saratov, Russia, 26 - 27 June 2017

2017

2017

The relations between Turkey and Central Asian Countries

AVCU S. A.

Turkic World and International Relations: history, personality and prospects, Astana, Kazakhstan, 26 - 27 May 2017

2017

2017

Chinese One Belt One Road Project and the Stability in Eeastern Mediterranean

AVCU S. A., ÇAYLAK A.

Mediterranean International On Social Science, Podgorica, Serbia And Montenegro, 19 - 22 May 2017, pp.33-34

2017

2017

Securitization of Economic Integration Decisions: Armenia and the Eurasian Economic Union

AVCU S. A.

First AESC AnnualConvention, İstanbul, Turkey, 27 April 2017

2017

2017

International System and Iran-Turkey Relations

AVCU S. A.

International Symposium on Continuity and Change in North Africa, Turkey Iran, 20 - 22 April 2017

2017

2017

Ethnic Religious Conflicts and Gender in Kyrgyzstan

AVCU S. A.

EUPRA-AFK Joint Conferene, Schwerte, Germany, 16 - 18 March 2017

2017

2017

Integration processes in Central Asia: succes and failure

AVCU S. A.

International Studies Association, 22 - 25 February 2017

2017

2017

”How to Explain the Surge in Turkish Foreign Aid?”

AVCU S. A.

Internatıonal Studies Association, 22 - 25 February 2017

2017

2017

Overlapping Integration Processes in Central Asia: Eurasian Economic Union and Silk Road Project

AVCU S. A.

International Conference on the Silk Road and Transport Diplomacy, Chabahar, Iran, 25 - 26 January 2017

2016

2016

Radicalism and Integration Processes in Central Asia

AVCU S. A.

I. International Antalya Security Symposium, Antalya, Turkey, 2 - 04 December 2016

2016

2016

Iran Turkey Relations after the Arab Spring

AVCU S. A.

The 3rd International Conference on International System, Regional Developments and Iran's Foreign Policy, 21 - 22 November 2016

2014

2014

KIRGIZİSTAN DA PARLAMENTER SİSTEMİN YERLEŞTİRİLMESİ

AVCU S. A.

I. ULUSLARARASI TÜRK DEVLET YÖNETİMİ GELENEĞİ KONGRESİ, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 3 - 04 April 2014

2016

2016

TURKISH FOREIGN AID TO CENTRAL ASIA

AVCU S. A.

Fifth CESS Regional Conference, Kazan, Russia, 2 - 04 June 2016 Sustainable Development

2016

2016

GLOBALIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN CENTRAL ASIA

AVCU S. A.

International Congress on Economics, Finance and Energy, Almata, Kazakhstan, 16 - 18 May 2016

2016

2016

Turkey as an Emerging Power and the role of the TurkishInternational Cooperation and Development Agency TIKA

AVCU S. A.

1st Eurasia-Latin AmericaInternational ConferenceStrategic Engagement andComparative Perspectives in Politics andEconomics, İstanbul, Turkey, 26 - 27 March 2016

2016

2016

Overlapping Integration Processes in Central Asia Eurasian Economic Union and Silk Road Economic Belt

AVCU S. A.

IV. Avrasya Sosyal Bilimler Forumu, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 21 - 22 April 2016

2015

2015

Kırgızistan Türkiye Güvenlik İlişkileri

ÇAYLAK A., AVCU S. A.

Türkiye Orta Asya İlişkilerinin Dünü, Bugünü ve Geleceği, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 19 - 21 March 2015

2014

2014

Small States and Economic Integrations Eurasian Customs Union and Kyrgyzstan

AVCU S. A.

III. Avrasya Sosyal Bilimler Forumu, Almata Kazakistan, 15 - 16 November 2014

Books & Book Chapters

2020

2020

Foreign Policies of the Central Asian States

Avcu S. A., Joldasbekova A.

in: Russia, Central Asia and the Caucasia, Yaşar Sarı,Seyit Ali Avcu, Editor, Anadolu Üniversitesi, Eskişehir, pp.110-141, 2020

2018

2018

Kazakistan

Avcu S. A., Zholdasbekova A.

in: BAĞIMSIZLIKLARININ YİRMİ YEDİNCİ YILINDA TÜRK CUMHURİYETLERİ, Ayşe Çolpan Yaldız,Murat Yılmaz, Editor, Ahmet Yesevi Üniversitesi, Ankara, pp.119-196, 2018

2018

2018

Türkiye’nin Orta Asya Politikası

Avcu S. A.

in: Osmanlı'dan Günümüze Türkiye'nin Dış Politikası, Adem Çaylak,Seyit Ali Avcu, Editor, Savaş Yayınları, Ankara, pp.436-473, 2018

2017

2017

Türkiye’de Parti Sisteminin Parcalanmasi, 1991-2002

AVCU S. A.

in: Osmanlı’dan Günümüze Türkiye’nin Siyasal Hayatı, Çaylak, Adem Avcu, Seyit Ali, Editor, Savaş Yayınevi, Ankara, pp.627-645, 2017

2015

2015

Economic Reforms and Party System Fragmentation in Turkey

AVCU S. A.

Germany: Omniscriptum Gmbh & Company Kg, 2015