AYSUN UYAR
Faculty of Global and Regional Studies Department of Global and Regional Studies
Associate Professor
Last Updated :2021/10/23

Researcher Profile and Settings

Research Interests

  • Regional Environmental Governance
  • Regional Economic Cooperation
  • Regionalism
  • International Relations

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/International relations

Research History

  • 2001/9-2004/2, Middle East Technical University, Graduate Institute of Social Sciences (Ankara, Turkey), M.Sc. course, research on the thesis “Chinese and Japanese Economic Attitudes towards ASEAN”.
  • 2004/4-2005/3, Yamaguchi University, research student.
  • 2005/4-2008/3, Yamaguchi University, Graduate School of East Asian Studies, Ph.D. course, research on the thesis "Political Economic Analysis of Economic Partnership Agreements within Japanese Foreign Policy Making".
  • 2008/3-2009/12, Ryukoku University, Afrasian Centre for Peace and Development Studies, Post-doctoral research fellow, research on international relations, regionalism and conflict resolution.
  • 2010/2-2011/3, Mitsui Fund for Environment (directed by Yonemoto Shohei, the University of Tokyo), collaborative research project “Research on Environmental Diplomacy of the European Union”, project member.
  • 2011/7-2013/3, Ryukoku University, Afrasian Research Centre, collaborative research project “Research into the Possibilities of Establishing Multicultural Societies in the Asia Pacific Region: Conflict, Negotiation, and Migration”, project member.
  • 2011/9-2012/3, RIHN FY2011 Director-General Special Research Fund for Young Researchers (Research Institute for Humanity and Nature), research project “Environmental Regionalism: Practice of EU’s Regional Environmental Policies”, individual grant.
  • 2012/6-2013/3, RIHN FY2012 Director-General Special Research Fund for Young Researchers (Research Institute for Humanity and Nature), research project “Environmental Concerns within Regional Economic Cooperation Mechanisms: Potential Environment Framework of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement”, individual grant.
  • 2012/6-2013/3, RIHN FY2012 Director-General Special Research Fund for Research Promotion (Research Institute for Humanity and Nature), research activity project “Workshop Organization Project on ‘Regional Environmental Governance of Global Environmental Change: Comparison between the European and East Asian Regional Environmental Cooperation’”.
  • 2012/11-2014/10, Sumitomo Foundation Environmental Research Fund (directed by Mari Koyano, Hokkaido University), collaborative research project “Reconsidering Trans-boundary Environmental Cooperation in Northeast Asia: Comparative Analysis of the Constraining Factors for Promoting Cooperation”, project member.
  • 2013/4- , Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, RIHN research project "Human-Environmental Security in Asia-Pacific Ring of Fire", project member.

Academic & Professional Experience

  • School of Agriculture, Kyushu University, 2014/02 - 2014/02
  • Graduate School of Business Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 2014/01 - 2014/02
  • Post-doc researcher, Ryukoku University, Afrasian Centre for Peace and Development Studies, 2008/03 - 2009/12
  • Yamaguchi University, GSEAS, Project Research Assistant, 2005/08 - 2008/02
  • Ryukoku University, Faculty of Intercultural Communication (Introduction to International Politics), Adjunct Lecturer., 2011/10 - Today
  • Doshisha University, Institute for Liberal Arts (Japan and Asia, International Cooperation Policy), 2011/04 - Today
  • University of Tsukuba, MBA International Business School (Intensive course "International Politics"), Adjunct Lecturer., 2014/01 - 2014/02
  • National Institute for the Humanities, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Assistant Professor, 2010/01 - 2013/03
  • Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (Potsdam, Germany), Visiting Fellow., 2012/07 - 2012/09
  • Doshisha University, Faculty of Social Studies (「現代社会学特論I/トルコの外交」 "Special Issues in Social Studies I: Turkish Foreign Policy" in Japanese), Adjunct Lecturer., 2010/04 - 2012/04
  • Research Assistant, Teaching Assistant, Hacettepe University (Ankara, Turkey), Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of International Relations, 2001/12 - 2005/04
  • Junior research fellow, European Institute for Asian Studies (Belgium, Brussels), 2003/09 - 2003/12

Education

  • Middle East Technical University, Middle East Technical University, Institute of Social Sciences, 2004
  • Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, 2001

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. (Science), Yamaguchi University, Graduate School of East Asian Studies

Association Memberships

  • Japan-Turkey Friendship Association
  • European International Studies Association (EISA)
  • Association for the Study of Political Society (ASPOS)
  • European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS)
  • Japan Association for Asian Studies (JAAS)
  • Japan Association of International Relations
  • International Political Science Association (IPSA)
  • International Studies Association (ISA)

Committee Memberships

  • Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, “Environmental Policy Making-EPM”, Study Group Coordinator., 2010/05 -2013/03
  • Member, 2013, European International Studies Association (EISA), Academic society, European International Studies Association (EISA)
  • Member, 2012, International Political Science Association (IPSA), Academic society, International Political Science Association (IPSA)
  • Katerva Awards, Expert Panel Member., 2012/01
  • The 5th Global Environmental Outlook (GEO-5), Scientific Reviewer., 2011/09
  • Member, 2011, European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS), Academic society, European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS)
  • Member, 2010, Association for the Study of Political Society (ASPOS), Academic society, Association for the Study of Political Society (ASPOS)
  • Member, 2009, Japan-Turkey Friendship Association, Academic society, Japan-Turkey Friendship Association
  • Member, 2009, Japan Association for Asian Studies (JAAS), Academic society, Japan Association for Asian Studies (JAAS)
  • Member, 2009, Japan Association of International Relations, Academic society, Japan Association of International Relations
  • Member, 2009, International Studies Association (ISA), Academic society, International Studies Association (ISA)
  • European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS), “EAJS-Japan Foundation Database Survey”, Group Coordinator., 2006/06 -2007/12
  • Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Election Mission in Kosovo, International Polling Observer (Kosovo)., 2002/10
  • Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Election Mission in Kosovo, International Polling Supervisor (Greece and Kosovo)., 2001/11

Awards & Honors

  • Distiction award. Yamaguchi University Presidential Award for Graduation with Distinction, Yamaguchi University (17 March), Yamaguchi
    2008
  • First paper prize. Essay Contest, “What Should be Done to Promote Economic Cooperation in Asia?”, IIMA-Institute for International Monetary Affairs (16 December), Tokyo
    2005

Misc

  • "ASEAN Regional Integration and Regional Migration Policies in Southeast Asia"
    Aysun UYAR MAKIBAYASHI
    Afrasia Working Paper Series-Studies on Multicultural Studies, (30)21p , 2014
  • “Regional Science-Society Interface within Global Environmental and Social Change towards Sustainability”
    Aysun UYAR, Makoto TANIGUCHI
    Japan Social Innovation Journal, 3(1)36 - 47, 2013
  • "Japonya’nın Güneydoğu Asya’daki Bölgesel Ekonomik İşbirliği Hareketlerine Yaklaşımı: Çok Taraflı İletişim mi? İki Taraflı Etkileşim mi? (Japan’s Perspectives on Regional Economic Cooperation in Southeast Asia-Multilateral Communication or Bilateral In・・・
    Aysun UYAR, A. Mete, Tuncoku
    In A. Mete Tuncoku (ed.) Japon Dış Politikası: Sistemik ve Bölgesel Aktörlerle İlişkiler (Japanese Foreign Policy: Relations with Systemic and Regional Actors) (Turkish), 229 - 262, 2013
  • “Chīki Kenkyūno Arikata: Kokusai Kankeiron-kara Sōgō Chikyū Kankyōgakutono Intādisipurinarīna Shitenhe (Anticipating Regional Environmental Cooperation: From International Relations to Integrated Environmental and Interdisciplinary Perspectives)” (Engl・・・
    Uyar Aysun
    Japanese Review of Political Society, (1)61 - 72, 2012
  • “21.Yüzyılda Türkiye ve Japonya İlişkileri: Karşılıklı İşbirliğinde Stratejik Kültürel Etkileşme (Turkey and Japan Relations in the 21st Century: Strategic Cultural Interaction in Bilateral Cooperation)” (Turkish)
    Aysun UYAR, Yelda Demirağ, Özlen Çelebi
    In Yelda Demirağ and Özlen Çelebi (eds.), 21. Yüzyılda Türk Dış Politikası: Son On Yıl (Turkish Foreign Policy in the 21st Century: The Last Ten Years), 303 - 322, 2011
  • “Japonya’nın Entegre Çevre Çalışmalarında Kadın Araştırmacıların Rolü (The Role of Women Researchers in Japan’s Integrated Environmental Studies)” (Turkish)
    Aysun UYAR, A. Mete, Tuncoku
    In A. Mete Tuncoku (ed.), Toplumsal Gelişmede Türk ve Japon Kadınının Eğitimi (Women’s Education in Turkey and Japan for Social Development) (Turkish), 229 - 247, 2011
  • “Political Configuration of Thailand’s Free Trade Agreements within the Framework of Southeast Asian Regional Economic Cooperation”
    Aysun UYAR
    Afrasia Working Paper Series, (43)21p , 2009
  • “Tōnan Ajiani okeru Rōdō Idōno Tōsei-Chīkikeizairenkei Kyōteiwo Tōjite (Governance of Labour Migration through Regional Economic Partnership Agreement Mechanisms in Southeast Asia)”
    UYAR Aysun, Pauline Kent, Kitahara Atsushi
    In Pauline Kent and Kitahara Atsushi (eds.), Afrasia Sousyo 2-Funsō Kaiketsu-Gurōbaruka-Chīki-Bunka (Afrasia Series 2-Conflict Resolution, Globalisation, Region, Culture), 157 - 178, 2009
  • Regional Trade Agreements in Asia, by Tran van Hoa and Charles Harvie (eds.), Cheltenham (UK) and Northampton (USA): Edwar Elgar, 2008, 284 pp
    Aysun UYAR, Book Revie
    East Asia Integration Studies. http://asianintegration.org/, 2008
  • “Foreign Policy Making and Power Sharing in the Philippines and Japan”. Globalization, Democratization and Asian Leadership: Power Sharing, Foreign Policy and Society in the Philippines and Japan, by Vincent Kelly Pollard, Hants: Ashgate Publishing Ltd・・・
    Aysun UYAR, Book Revie
    TAPACAY–The Turkish Yearbook of Asia-Pacific Studies, (3)85 - 87, 2008
  • Political Economic Analysis of Economic Partnership Agreements within Japanese Foreign Policy Making
    Aysun UYAR
    Ph.D. Thesis, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of East Asian Studies, 245p , 2008
  • “Loose Functional Integration in Northeast Asia: The Northeast Asian Development Bank”
    Aysun UYAR, Noriatsu MATSUI
    GSEAS Working Paper , 06(02)30p , 2007
  • “An Approach to Promote Regional Economic Co-operation in Asia: Asymmetric Functionality (AF) Model”
    Aysun UYAR
    Ritsumeikan Journal of Asia Pacific Studies, (23)41 - 58, 2007
  • “Japan’s Changing Perception towards the Preferential Trade Agreements in Southeast Asia”
    Aysun UYAR
    TAPACAY–The Turkish Yearbook of Asia-Pacific Studies , (1)21 - 35, 2006
  • “What Should be done to Promote Regional Economic Cooperation in Asia?”
    Aysun UYAR
    GSEAS Working Paper, 05(02)13p , 2005
  • Chinese and Japanese Academic Attitudes towards Association of Southeast Asian Nations
    Aysun UYAR
    M.Sc. Thesis, Middle East Technical University Graduate School of Social Sciences, 120p , 2004
  • "Social Sciences in Japan after Fukushima"
    Aysun UYAR, ISSC, UNESCO
    World Social Science Report 2013: Changing Global Environments, 215 - 219

Books etc

  • Proceedings on Comparing Regional Environmental Governance in East Asia and Europe (EE-REG)
    UYAR Aysun, Jörg BALSIGER, Aysun UYAR
    Jörg BALSIGER and Aysun UYAR (eds.), RIHN, 2013, Joint author, 107p, Music
  • Research Series 1: Policy Dialogue and Governance of Migration: Comparative Cases from Europe and Asia-Pacific
    UYAR Aysun, Pauline Kent, Ma. Reinaruth, D. Carlos, Aysun Uyar, Shincha Park
    Pauline Kent, Ma. Reinaruth D. Carlos, Aysun Uyar and Shincha Park (eds.), Ryukoku University Afrasian Research Centre, 2012, Joint author, 104p, Music
  • Afrasia Research Series 10: The Migration of Filipino Care Workers to Japan under the Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA)
    UYAR Aysun, Ma. Reinaruth, D. Carlos, Ruben Caragay, Aysun Uyar
    Ma. Reinaruth D. Carlos, Ruben Caragay, and Aysun Uyar (eds.), Ryukoku University Afrasian Research Centre, 2010, Joint author, 65p, Music
  • Afrasia Symposium Series 3: Resources under Stress: Sustainability of the Local Community in Asia and Africa
    UYAR Aysun, Hisashi Nakamura, Yoshio Kawamura, Shiro Sato, Aysun Uyar, Shinya Ishizaka
    Hisashi Nakamura, Yoshio Kawamura, Shiro Sato, Aysun Uyar, and Shinya Ishizaka (eds.), Ryukoku University Afrasian Research Centre, 2009, Joint author, 339p, Music
  • Afrasia Symposium Series 4: The Question of Poverty and Development in Conflict and Conflict Resolution
    UYAR Aysun, Tsuyoshi Kato, Aysun Uyar
    Tsuyoshi Kato and Aysun Uyar (eds.), Ryukoku University Afrasian Research Centre, 2009, Joint author, 278p, Music
  • Afrasia Symposium Series 2: Changing Identities and Networks in the Globalising World: Negotiation, Conflict Prevention and Conflict Resolution in Everyday Life
    UYAR Aysun, Takeshi Hamashita, Pauline Kent, Ayako Iwatani, Aysun Uyar
    Takeshi Hamashita, Pauline Kent, Ayako Iwatani, and Aysun Uyar (eds.), Ryukoku University Afrasian Research Centre, 2008, Joint author, 301p, Music

Conference Activities & Talks

  • “Decision Making Mechanisms and International/Regional Scale”
    UYAR Aysun
    WEFN 2013 General Meeting (7-9 November), 2014, Obama
  • “International Migration Regimes and Human Security”
    UYAR Aysun
    Research Meeting of Afrasian Research Centre Group 1, Afrasian Research Centre, Ryukoku University (13 January), 2014, Seta
  • (Commentator) “ASPOS-GG Joint Session: Human Security and Environmental Governance in the Asia Pacific Region”
    UYAR Aysun
    Japan Association of Global Governance the 4th Research Meeting, Doshisha University (12 April), 2014, Kyoto
  • “Turkey’s Music”
    UYAR Aysun
    Research Group on Popular Music, Doshisha University (23 July), 2014, Kyoto
  • “International Organizations on Water-Energy-Food Nexus”
    UYAR Aysun
    WEFN 2014 General Meeting (4-6 November), 2014, Beppu
  • (Workshop co-chair) Comparing Regional Environmental Governance in East Asia and Europe (EE-REG)
    UYAR Aysun
    RIHN (24-25 January), 2013, Kyoto
  • (Commentator) “Governance of International Migration: Perspectives of Sending Countries”
    UYAR Aysun
    University of the Philippines Third World Studies Center and Afrasian Centre Joint Seminar, Third World Studies Center (4 February), 2013, Manila, the Philippines
  • “Future Direction of Environmental Policy Studies at RIHN”
    UYAR Aysun
    20th EPM Study Group, RIHN (26 February), 2013, Kyoto
  • “International Migration Regimes and Human Security Implications in the Sending Countries”
    UYAR Aysun
    2013 First Research Meeting of Afrasian Research Centre Group 1, Afrasian Research Centre, Ryukoku University (25 May), 2013, Seta
  • “Interacting Water, Energy and Food at Regional/International Level”
    UYAR Aysun
    RIHN WEFN Project Kick-off Workshop, RIHN (16-18 July), 2013, Kyoto
  • “Report on ‘East Asian Environmental Security: Calling for a Transboundary Solution Workshop’ ”
    UYAR Aysun
    11th RIHN Regional Seminar “Environmental Security of East Asia”, Kyushu University (10 June), 2012, Fukuoka
  • “International Environmental Politics of Rio+20: Where are we heading from now on?”
    UYAR Aysun
    16th EPM Study Group, RIHN (6 July), 2012, Kyoto
  • “Regional Research Cooperation on Water Management in Cities:Comparative Analysis of Regional Actors and Frameworks of the EU and East Asian Experiences”
    UYAR Aysun
    Second Japan Water Forum-Danish Water Forum Water and Climate Workshop, Rica Talk Hotel (9 September), 2010, Stockholm, Sweden
  • “Agenda Setting for the Environmental Policy Making Studies in RIHN”
    UYAR Aysun
    4th EPM Study Group, RIHN (30 September), 2010, Kyoto
  • “ASEAN Free Trade Agreement (AFTA) and Governance of International Labour Migration in Southeast Asia”
    UYAR Aysun
    Fourth Research Meeting of Afrasia Group 3, Afrasian Centre for Peace and Development Studies, Ryukoku University (2 August), 2009, Kyoto
  • “What Should be Done to Promote Economic Cooperation in Asia?”
    UYAR Aysun
    Second Workshop on Regional Cooperation, Institute for International Monetary Affairs-IIMA (16 December), 2005, Tokyo
  • “ ‘Environmental Regionalism’ within Regional Economic Cooperation Frameworks of East Asia”
    55th ISA-International Studies Association Convention, Hilton-Sheraton Toronto, (26-29 March), Toronto, Canada, 2014
  • “Re-constructing “Region” with Transboundary Environmental Issues in Northeast Asia”
    ABS First World Conference, University of Eastern Finland-Soros Hotel Saint Petersburg, (9-14 June), Joensuu-Saint Petersburg, Finland-Russia, 2014
  • “Bringing Science back to Society: Regional Responses to Global Social and Environmental Change in East Asia”
    Australian Poilitical Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Sydney, (28 September-1 October), Sydney, Australia., 2014
  • (with Jörg Balsiger) “Comparative Analysis of European and East Asian Regional Environmental Governance”
    2013 Tokyo Conference Earth System Governance, UNU (28-31 January), Tokyo, Japan, 2013
  • (with Jörg Balsiger) “Comparative Analysis of European and East Asian Regional Environmental Governance”
    54th ISA-International Studies Association Convention, Hilton San Francisco Union Square (3-6 April), San Francisco, USA, 2013
  • “International Migration Regimes and Human Security Implications in the Sending Countries”
    ICAS8, The Venetian Macau Resort Hotel (24-27 June), Macau, 2013
  • “New Perspectives on Regional Environmental Governance in Southeast Asia”
    IGU 2013 Kyoto Regional Conference, KICC (4-9 August), Kyoto, Japan, 2013
  • (with Müge Kınacıoğlu) “Interdisciplinary Approaches to Environment Dimension of Human Security”
    Eighth Pan-European Conference on International Relations, University of Warsaw (18-21 September), Warsaw, Poland, 2013
  • “Science-Sociey Interface for Global Change and Sustainability Issues in Asia”
    4th ASPOS Conference, Senri Kinran University (16-17 November), Osaka, Japan, 2013, Poster presentation
  • “‘Environmental Regionalism’ within Global Change and Sustainability Development of Asia”
    Planet under Pressure Conference, London International Convention Center (26-29 March), London, UK, 2012, Poster presentation
  • “Global Environmental Change-Japan Initiative for Sustainability Development and Environmental Research in Asia”
    Planet under Pressure Conference, London International Convention Center (26-29 March), London, UK, 2012
  • “ ‘Environmental Regionalism’ in Regionalizing and Participating East Asia”
    International Conference of Environmental Governance in China, Beihang University (2-3 June), Beijing, China, 2012
  • “Shifting Boundaries of Regionalism: Environmental Encounters of the East Asian Regional Economic Cooperation”
    IPSA 22nd World Congress of Political Science, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (8-12 July), Madrid, Spain, 2012
  • (with Müge Kınacıoğlu) “Changing Concept of Human Security from Traditional to Environmental one along Socio-ecological boundaries”
    BRIT XII Conference, Fukuoka International Congress Center (13-16 November), Fukuoka-Japan and Pusan-South Korea, 2012
  • “Considering Environment Assertion of Preferential Trade Agreements in East Asia”
    52th ISA-International Studies Association Convention, Le Centre Sheraton Hotel (16-19 March), Montreal, Canada, 2011
  • “Changing Dynamics of Human Security: From Interantional Relations to Environmental Human Security”
    IAFOR-ACSEE Conference, Ramada Osaka (2-5 June), Osaka, Japan, 2011
  • “Environmental Regionalism in Southeast Asia: Green Encounter of the ASEAN Community”
    WISC-Third Global International Studies Conference, University of Porto (17-20 August), Porto, Portugal, 2011
  • “Rage of Environmental Regionalism in East Asia: Japan’s Prospective Regional-Economic Partnership Agreements”
    13th International Conference of EAJS, Tallinn University (24-28 August), Tallinn, Estonia, 2011
  • “Regional Environmental Cooperation from the Perspective of International Relations: Functional Cooperation for Environment”
    2nd ASPOS Conference, Doshisha University (18-19 September), Kyoto, Japan, 2011
  • “Regional Trade Agreements in East Asia: Searching for New Regional Mechanisms for Environmental Issues”
    Seventh Pan-European Conference on International Relations, Stockhom City Conference Center (9-10 September), Stockholm, Sweden, 2010
  • “Women Researchers in Japan’s Integrated Environmental Studies” (Turkish)
    International Symposim on Women’s Education in Turkey and Japan for Social Development, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University (6-7 October), Çanakkale, Turkey, 2010
  • “Environment Aspect of Free Trade Agreements in East Asia: Any Hope for Potential China-Japan-Korea Free Trade Agreement?”
    International Conference on Social Sciences, Pine Bay Resort (8-9 October), İzmir, Turkey, 2010
  • “ ‘Reginalisation Networks’ of Japan in East Asia: From the Experience of Japan’s Economic Partnership Agreements”
    50th ISA-International Studies Association Convention, Marriot Marquis Hotel (15-18 February), New York, USA, 2009
  • “Governance of Regional Labour Migration in Southeast Asia: ASEAN Free Trade Area”
    ICAS6, International Institute for Asian Studies and Chungnam National University (6-9 August), Daejeon, South Korea, 2009
  • “Regionalism in East Asia: A New Path for Japan as a Hegemonic Pretender?”
    Seventh METU Conference on International Relations, METU (18-20 June), Ankara, Turkey, 2008
  • “Preferetial Trade Agreements of Japan: Implications for Japan-East Asia Economic Relations”
    11th Asian Studies Conference Japan, Meiji Gakuin University (23-24 June), Tokyo, Japan, 2007
  • “Political Economic Evaluation of Japan’s Economic Partnership Agreements”
    Inaugural Conference of JSA-ASEAN, NUS (12-14 October), Singapore, 2006
  • “Chinese and Japanese Economic Attitudes towards ASEAN”
    ICAS4, International Institute for Asian Studies and Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, Shanghai Exhibition Center (20-24 August), Shanghai, China, 2005
  • “Changing Perception of Japan towards the Bilateral Trade Agreements in Southeast Asia”
    15th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, ANU (29 June-2 July), Canberra, Australia, 2004
  • “ ‘Decline’ Paradigm of the Silk Road”
    I. International Silk Road Symposium, Sheraton Hotel (25-27 June), Tbilisi, Georgia, 2003
  • “Transformation of Chinese Foreign Policy”
    First METU International Conference on International Relations, Middle East Technical Univestiy (3-5 July), Ankara, Turkey, 2002

Works

  • Newsletter (Japanese) 2011, “2010 Activities of EPM Study Meeting”, RIHN Humanity and Nature Newsletter 31: 18-19.
  • Newsletter (General editor, 2011-2013). RIHN News 1 (2011 Oct), 2 (2012 Feb), 3 (2012 Apr), 4 (2012 Jul), 5 (2012 Oct), 6 (2013 Jan).
  • (Newsletter) 2012, "Activities of EPM Study Meeting in 2011 Academic Year”, RIHN Humanity and Nature Newsletter 36: 10-11.
  • (Newsletter) 2013, "Constructing Environmental Studies based on Region and Social Sciences”, RIHN Humanity and Nature Newsletter 43: 10.

Research Grants & Projects

  • Development and trade in egionalism
  • Regional economic cooperation in Asia-Pacific
  • Regional economic cooperation and regional environmental governance in East Asia

Social Contribution

  • (Program guest) NHK Chikyu Agora, “Turkey and Japan Relations”, NHK (7 November), Tokyo, Japan. (Japanese), 2010

Mass Media Activities

  • Internet, http://www.orsam.org.tr/tr/SuKaynaklari/uzmangorusugoster.aspx?ID=518, (Interview) ORSAM Expert Opinion, May 2012
  • Internet, Comment, BBC Turkish Radio 18:00 News, Sep. 2009