ADA
School of Public and International Affairs
Umut Ozkaleli

Umut Ozkaleli

Assistant Professor

Sociology

  • Email : uozkaleli[at]ada.edu.az
  • Phone : 141
  • Office : D315

My research interests are gender studies, war memory, and intersectionality. Based on interviews my research explores gender identities in social conflicts.

Courses
  • Introduction to Sociology
Education
  • Ph.D Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
  • MS George Mason University-Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (ICAR) 
  • BA  Gazi University
Joined ADA August, 2016
Publications

Ozkaleli, Umut. 2021. “Agency in multiple temporalities: Being Syrian women, becoming widows and refugees, remaining pious”, Women’s Studies International Forum,Volume 89.(SSCI)

- Umut Ozkaleli & Serap Kanay (2021): Embracing Afro hair, resisting colourism: Black women’s experiences in North Cyprus, Ethnic and Racial Studies.
DOI: 10.1080/01419870.2021.1986631, (SSCI)


Ferit Murat Ozkaleli & Umut Ozkaleli (2021) De-worlding IR theory, Postcolonial Studies.(SSCI)

- Ozkaleli, Umut. 2019. “Resilience and Relationality: Agency of Pious Syrian Refugee Women”, the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Blogpost 

- Ozkaleli, Umut. 2018. “Displaced selves, dislocated emotions and transforming identities: Syrian refugee women reinventing selves”, Women's Studies International Forum, 70: 17-23 (SSCI). 

- Ozkaleli, Umut. 2018. “Intersectionality in Gender Mainstreaming: Equity Organizing in Turkey”, Journal of Women, Politics and Policy, 39 (2): 127-150, (SSCI). 

Ozkaleli, Umut. 2015. “State of the state in their minds: Intersectional framework for women's citizenship in Turkey”, Women’s Studies International Forum, 48: 93-102. (SSCI).

Ozkaleli, Umut & Omur Yilmaz. 2015. “What was My War Like? Deconstructing the Gendered History of War in Cyprus”, International Feminist Journal of Politics, 17(1): 137-156. (SSCI).

Ozkaleli, Umut. 2013. “Dissident Voices: Women, Minority Status and Criticism of the Nationalist Turkish State”, Asian Journal of Women’s Studies (AJWS), 19(3): 42-71. (SSCI).

- Ozkaleli, Umut. 2012. "Annan Planı Öncesinde Kıbrıslı Türklerin Değişen Kimlik Algısı” (Changing Identity perceptions of Turkish Cypriots before the Annan Plan period), in Kıbrıs'ta Kimlik ve Değişim: Post Annan Sürecinde Ada, (Identity and Transformation in Cyprus: The Island in Post-Annan Process) eds. Mehmet Hasgüler ve Murat Ozkaleli. İstanbul: Alfa Press, pp.39-74.

Ozkaleli, Umut. 2011. “Butterflies for Girls, Cars for Boys: Gender in K-12”, Social Change, Journal of the Council for Social Development, 41(4): 567-584


- Orenstein, Mitchell A. and Umut Ozkaleli, 2007. “European Union as a Network Actor in Roma Minority Policy” in The Expansion of NATO and the European Union edited by Hilary Appel. California: The Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies, Claremont McKenna College Monograph Series, Number Eighteen, pp. 31-57.

BOOK REVIEWS  

- Ozkaleli, Umut, 2015. Kıbrıs’ta Türkiyeli Göçmenler by Hatice Kurtulus and Semra Purkis (Immigrant from Turkey in North Cyprus). Turkish Studies,Volume 16, Issue I, 136-138. (SSCI). 

 - Ozkaleli, Umut, 2010. Gender and Development by Janet Henshall Momsen 2004. Kadın/Women 2000, Volume VIII, Issue I, Doğu Akdeniz Üniversitesi Yayınevi.  

 - Ozkaleli, Umut. 2010. Kadın ve Çevre: Kuzey Kıbrıs’ta Sürdürülebilir Kalkınmaya Doğru, DAÜ-KAEM Araştırma Raporu, Lisaniler, F. Güven, Hanife Aliefendioğlu, Pembe Behçetoğulları, Nurten Kara. Kadın/Woman 2000, XI(2). Eastern Mediterranean University Press.