Dr Buğra Süsler

Visiting Fellow, Centre for International Studies (CIS)

Research Assistant, International Relations Department

London School of Economics and Political Science

Houghton Street

London WC2A 2AE


PhD, International Relations, LSE

MSc, Politics and Government in the European Union (Merit), LSE

PGCertHE (Associate), LSE

BSc, Politics (First Class Honours), University of Bristol

High School Diploma, Üsküdar American Academy Istanbul


I'm currently a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for International Studies and a Research Assistant at the Department of International Relations at the LSE.


Previously, I was a guest teacher at the LSE European Institute and an Emirates PhD scholar at the LSE Middle East Centre.


My doctoral research focused on Turkish foreign policy and foreign policy cooperation between Turkey and the EU during the 'Arab Spring'.


My current research deals with emerging powers and global conflicts. My research interests include Turkish foreign policy, the international relations of the EU, international cooperation, and the politics of the Middle East and North Africa.


I am an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) and I have taught the following courses:




University of Cape Town: