Dr. Caner Tekin

Curriculum Vitae
  • Since 2021
    Research Associate at the Institute of Social Movements (ISB), Ruhr University Bochum
    Project Title: Geschichte türkischer Einwandererorganisationen im Vergleich. Zusammenspiele zwischen Generationen und Geschlechtern [A Comparative History of Turkisch Immigrant Organisations. Interactions between Generations and Genders].
  • Since 2018
    Assessor under the Chair of History of the Ottoman Empire and Modern Turkey, Ruhr University Bochum
  • Since 2017
    Lecturer at Faculty of History, Ruhr University Bochum
    Course Taught: Contemporary Turkey and Migration
  • 2017 to 2020
    Review editor, H-Nationalism, online-network for studies on nationalis
  • 2017
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Georg-Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research, Brunswick, Germany
    Research Theme: Representations of the Ottoman History in Contemporary Turkish History Curricula
  • 2013 to 2016
    Doctoral Researcher, Faculty of History, Ruhr University Bochum
    Research Theme: Conceptualisations of European Identity in Relation to Turkey
  • 2011 to 2012
    Guest Researcher, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Research Group ‘International Actors and their Discourses’
    Research Theme: Conceptualisations of European Identity in Relation to Turkey
  • 2010 to 2011
    Exchange Student at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom
  • 2008 to 2011
    Teaching Assistant, Izmir University of Economics, Department of International Relations and the European Union, Izmir, Turkey
    Courses Taught and Assisted: Theories of Nationalism, EU - Turkey Relations, Turkish Politics, Balkan Politics, Workshop in International Relations, Workshop in European Politics


Dr. Caner Tekin

Ruhr-University Bochum
Am Bergbaumuseum 31
D-44791 Bochum