Name: Kemal, KIRISCI
Place/date of birth: Bienne, 01/September/1954
Regular address: Department of Political Science
Tel: 90-212-263 1540 x 1518
Fax: 90-212-287 2455
Ph.D. in International Relations, Department of Systems Science, The City University, London, 1986.
M.A. in International Relations, The University of Kent at Canterbury, England, 1979.
B.A. in Finance and Management, Bogazici University, Istanbul, 1976.
Professor of International Relations and Chair, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Bogazici University, Istanbul.
Assistant Editor, Bogazici Journal: Review of Social, Economic and Administrative Studies and Journal of Turkish Studies.
Member of the External Research Advisory Committee of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Fulbright Scholar, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota (March-July 1998)
Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota (Winter Quarter, 1998).
Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Center for Middle Eastern and North Africa Studies, University of Michigan (Fall, 1997 and Winter 1999).
Part-time faculty at the General Staff Armed Forces College, Istanbul (1992-1998).
Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, (March - September 1994).
Assistant Director of the Institute of Social Sciences, Bogazici University, Istanbul, (1992 - 1994).
Assistant Professor of International Relations, Department of Political Science, Bogazici University, Istanbul, (1990 - 1992).
Adjunct Professor of International Relations, Webster University, Geneva, Switzerland, (1983 - 1992).
Assistant Professor of International Relations, International Studies Division, American College of Switzerland, Leysin, Switzerland, (1989 - 1990).
Visiting Professor of International Relations, Webster University, St. Louis, Missouri, (March - June 1988).
Lecturer in International Relations, The City University, London, 1985 to 1986.
International Relations Theory, International Organizations, International Politics of the Middle East, Government and Society in the Middle East, Turkish Foreign Policy, International Affairs since 1648, Introduction to Political Science, and Refugee Studies.
LANGUAGES: Turkish, English, French and some German.
The Political Economy of Regional Cooperation in the Middle East (co-authored with A. Carkoglu and M. Eder, Routledge, London, 1998).
Turkey and the Kurds: An Example of a Trans-State Ethnic Conflict (co-authored with G. Winrow) (Frank Cass, London, 1997).
The PLO and World Politics, (Frances Pinters, London, 1986).
"Turkey: Foreign Policy Making and the Mediterranean" in T. Couloumbis et al. (eds.) The Foreign Policies of the European Union's Mediterranean States and Applicant Countries in the 1990s: A Comparative Analysis (Macmillan, London, 1999).
"Minority/Majority Discourse: The Case of the Kurds in Turkey" in D. Gladney (ed.) Making and Marking Majorities (Standford University Press, Stanford,1998).
Turkey in J. Hampton (ed.) Internally Displaced People: A Global Survey (Global IDP Survey, Earthscan Publications, London, 1998).
Forced migration into, inside and out of Turkey in W. Heller (ed.) Migration und sozioökonomische Transformation in Südosteuropa (Südosteuropa-Gesellschaft, München, 1997).
"Turkey and Economic Integration in the Middle East" in S. A. Salama (ed.) The Middle East Market: Is It The Only Choice? (Al-Ahram, Cairo, 1996) (in Arabic).
"New Patterns of Turkish Foreign Policy Behaviour" in C. Balim et al. (eds.) Turkey: Economic, Political and Foreign Policy Challenges for the 1990s (E. J. Brill, Leiden, 1995).
"Interdependence and Conflict in Afghanistan" in J. Rosenau and H. Tromp (eds.) Interdependence and Conflict in World Politics (Gower Publishing Company, Aldershot, England, 1989).
Asylum in Turkey: Forced migration from the Balkans to Turkey and the case of Kurdish refugees and internally displaced (co-authored with Necmi Sönmez) AWR Bulletin, Vol. 36, No.4, (1998).
Turkey and the United States: Ambivalent Allies Middle East Review of International Affairs (Electronic Journal), Vol. 2, No. 4, December 1998.
Turkish Security and the Middle East Middle East Review of International Affairs (Electronic Journal), Vol. 1, No. 2, July 1997.
Editorial Note: Symposium on International Migration and Turkey Bogazici Journal, Vol. 10, No. 1-2, (1996).
"The Challenges of Terrorism: A Turkish Perspective" Foreign Policy (Ankara), Vol. 20, Nos. 3-4 (1996).
"`Coerced Immigrants': Refugees of Turkish Origins since 1945" International Migration Vol. 34, No. 3 (1996).
"Is Turkey lifting the "geographical limitation"?: The November 1994 Regulation on Asylum in Turkey" International Journal of Refugee Law Vol. 8, No. 3, (1996).
"Refugee vs. State Security: The Case of Operation Provide Comfort" Refuge: Canada's Periodical on Refugees Vol. 15, No. 3, (1996).
"Turkey and the Kurdish Safe-Haven in Northern Iraq" Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Volume 19, No. 3 (1996).
"Turkey in Search of Security in the Middle East: The Economic Dimension" Perceptions (Journal of International Affairs - Ankara), Volume 1, No. 1 (March-May 1996).
"Report on Recent Movements of Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Illegal Immigrants into Turkey" (co-authored with Necmi Sönmez) AWR Bulletin, Vol. 33, No.4, (1995).
"Post Second World War Immigration From Balkan Countries to Turkey" New Perspectives on Turkey, Spring, 12 (1995).
"Provide Comfort or Trouble: Operation Provide Comfort and Turkish Foreign Policy" Turkish Review of Middle East Studies, (1994).
"`Provide Comfort' and Turkey: Decision Making for Refugee Assistance" Low Intensity Conflict and Law Enforcement Vol. 2, No. 2, (Autumn 1993).
"The End of the Cold War and Changes in Turkish Foreign Policy Behavior", Foreign Policy (Ankara), Vol. 17, nos: 3-4, (1993).
"Introduction" and "Kurdish Ethnicity and Turkish Security" in Turkish Security Policy and the "Out of Area" Issue: Implications for NATO (co-authored project submitted to NATO, March 1993).
"Asylum Seekers and Human Rights in Turkey" Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights Vol. 10, No. 4, (1992).
"Refugee Movements and Turkey" International Migration Vol. 29, No. 4, (1991).
"The Legal Status of Asylum Seekers in Turkey: Problems and Prospects" International Journal of Refugee Law Vol. 3, No. 3, (1991).
"The Diplomatic Performance and Status of the Palestine Liberation Organization", Research Report IJA, No. 1, (1988).
Turkey and Its World: Emergence of a Multi-Regional Power co-edited with B. Rubin (forthcoming late 2000, Lynne Reinner).
Turkey and the Middle East in K. Kirisci and B. Rubin (eds.) Turkey and Its World: Emergence of a Multi-Regional Power.
Turkey and the United States in K. Kirisci and B. Rubin (eds.) Turkey and Its World: Emergence of a Multi-Regional Power.
The Kurdish Question and Turkish Foreign Policy in L. Martin (ed.) The Future of Turkish Foreign Policy (being considered by M.I.T press).
Disaggregating Turkish citizenship and immigration practices Middle Eastern Studies (forthcoming).
Turkey and the United States: Ambivalent Allies in T. Keaney and B. Rubin (eds.) Friends of America: U.S. Allies in a Changing World (Frank Cass, London, forthcoming).
"Refugees and Turkey Since 1945" in L. Luciuk and M. Kenzer (eds.) Refugee Atlas Project (forthcoming , 1999).
Ethnicity and Turkish foreign policy (co-authored with M. Sampson) in S. Telhami (ed.) Communcal Identity and Foreign Policy in the Middle East (under consideration by Cornell University Press).
SELECTED RECENT CONFERENCE PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS
Turkish Foreign Policy and the European Union paper presented at the conference on Turkey in the European Union: A Question of Image or Governance? organized by the Center for European Studies (CES), Bogazici University, Istanbul, 3 December 1999.
The enduring rivalry between Greece and Turkey: can demoratic peace break it? Draft paper prepared for the panel on Greece Turkey: Prospects for Cooperation or Confrontation? at the Halki International Seminar on "The Emerging Security Environment in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea" to be held from September 12 - 16, 1999 on the Dodecanese island of Halki.
Geo-strategic allies in a relationship of ambivalence: evaluating American-Turkish relations towards the year 2000 paper presented at the conference on Americas Allies in a Changing World 9-10 November, BESA, Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv.
Turkish foreign policy and the Kurdish problem paper presented at the conference on The Future of Turkish Foreign Policy, October 24-25 October 1998, Harvard University, Center for Middle East Studies.
Report on Turkey: asylum in Turkey, forced migration from the Balkans to Turkey and the case of Kurdish refugees and internally displaced Paper co-prepared with Necmi Sonmez for the 48th Congress of the A.W.R., Gorizia, Italy, 28-30 September 1998.
Ethnicity and Turkish Foreign Policy co-authored with Martin Sampson and presented at the conference on Communal Identity and Foreign Policy in the Middle East, University of Maryland, 11 June 1998.
Turkish-Arab Relations: Current Turkish Policies and Future Prospects paper presented at conference on Turkish Foreign Policy Toward the 21st Century: Policy Implications for the U.S. and the Region, The Washington Institute for Near East Studies, 6-7 April 1998.
Emerging Patterns of Regional Security and Cooperation in the Middle East paper presented at the ISA Annual Convention, 18-22 April 1998, Minneapolis.
Mixing and Unmixing People: Migration, Nation-building, and the Roots of the Kurdish Problem in Turkey presentation to the International Center for Migration, Ethnicity and Citizenship, New School for Social Research, 9 April 1997.
"Democratic Peace and Cooperation in the Middle East: A Preliminary Model for Cooperation Among 'Like-Minded' Countries" Paper prepared for the 31st Annual Meeting of MESA, 22-24 November 1997, San Fransico.
"Constructing Majorities in Turkey: The Making of the 'Mountain Turks'" Presentation to the Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 13 November 1997.
"Causes and Consequences of the Kurdish Problem" Presentation at Seminar XXI on Ethnic Conflict, 3-5 October 1997, Airlie House, Virginia.
Post Gulf War Politics and Prospects of Political Cooperation in the Middle East Paper prepared for the 38th Annual ISA Convention Coping with Insecurity: Threats more than Enemies, Toronto, Canada, 18-22 March 1997.
"Post Cold-War Turkish Security and the Middle East" Paper prepared for the Conference on Israel and Turkey Current Politics and Foreign Policy, Tel Aviv, BESA Center, 14-15 January 1997.
"Forced Migration into, out of and inside Turkey" Paper prepared for the Conference on Migration and Socio-Economic Transformation in South-East Europe, Potsdam, Potsdam University, 18-21 September 1996.
"Migration and security in Turkey" Paper presented for the Conference on Migration and Security in the Black Sea Region, Bogazici University, Istanbul, 13-14 September 1996.
"A Mediterranean Pact of Stability: A Turkish Perspective" Paper prepared for the Conference on Mediterranee: Quelles Propositions pour le Pacte de Stabilite?, Marseille, FMES, 20-22 June 1996.
"The Challenges of Terrorism" Trilateral Colloqium, 20-21 May 1996, BESA, Bar Ilan University, Tel Aviv.
"Turkey in Search of Security in the Middle East: The Economic Dimension" Paper prepared for the Annual Conference of the Middle East Studies Association of North America, Washington D.C., 6-10 December 1995.
"Ethnicity and Civil Society: the case of Kurds in Turkey" paper presented at the Fourth General Assembly of the Helsinki Citizens Assembly, Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 19-22 October 1995.
"Minority and Majority Discourse: the Case of Kurds in Turkey" Paper prepared for the Conference on Configuring Minority/ Majority Discourse: Problematizing Multiculturalism East-West Centre, Honolulu, 11-12 August 1994.
"Provide Comfort or Trouble: Kurdish Ethnicity and Turkish Foreign Policy" paper prepared for the Annual Conference of the Middle East Studies Association of North America, Research Triangle, North Carolina, 11-14 November.
"New Patterns of Turkish Foreign Policy Behaviour" Conference on Change in Modern Turkey: Politics, Economy, and Society Manchester University, England, 4-5 May 1993.
"Iraqi Kurds in Turkey: Decision Making for Refugee Assistance" paper prepared for the Annual Convention of the International Studies, Acapulco, Mexico, 23-27 March 1993.
"Contemporary Turkish Refugee Problems: A research Outline" prepared for European Development Institutes, Working Group on Refugees Geneva, 14-16 February 1991.
"The Dynamics of Protest in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip: an International Political Perspective" paper prepared for the Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, London, 28 March - 4 April 1989.
PUBLICATIONS IN TURKISH
İki Bloklu Sistemde Türkiyenin İzlediği Politika ve Sonuçları in 21 nci Yüzyılın ilk Çeyreğinde Türkiyenin Genel Vizyonu Politikası ve Stratejisi, 07-08 Aralık 1999: Bildiriler, Soru Cevaplar, Katkılar ve Konuşma Metinleri (Harp Akademileri Basım Evi, İstanbul, 2000).
Türkiyeye Yönelik Göç Hareketlerinin Değerlendirilmesi, in Z. Bora (ed.) Bilanço 1923-1998: Türkiye Cumhuriyetinin 75 Yılına Toplu Bakış (Volume 1) (Tarih Vakfı Yayınları, İstanbul, 1999).
"Orta Dogu'da Siyasi Isbirligi ve Ekonomik Bütünlesme: Turkiye'nin Bölgesel Orta ve Uzun Dönem Politika Analizi" co-authored with A. Carkoglu and M. Eder (Report in Turkish prepared for the Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation, Istanbul, 1998)
Kürt Sorunu: Kökeni ve Gecmisi (co-authored with G. Winrow) (Tarih Vakfi, Istanbul, 1997).
Sivil Toplum ve Birey: Helsinki Yurttaslar Derneginin Yerel Yönetimlerde Yurttas Katilimi Projesi Üstüne Düsünceler in Yurtas Katilimi: Sivil Toplum Kuruluslari ve Yerel Yönetimler Arasinda Ortaklik ve Isbirligi (Helsinki Yurttaslar Dernegi, 1997, Istanbul).
"Türkiye ve Kuzey Irak'taki Kürt Güvenli Bölgesi" Avrasya Dosyasi Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring 1996.
"Huzur mu Huzursuzluk mu: Cekic Güc ve Türk Dis Politikasi" in F. Sönmezoglu (ed.) Türk Dis Politikasi'nin Analizi (Der Yayinlari, 1994, Istanbul).
"Uluslararasi Sistemdeki Degismeler ve Türk Dis Politikasinin Yeni Yönelimleri" in F. Sönmezoglu (ed.) (1994).
Bogazici University Alumni Association - "Changing Patterns of Turkish Foreign Policy Behaviour" - 1991-92
NATO Group Research Grants - "Turkish Foreign Policy and the 'Out of Area' Issue: Implications for NATO" - 1991-92 (Group project)
United States Institute of Peace - "Turkey and the Kurds: An Example of a Trans-State Ethnic Conflict" - 1993-95 (Group project)
Bogazici University Research Foundation - "Forced Migration and Turkey" - (1995-96)
The Turkish Social and Economic Studies Foundation - "Political Cooperation and Economic Integration in the Middle East" - 1995-96 (Group project)
International Organization for Migration - "Migration and Security in the Black Sea Region" (Grant to organize an international workshop) - 1996
Fulbright grant "U.S. Foreign Policy and Human Rights: the Case of Turkey" - April - July 1998.