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||Ph.D. Department of Political Science, University of Washington, Sept 2006.
M.A. Economic History, The Ataturk Institute, Bogazici University (Istanbul, Turkey), June 1997.
B.Sc. Economics, Middle East Technical University (Ankara,Turkey), July 1992
|Work Experience :
||2007- Assistant Professor, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey.
2006-2007 Post-doctoral research fellow, Institut Barcelona d`Estudis Internacionals, Barcelona, Spain.
2000-2006 Instructor, University of Washington, The Jackson School of International Studies.
1999-2005 Teaching Assistant, University of Washington, Department of Political Science and Jackson School of International Studies.
2002-2005 Research Assistant, University of Washington, Department of Political Science and Jackson School of International Studies.
2004 Research Fellow, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (Mexico City), Department of International Studies.
2003-2003 Research Fellow, Koç University (Turkey), Department of International Relations.
1996-1998 Research Assistant, Bogazici University (Istanbul, Turkey).
|Areas of Interest :
||International political economy; Comparative political economy of regulation; Market reforms and regionalization; Latin American politics ; EU enlargement and neighborhood.
- Visiting Fellow - Freie University 2012
- Humane Studies Fellowship. - Institute for Humane Studies 2006
- Graduate School Dissertation Writing Grant - University of Washington 2005
- Field Research Grant - Jackson School, University of Washington 2004
- Lindenberg Mobility Grant - University of Washington 2003
- Graduate School Chester Fritz Grant - University of Washington 2002
- Center for Labor Studies Research Grant - University of Washington 2000
- Fulbright Ph.D. Scholarship - Fulbright 1998
||American Political Science Association
International Studies Association
Latin American Studies Association
Middle Eastern Studies Association
|Özel, Işık (2013) "Is it none of their business? Business and democratization, the case of Turkey", Democratization, Vol.20, No.6, 1081-1116 (SSCI)|
|Özel, Işık (2013) "Differential Europe within a nation: Europeanization of regulation across policy areas", Journal of European Public Policy, Vol.20, No.5, 741-759 (SSCI)|
|Özel, Işık (2012) "The politics of de-delegation: regulatory (in)dependence in Turkey", Regulation and Governance, Vol.6, No.1, 119-129 (SSCI)|
|Keyman, Fuat and Ağırdır, Bekir and Aydın Düzgin, Senem and Kemahlıoğlu, Özge and Özel, Işık, Yeni Anayasa'ya doğru: kurumsal reform ve demokrasi kültürünün gelişimi, İstanbul: TÜRKONFED (Türk Girişim ve İş Dünyası Konfederasyonu), December 2015|
|Özel, Işık, State-business alliances and economic development: Turkey, Mexico and North Africa, London and New York: Routledge, August 2014|
|Book Section / Chapter|
|Özel, Işık, "Accountability of the IRAs in Turkey: a cross-sectoral comparison", Accountability and Regulatory Governance: Audiences, Controls and Responsibilities in the Politics of Regulation, Bianculli, Andrea C. and Fernandez-i Marin, Xavier and Jordana, Jacint (eds.), London: Palgrave Macmillan, December 2014|
|Özel, Işık, "Emergent, hybrid and illiberal: The Turkish variety of capitalism", The BRICs and Emerging Economies in Comparative Perspective: Political Economy, Liberalisation and Institutional Change, Becker, Uwe (ed.), London and New York: Routledge, October 2013|
|Özel, Işık, "Karşılaştırmalı ekonomi politik", Karşılaştırmalı Siyaset: Temel Konular ve Yaklaşımlar, Sayarı, Sabri and Dikici Bilgin, Hasret (eds.), İstanbul: Bilgi Üniversitesi , October 2013, 209-235|
|Özel, Işık, "Krize krizlerle hazırlanmak: Meksika ekonomisinde süreklilik ve dönüşüm", Ülke Deneyimleri Işığında: Küresel Kriz ve Yeni Ekonomik Düzen, Şenses, Fikret and Öniş, Ziya and Bakır, Caner (eds.), İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları 2013, 335-360|
|Özel, Işık and Atiyas, İzak, "Regulatory diffusion in Turkey: a cross-sectoral assessment", The Political Economy of Regulation in Turkey, Çetin , Tamer and Oğuz, Fuat (eds.), New York: Springer, January 2011, 51-74|
|Özel, Işık, "Meeting at the market: Turkey and the central and eastern Europe", Transformation in Poland and Southeastern Mediterranean Countries, Zukorwska, Katarzyna (ed.), Poland: Ibidem, November 2010|
|Özel, Işık, "Political islam and islamic capital: The case of Turkey", Religion and Politics in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Challenges to Citizenship, Secularisation and Democracy, Haynes, Jeff (ed.), United Kingdom: Routledge, September 2009|
|Working Paper / Technical Report|
|Özel, Işık, "Meksika ekonomisi ve küresel ekonomideki yeri", October 2014|
SU Öncesi Yayınları:
“Beyond the Orthodox Paradox: The Break-up of State-Business Coalitions in Turkey in the 1980s,” Journal of International Affairs, vol.57, no.1, Fall 2003.
“An Evaluation of the Economic Performance of Turkey in the 1930s based on Late-Ottoman Economy,” New Perspectives on Turkey, vol.23, Fall 2000.
“Turkish Economy, from the Empire to the Republic,” (with Şevket Pamuk) in M. Sönmez, ed., 75 Yilda Paranin Seruveni (The Venture of Money during 75 Years of the Turkish Republic), Istanbul: Turkish Economic and Social History Foundation, 1998.
“The Women’s Movement in the Ottoman Empire during the Young Turk Revolution,” Toplumsal Tarih, vol. 7, no. 39, Istanbul: March 1997.
“Women in the 1930s Istanbul Media: The Implications of State’s Discourse on Women,” Toplumsal Tarih, vol. 6, no. 31, Istanbul: July 1996.