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Due to university and governmental restrictions and guidance in response to the coronavirus outbreak, the Keyman Program is unable to host visitors at this time.

Visiting Scholars

Our visiting scholar program welcomes both young and established scholars and is open to all (US and non-US residents) who have secured independent funding, to teach and pursue research at Northwestern 

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Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Keyman Modern Turkish Studies Program hosts a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in the study of Turkey in a global or a comparative perspective. Scholars whose research addresses transnational social processes, problems or conflicts in connection to contemporary Turkey.


Grants and Funding

Research proposals for individual and group projects are invited in all disciplines of the humanities and social sciences. Applicants may place the proposed work in an interdisciplinary context by explaining its relevance to modern Turkey. Proposals indicating collaboration with Turkish institutions and colleagues will be given priority.

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Students abroad in Istanbul