Dr Aslihan Turan Zara

Dr Aslihan Turan Zara

Department of Political Science and International Studies
Teaching Fellow

Contact details

Address
POLSIS - School of Government
Muirhead Tower
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Aslihan Turan Zara is teaching fellow on Diplomacy and her research area is on English School theory of IR with a focus on humanitarian intervention and Responsibility to Protect concepts.

Qualifications

  • PhD in International Relations, Galatasaray University, 2017
  • LLM in European Law, Sorbonne University, 2008 (awarded with Jean Monnet Scholarship)
  • BSc in International Relations, Galatasaray University, 2002

Biography

Aslihan received her PhD on The English School Framework on the Humanitarian Intervention in 2017 from Galatasaray University.  She taught in different universities in English, French and Turkish as assistant professor.  She was appointed as final year students advisory and coordinator of internship at Okan University.  She joined POLSIS department in November 2019.

Teaching

  • Diplomatic History post-1945 (UG)
  • Diplomatic History in the 20th Century (PG)

Research

Research Interests

  • English School Theory
  • Humanitarian Intervention
  • Responsibility to Protect

Publications

Books

Aslıhan TURAN ZARA, “Le Concept d’Intervention Humanitaire” (The concept of humanitarian intervention), Paris, l’Harmattan, June 2019.

Book Chapters

 Aslıhan TURAN ZARA, « Ethics of the International Society », in International Ethics, Faruk Yalvaç and Mustafa Atatorun, to be published in 2020, in Turkey (in Turkish).

Aslıhan TURAN ZARA , Öner AKGÜL, “Michael W. Doyle”, Barış Etütleri (Peace Studies), der. Erhan Büyükakıncı, İstanbul, Adres Yayınları, May 2018.

Aslıhan TURAN ZARA, Erhan BÜYÜKAKINCI, “Tema Olarak Barış Operasyonları” (Peace Operations), in Barış Etütleri (Peace Studies), ed. Erhan Büyükakıncı, İstanbul, Adres Yayınları, May 2018.

Aslıhan TURAN, “Niccolo Machievelli”, Savaş Kuramları (War Theories), ed. Erhan Büyükakıncı, Adres Yayınları, Ankara, 2015.

Aslıhan TURAN, “Michael Brecher”, Savaş Kuramları (War theories), ed. Erhan Büyükakıncı, Adres Yayınları, Ankara, 2015.

Aslıhan TURAN, “Avrupa Birliği’nin Akdeniz’de Normatif Güç Olma Arayışı ve Arap Uyanışı” (The Quest of the European Union to be a Normative Power in Mediterranean and the Arab Uprising), Avrupa Birliği’nin Dış İlişkileri: Bölgesel Politikalar, Bölgeler ve Uluslararası Aktörler ile İlişkiler (Foreign relations of European Union: Regional Politics, Relations with International Actors), (ed.) Uğur Burç Yıldız, Nobel Publications, Ankara, 2015.