Dr Korkmaz is a political scientist and international relations expert and he has been working as an academic at the University Oxford since October 2016. He is teaching at the MSc in Migration Studies, and granted Junior Research Fellowship at St Edmund Hall.
In the 2018-2019 academic year, he was a Departmental Lecturer in Migration and Development at the Department of International Development (ODID). Before the lecturer position, he was a British Academy Newton International Fellow/post-doctoral researcher in the first two years at the same department.
He was awarded my PhD from Istanbul University’s International Relations PhD Programme in June 2016. In the recent years, he is driven by a passion for examining the social and political impact of new digital and frontier technologies on international development.