Rabia Karakaya Polat

Visiting Fellow at the Department of Government, University of Essex

I am a professor of politics from Turkey. My research interests span politics of technology including online political participation, digital inequalities, control of the Internet, e-government, technology discourses, technological dimension of civil-military relations, NGOs and the Internet. More recently, I am working on discourses on Syrian refugees in Turkey.

Experience

  • –present
    Visiting Fellow at the Department of Government, University of Essex

Education

  • 2004 
    De Montfort University, Phd in Politics