Dr Zeynep Kaya

“TR/GR Relationships and USA”

‘Regime Change in Turkey: Kurdish Politics and Foreign Policy’

‘Changing Kurdish Dynamics in the Middle East’

Zeynep Kaya is a Lecturer in International Development, Department of Social and Policy Studies, University of Bath. Her research looks at the international politics of the Middle East with a focus on Kurdish politics, gender and conflict

Her book Mapping Kurdistan: Territory, Self-Determination and Nationalism was published in 2020 by the Cambridge University Press and she has also published journal articles, research papers, reports and blogs on Kurdish politics, democracy in Turkey, gender politics in Iraq, Yezidis and displacement in the Middle East.
Co-editor of Kurdish Book Series at I.B Tauris
Visiting Fellow at the LSE Middle East Center
Academic Associate at Pembroke College, University of Cambridge