Ozgur Ozkan

Ph.D. Candidate (2014 Cohort)
Ozgur Ozkan

Dissertation Project

Cultivating Imperial Patriotism: The Military and Society in the Late Ottoman Empire

Professional Background

The Turkish Armed Forces


Turkish, Greek, Ottoman Turkish, Qualitative Methods



Ozgur Ozkan received his B.S. from the Turkish Military Academy and M.A. in Security Studies from the US Naval Postgraduate School in California. Ozgur’s research is primarily based in States, Markets, and Societies (SMS) foundational field, with a secondary focus on the Peace, Violence, Security (PVS). His work will center on nationalism, ethnic politics, state-society relations, and civil-military relations in the Middle East.


Grants & Fellowship

  • Graduate School Fellowship, University of Washington, 2014-2015.
  • Maurice and Lois Schwartz Fellowship, University of Washington, 2016-2017.

Dissertation Committee

Post Graduation


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