Emel Elif Tugdar

Dr. Emel Elif Tugdar is currently holds the position of Assistant Professor and Undergraduate Program Coordinator in the Department of Politics and International Relations at University of Kurdistan Hawler. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from West Virginia University (U.S.A.). Her areas of teaching interests include Comparative Politics, International Relations, Comparative Public Policy and Research Methods. Dr. Tugdar's research interests lie mainly in the area of International Politics of Human Rights, and Politics of Ethnicity and Race with a regional focus on Eastern Europe and Middle East. Dr. Tugdar is a member of European Union Studies Association (EUSA).