Umut Pamuk works at Research Turkey, a Turkish think-tank in London, as the Publication Officer. Prior to this position, he worked at Yasar University European Union Center as the EU Project Expert. Umut received his MA in war studies from King’s College London as the Jean Monnet Scholar and his undergraduate degree in international relations from Middle East Technical University in Ankara. Umut has recently won a full PhD scholarship that will allow him to obtain a second PhD in Brazil. Following his PhD, he intends to join the academic team of Ankara University, where he is currently completing his doctoral work. Born and raised in Turkey, Umut has worked at several local and international civil society organizations that focus on democratic governance and youth participation.
Updated May 2015