Department of Political Science


Nuve Yazgan

Nuve Yazgan
Senior Post Graduate Teaching Assistant in Political Science
Email: n.yazgan@ucl.ac.uk

Nuve Yazgan is a PhD candidate at Department of Politics, University of Surrey. She holds undergraduate (2014) and MA degree (2016) in International Relations from Bilkent University. Her master thesis examined political economy of the Greek-Turkish relations.


Nuve`s PhD research examines the Greek and Irish cases of reform implementation during the crisis and austerity. Her research interests include European Politics, Greek Politics, Policy Making and Greek-Turkish Relations.


Academic Publications:

  • 2020: Yazgan, N. Book Review on Panagiotopoulos, D. And Sotiropoulos, D. P. (Ed.). (2020) Political and cultural aspects of Greek exoticism. Cham, Switzerland, Palgrave Pivot, ISBN 978-3-030-19863-3.
  • 2018: Yazgan, N. with Dimitris Tsarouhas, Trade, Non-State Actors and Conflict: Evidence from Greece and Turkey, Cambridge Review of International Affairs.
  • 2015: Yazgan, N. Rethinking the 1999 Turkish-Greek Rapprochement: The Leadership, Earthquake and Civil Society Triad. Uluslararası Hukuk ve Politika (UHP), (43), Autumn.
  • Nuve currently teaches seminars for Policy Making module (POLS0082).
  • Previous teaching experiences include teaching for core undergraduate modules at University of Surrey including modules like “Introduction to Politics”, “Evolution of an Integrated Europe” and “Making Public Policy, Theory and Practice”.