Sehrazat G. Mart
Peace Studies & Sociology
Sehrazat G. Mart (peace studies and sociology) is a Doctoral Student Affiliate of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and a Dissertation Fellow at the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts (ISLA).
Her research focuses on identifying political and cultural factors that empower people against authoritarian regimes. She previously studied when and how public officials in Turkey consider the demands of marginalized communities in urban transformation projects implemented under authoritarian conditions. Currently, she examines how various historical and contemporary influences shape the strategic and moral decision-making of young activists in anti-authoritarian struggle through the case of a recent movement in Turkey.
She holds an M.A. in Sociology from the University of Notre Dame and B.A. degrees in Sociology and Political Science & International Relations from Bogazici University in Turkey. She was a 2018-19 Mullen Family Fellow.