Ömer Faruk Örsün

Visiting Lecturer of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: MA University of Essex; PhD Koç University; Postdoc Harvard University

Research Areas: International Security; Machine Learning


Ömer F. Örsün (Phd, 2015, Koç University) is a Visiting Lecturer of Political Science at New York University Abu Dhabi. Before New York University, he held pre-doctoral (2013-2014) and postdoctoral fellowships (2016-2017) at Harvard University Department of Government and Harvard Institute of Quantitative Social Science. He was also an Assistant Professor of International Politics (2016-2019) at Istanbul University, where he taught empirical and theoretical models in international relations.

His research interests include international security, game theory, and machine learning. His recent research appeared in International Interactions, Democratization, Oxford Research Encyclopedia as various book chapters.

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