Dr. Metin Koca
Metin Koca joined the PRIME Youth project as a full-time postdoctoral researcher in November 2020. Koca received his Ph.D. in Social and Political Sciences from the European University Institute, Italy, in January 2020. He is interested in the study of cultural change and reproduction, as well as the politics of tolerance, recognition, and difference. Koca completed his undergraduate degree at Bilkent University (2012) as the first ranking student in the Faculty of Economics, Administrative and Social Sciences. Later, as a Jean Monnet Scholar in “Justice, Freedom and Security”, he earned a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science (2013). Koca conducted part of his Ph.D. research as a visiting scholar in the Department of Sociology at the University of California, Berkeley (2016-2017).