Visiting Scholars


PhD Candidate, Department of History, Stanford University; Sessional Lecturer, Department of History, University of British Columbia

Ian Beacock is a historian of modern Europe and Germany. His current research investigates the relationship between emotions and democracy in the Weimar Republic (1918–1933).

Affiliated Faculty, Associate Professor of International Relations, Middle East Technical University

Başak Kale’s research focuses on Turkey-EU relations, EU’s enlargement, Europeanization of migration policies, and Syrian refugee protection and burden sharing.

Master’s Student, International Relations and Sociology, John F. Kennedy Institute at Freie Universität Berlin; Visiting International Research Student at the Institute for European Studies, University of British Columbia

David Bosse’s research examines the influence of transnational environmental advocacy networks on recent Canadian foreign policy. He is interested in international relations theory, Canadian politics, foreign and security policies, international climate politics, interest groups, and norms research.