Huseyin Bagci


Professor at the Department of International Relations of Middle East Technical Universtiy (METU) in Ankara-Turkey and the Chair of the department since October 2011.


In 1998, he received his Ph. D. in Political Science from the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University in Bonn.


Prof. Bağcı is a member of IISS in London and Center for European Policy Studies (CEPS), Brussels, Belgium. He is also Deputy Director of Foreign Policy Institute in Ankara. He was guest researcher at the German Society for Foreign Affairs (DGAP) in Bonn, and Senior Fellow at the Center for European Integration Studies (ZEI) in Bonn and at the Landesverteidigungsakademie und Militarwissenshaftliches Büro des Bundesministeriums für Landesverteidigung in Vienna.


He has published several books and large number of articles on Turkish Foreign Policy and Turkish-German relations.


Prof. Bağcı has been visiting Professor at the University of Bonn as (Anna Maria Schimmel Professor) 2007, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, 2007 (Italy), University of Lublin, 2008 (Poland), Humboldt university Berlin, 2010-2011 (Germany) and Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, since 2013 (Portugal).


Prof. Bağcı is a famous TV and Radio commentator in Turkey, and widely quoted also by international press.