I received my Ph.D. in Philosophy from
The University of Kansas in May 2022.
I am currently a Part-Time Lecturer for the Philosophy Department at
The Boğaziçi University, İstanbul,
and Middle East Technical University, Ankara.
I will be teaching a course entitled "Philosophy of the Will"
in the Fall 2023 semester that examines the nature of the will and its relationship to human motivation.
Before I was a Visiting Lecturer of Philosophy at
The College of Saint Mary (August 1, 2022 - May 26, 2023).
I studied at various institutions for my undergraduate and Master’s degrees (B.Sc. in Economics with a concentration in Business and Economic Ethics from Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Germany;
B.A. & M.A. in Philosophy from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium).
I primarily work in moral psychology, history of philosophy (especially 19th-century German philosophy), and social & political philosophy, and I am especially interested in questions at their intersection.
I also have strong research interests in the theories of self cognition, political theory, economic systems, and the limiting and enabling aspects of social structures and cultures.