Assistant Professor, Political Science
Campus Box 0406
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400
(717) 337 -
BA Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey),
PhD University of Missouri–Columbia,
Contemporary Issues in Turkish Politics
Intro International Relations
Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict
Capstone-International Relations SeminarInternt'l Relations & Religion
Yasemin Akbaba was born in Istanbul, Turkey. She received her Ph.D. from University of Missouri- Columbia in August 2006 and started teaching at Gettysburg College in Fall 2006. Her research focuses on mobilization of ethnic and religious groups as well as international conflict (with a specific look at Middle East). She teaches courses on War and Politics, International Relations, Contemporary Issues in Middle East and Ethnic Conflict.