Dilek Türközü

Email: dtuerkoezue@wsi.uni-kiel.de

Website: https://www.wsi.uni-kiel.de/en/the-team/external-phd-students/dilek-turkozu



Dilek Türközü is a PhD student in the Walther Schücking Institute of International Law at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (Kiel, Germany) since January 2019. She primarly focuses on the areas of the Public international law, EU law and Turkish Law. In particular, her research interests include refugee law, human rights law and humanitarian law In her Ph.D. thesis, she focuses on the concepts of first country of asylum and safe third country aimed to limit the secondary movements of persons in need of protection under the three selected legal systems; namely Public International Law, EU Law and Turkish Law.

Prior to her Ph.D study, she received her Bachelor of Laws degree with the fullscholarship at Cankaya University (Ankara, Turkey) in 2016. Thereafter, in Kiel, she has successfully completed the LL.M Int. Program with Summa cum Laude at the Faculty of Law at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (Kiel, Germany) in 2018. She was also a volunteer student researcher at the Bochum International Humanitarian Law (IHL) Clinic organized by the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict of the Ruhr University Bochum in 2018.


Recent Publications:

Türközü, Dilek. "Two Sides of the Same Coin: Temporary Protection as a Practical but Unsettled Concept." Die Friedens-Warte 92.3-4 (2019): 215-237. DOI: 10.35998/fw-2019-0008



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