University of Amsterdam
EISA Portfolio: EISA President (2023-2025)
Beste İşleyen is Associate Professor in Political Science at the University of Amsterdam. She is co-leader of the 'Europe in the World' theme of Amsterdam Centre for European Studies (ACES) https://aces.uva.nl/research/research-themes/research-themes-lijst/europe-in-the-world.html and also co-convener (with Tasniem Anwar) of the ACES Online Series 'Decolonising Europe': https://aces.uva.nl/content/events/events/2020/06/decolonising-europe.html?origin=104w7cWaSPm%2Bh%2FNR%2FJowcw.
Beste is Associate Editor of International Political Sociology and serves on the editorial advisory board of Environment and Planning D: Society and Space and Mediterranean Politics.
Beste’s research interests lie in International Relations, Critical Security Studies, International Political Sociology and Postcolonial Studies. Her work has appeared in, among others, European Journal of International Relations, International Political Sociology, International Studies Quarterly and Political Geography