College of Urban and Public Affairs, 2nd Floor Gallery, 506 SW Mill Street
- Dr. Birol Yesilada, Professor of Political Science and International Studies, Endowed Chair of Contemporary Turkish Studies, Director of the Center for Turkish Studies
- Dr. James Grehan, Associate Professor of History, Director of the Middle East Studies Center
- Dr. Pelin Basci, Associate Professor of Turkish Language and Literature, Associate Chair of the Department of World Languages and Literatures
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Organized by the Hatfield School of Government, Center for Turkish Studies. Co-sponsored by the Office of International Affairs, Middle East Studies Center
The Center for Turkish Studies is located in the Mark O. Hatfield School of Government and provides academic coordination for the Contemporary Turkish Studies Program at Portland State University and serves as the main venue for institutional collaboration with universities in Turkey.
The Middle East Studies Center at Portland State University promotes understanding of the people, cultures, languages and religions of the Middle East. As a National Resource Center for Middle East Studies under the U.S. Department of Education's Title VI program, the Center serves as a resource on issues pertaining to the Middle East through activities that reach students and scholars, as well as businesses, educators, and the media. The Middle East Studies Center supports academic conferences, workshops, cultural events, lectures, and a resource library.