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Dr. Ahmet S. Akturk

Associate Professor of History (2013).Akturk

B.S., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2004; M.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 2006; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 2013.

Teaching and Research Interests:  Modern Middle East, Islamic Civilization, World History since 1500

Upper-Level Courses:

  • HIST 3532 The Modern Middle East
  • HIST 3250 The Muslim World to Tamerlane
  • HIST 3521 Muslim World from Genghis Khan

Contact Information: 

Department of History
Georgia Southern University
P. O. Box 8054
Statesboro, GA 30460-8054

Office: #2004, Interdisciplinary Academic Building
Tel.: 912-478-5776
Fax: 912-478-0377

Selected Publications: 

Current Research:

  • Kurdish Nationalism and the Bedirkhan Family in the late 19th and early 20th centuries

Last updated: 12/14/2023