Associate Professor, Ankara Social Sciences University,
Gürol Baba has a BA from Marmara University’s Department of Political Science and International Relations. He holds an MA from the Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey, Graduate School of Social Sciences, and MPhil and Ph.D. degrees from the Australian National University, Canberra at the Research School of Humanities. He is currently an associate professor at the Social Sciences University of Ankara, Political Science Faculty, Department of International Relations. Dr Baba’s research areas include middle powers in international politics, Australian foreign/defence policies, Asia-Pacific regional affairs, Australian-American relations, Turkish foreign/defence Policies, Turkish-American relations and the political background of the 1915 Gallipoli campaign.