Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania & Research Director, SETA Washington DC,
Kılıç Buğra Kanat is a Senior Fellow at TRT World Research Centre and the Research Director at the SETA Foundation, Washington, DC. He is also a Professor of Political Science at Penn State University, Erie, Pennsylvania. Kılıç Buğra Kanat was awarded the Outstanding Research Award and Council of Fellows Faculty Research Award at Penn State. He is the author of ‘A Tale of Four Augusts: Obama’s Syria Policy’ (2015). He is co-editor of the edited volumes ‘History, Politics and Foreign Policy in Turkey’ (2011) and is a columnist.