Sociology of Migration
Intergenerational Relations in Immigrant Families
Qualitative Research Methodology
Hande Erdem M.A.
since 2017: Research Associate at the Department of Education and Psychology at Freie Universität Berlin in the “ISOTIS” Project (supported by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020)
2013 – 2016: Master of Arts in Sociology – European Societies, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
2010 – 2013: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Double Major; High Honor Degree), Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey
2008 – 2013: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (High Honor Degree), Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey
02/2012 – 07/2012: Erasmus Exchange Semester at University of Mannheim, Germany
2008 – 2013 Scholarship (full), Student Selection and Placement Centre (OSYM), Turkey
|since 2017||Research Associate at the Department of Education and Psychology at Freie Universität Berlin in the “ISOTIS” Project (Inclusive Education and Social Support to Tackle Inequalities in Society, supported by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020) link to procect page|
|2016||Internship, Survey Research Methods, Project: European Cities Survey: Syrian Refugee Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Panel Study (by University of California Santa Barbara and University of Oxford)|
Qualitative Research Training, Freie Universität Berlin: “My daughter is a bridge to German Society”: Intergenerational Relationships in Immigrant Families - Links to Social Integration and Identity Transference
Student Research Assistant for the project “Young people speak Out: The Contribution of Oral History to Facing the Past, Reconciliation and Democratization in Turkey” (the project was supported by Sabanci University, Stiftung Mercator, Istanbul Policy Center, The Open Society Foundation, Global Dialogue and Heinrich Böll Stiftung) more Information
Internship, Research Assistant: GESIS – Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences, Mannheim, Germany
EUCROSS: The Europeanization of Everyday Life: Cross-Border Practices and Transnational Identities among EU and Third-Country Citizens (supported by European Commission’s 7th Framework Programme) more information
CICOM: Enhancing the Validity of Intercultural Comparative Surveys (supported by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft – DFG) more information
|2011||Student Research Assistant for the project “New Models of Housing Supply and Unjust Spatial Distribution of Social Classes in Istanbul” (the project was supported by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, Project No: 110K061)|
Erdem, H. (2016). Crossing borders – Negotiating identities in transnational spaces: The case of Bulgarian Turks in Germany. In D. Eroğlu, J.H. Cohen, & I. Sirkeci (Eds.), Turkish Migration Selected Papers (pp. 194-201). London: Transnational Press London.
Erdem, H. (2016). From socialist past to European citizens – Crossing borders, negotiating transnational identities: The case of Bulgarian Turks in Germany (Unpublished master’s thesis). Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin.
Erdem, H. (2013). The production and articulation of identities among Turkish immigrants from Bulgaria: The case of Bursa (Unpublished bachelor´s thesis). Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul.
07/2016: “Crossing borders – Negotiating identities in transnational spaces: The case of Bulgarian Turks in Germany” (H. Erdem). Presentation at Turkish Migration Conference, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
05/2013: “The production and articulation of identities among Turkish immigrants from Bulgaria: The case of Bursa” (H. Erdem). Jean Monnet Student Workshop, Jean Monnet Chair of European Politics of Interculturalism, Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey.
05/2011: “The new young subculture in Istanbul: Apaciler” (H. Erdem, G. Sabanci & D. Gülsöken). Istanbul Bilgi University Sociology Students Conference, Istanbul, Turkey.