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Professor Barkey has released an article regarding the United States' relationship with Turkey after Erdogan's consolidation of power. To view this article, click here.

Also see Professor Barkey's interview here.

International Relations professor Norrin Ripsman is giving a talk at Rutgers University regarding Neoclassical Realist Theory.

Professor Dinissa Duvanova won a 2017 Fulbright scholarship for her upcoming research in Kazakhstan. The Fulbright Program is sponsored by the United States Government as an international educational exchange program at Lehigh. 

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Lehigh Student Wins Distinguished Scholarship

Professor Henri Barkey, of Lehigh University's International Relations Department, was among those accused of plotting a coup in Turkey in July 2016. Barkey, who was in Turkey for a conference at the time of the coup, was suspected of abetting FETO, the Turkish terrorist group allegedly responsible for attempting to overthrow the government.

See: Why is Turkey Accusing Me of Plotting a Coup?