Dr. Firat Erdogmus

Academic Career

2018 – : Research Fellow at the Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut Essen

2018 – : Lecturer at University of Duisburg-Essen

2017 : PhD Degree obtained from Bahcesehir University in Media and Cinema Studies

2015 – 2016: Research Fellow at City University of New York, Queens College

2013 – 2017: Lecturer at Bahcesehir University, Department of New Media

2009 : MA Degree obtained from Bogazici University in Contemporary Turkish History

2009 – 2013: Teaching and Research Assistant at Bahcesehir University, Faculty of Communication

2007 : BA Degree obtained from Bogazici University in Economics

2005 – 2007 : Undergraduate Teaching Assistant at Bogazici University, Department of Economics


Research Interests

Cultural Anthropology, Digital Humanities, Political Participation, Sociology of Communication, Technology Studies, Social Movements,


Publications

“Networked Resistance as Hybrid Third Place: A Cyber-ethnography on Digital and Actual Facades” (PhD Thesis submitted to Boğaziçi University ATA Institute, 2017)

“Attachment to Mobile Phones Across Social Contexts” in ‚Encyclopedia of Mobile Phone Behavior’ (Yan, Zheng, ed. IGI Global, 2015)

“Conceptualizing Online Environments as Third Places: An Analysis on Second Life and Facebook” (Master of Arts Thesis submitted to Boğaziçi University ATA Institute, 2009)