Shalem College
Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak

Dr. Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak

Ph.D. in Middle Eastern and African History, Tel Aviv University
M.A. in Security Studies, Tel Aviv University


Dr. Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak is a scholar of modern Turkey. He is a researcher at the Jerusalem Institute for Strategic Studies and at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Research at Tel Aviv University, and a lecturer in the Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at Shalem College.

Dr. Cohen Yanarocak received his doctorate from the The Tzvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies at Tel Aviv University, where he is currently a member of faculty. He is the editor of the journal Turkeyscope: Insights on Turkish Affairs, published by the Moshe Dayan Center, and in 2015 was awarded the prestigious Dan David Prize for Macro History scholarship. His fields of interest include contemporary Turkish politics, Turkish foreign policy, social media in Turkey, Turkish textbooks, and Turkish minorities.

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