Ça la Aykaç

Ça la Aykaç holds a Ph.D. in sociology from the EHESS. She is currently teaching and pursuing her research as a senior researcher in the Universities of Geneva and Lausanne. She is a signatory of the Petition of the Academicians for Peace in Turkey. Ça la Aykaç’s research focuses on Islam in Europe, contemporary Turkey, social movements and gender issues. She taught political sociology for several years in Turkey before she left the country following her signature of the petition of the Academicians for Peace in January 2016.