Merih Erol (Ph.D)

Project Title: Armenian Refugees from Anatolia: Survival, Identity, and Citizenship in Greece (1920-2020)

Fellowship Period: TBA

Merih Erol is currently an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Social Sciences at Özyeğin University in Istanbul. In 2014-2015, she was Onassis Foundation Visiting Faculty in the History Department of Boğazici University. In 2012-2013, she was a Visiting Scholar at Harvard University, The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies. She held postdoctoral fellowships at the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies, Princeton University, and the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin. She is the author of the book Greek Orthodox Music in Ottoman Istanbul: Nation and Community in the Era of Reform, Bloomington & Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2015.