Murat Ertugrul Pala (Turkey)

February 2016 - February 2017

 Current Visiting Graduate Student Researcher with CCIS.

Pala's current research focuses on Public Attitudes Towards Syrian Refugees in Turkey.  His research examines differing public attitudes of Turkish people towards Syrian refugees.  By identifying the main dynamics in public attitudes toward the rapidly growing refugee population, Pala hopes his research will make a contribution to the efforts seeking stable solutions that can enable a healthy integration to the host-population and social structure.