Ulku Baturoglu Balci

Office: Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research, Ivy Lodge, 63 Gibson Street, Glasgow, G12 8LR

Email: u.baturoglu-balci.1@research.gla.ac.uk

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Research title: Constituting Violence: Women's Experiences of Gender-Based Violence in Rural Scotland

Research Summary

Research Interests
  • Gender-based violence
  • Rural areas
  • Feminist theory
  • Qualitative research

Publications

Baturoğlu, Ü., and Çöllü, N. (2018) Reproduction and Idealization of Intensive Mothering: Blogger Mothers Example in Turkey. In L. Aydemir, ed. Migration, Politics, Violence and Women’s Studies. Hamburg: Verlag Dr. Kovac, pp. 489-500.

Grants

The Republic of Turkey Ministry of National Education, Postgraduate Research Scholarship

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), 2018 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey, Postgraduate Scholarship

Conference

From Marx to Feminist Standpoint Theory: Epistemological Inquiry of Knowledge and Politics. Turkish Social Sciences Association, 15th National Social Sciences Conference, Ankara, Turkey, 29th November-1th December 2017.

Reproduction and Idealization of Intensive Mothering: Blogger Mothers Example in Turkey. International Berlin Conference of Social Science and Humanities, Berlin, Germany, 18-21th May 2017.

Teaching

Graduate Teaching Assistant (Sep - Jan 2021-2022) in Sociology Level 2.

Additional Information

Previous Related Work Experience

Project Assistant (04.2018- 04.2019) - Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies, 2018 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey (T-DHS).

Field Supervisor (10.2018-12.2018) - Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies, 2018 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey (T-DHS).

Team Member (25.11.2016-10.12.2016) - UN Women, 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, Ankara, Turkey.

Volunteer Work (09.2015-10.2015) - Flying Broom Women’s Communication and Research Association, Ankara, Turkey.

Volunteer Work (10.2013-12.2014) - We Will Stop Femicide Platform, Ankara, Turkey.

 

Education

MS in Gender and Women's Studies, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

Thesis Title: Petty Commodity Production in Agriculture Cannot Survive Without Women’s Labour: From the Standpoint of Rural Women’s Life Experiences in Turkey.

BS in Sociology (Honour Degree), Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

 

Current Affiliations

Member of the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research

Co-Coordinator of the University of Glasgow Gender-Based Violence Research Forum

Steering Committee Member of the Violence Against Women and Girls Research Network

Member of the International Society for the Study of Rural Crime

Member of European Society of Criminology, Working Group on Rural Criminology (ERC)

Member of BSA Violence Against Women Study Group

Member of BSC Women, Crime and Criminal Justice Network (WCCJ)

Member of the European Network on Gender and Violence