Devrim Sezer is Associate Professor of Political Thought. He was educated at Middle East Technical University, where he received a BS in Economics and an MS in Political Science, and at London School of Economics and Political Science, where he received an MSc in Political Theory. He completed his PhD at Carleton University. His research interests include theories of democracy and republicanism, literature and political thought (with particular emphasis on Greek tragedy), collective responsibility and coming to terms with the past, and genocide/Holocaust and memory studies.
He has published articles in Memory Studies, History of Political Thought, History of European Ideas, Cogito, felsefelogos and Toplum ve Bilim, and contributed chapters to edited books. He has been the co-editor of two books (both in Turkish): Siyasalın Peşinde: Dünyaya Tragedyalarla Bakmak (with Nazile Kalaycı; Metis, 2017) and a Festschrift, Hasan Ünal Nalbantoğlu’na Armağan (with Adile Arslan; İletişim, 2008). He has been a Research Fellow at the Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies (2019).