Zeynep Aksoy graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Economics Department of International Relations (1996), and worked as a project manager in international congresses. She received her master’s degree in Public Relations and Publicity at Istanbul University (2009) and PhD dissertation in Public relations and Publicity at Ege University (2013). In 2016 Aksoy conducted her studied at Amsterdam University-Amsterdam School for Regional, Transmational and European Studies as a TUBITAK post-doctoral research fellow. Her research focus is mainly about intercultural communication, migration, cultural identity and interpersonal communication.