Emre Turkut is a PhD candidate at Ghent University, Belgium and a member of the Ghent Rolin-Jaequemyns International Law Institute (GRILI). He is currently a Swedish Institute Fellow at Uppsala University, Sweden. He holds an Master of Laws degree from the University of Kent, UK. His research has been funded by the Swedish Institute, Sweden; the Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions, Israel; the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Sweden; and Ghent University, Belgium. His research covers a variety of fields within the domain of public international law and international human rights law, including derogation from human rights, state of emergency, human rights in the fight against terrorism, self-determination and remedial secession doctrine.
Emre's research project at the Centre for Fundamental Rights:
Human Rights at the Margin: An analysis of Turkey’s post-coup derogation measure (PhD research).