Dr. Çiğdem Bozdağ is an assistant professor at the Research Centre for Media and Journalism Studies at the University of Groningen. Bozdağ is at the same time a Marie Sklodowska Curie Fellow in the Faculty of Education at the University of Bremen with her project INCLUDED (2019-2023). Bozdağ previously worked as an assistant professor and head of the New Media department at the Kadir Has University. Between September 2013 and September 2014, she worked as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Mercator - IPC fellowship programme in Istanbul Policy Center of the Sabanci University. Bozdag finished her Ph.D. in Communication and Media studies in January 2013 at the University of Bremen.