Assist. Prof. Dr. Özgür Avcı

Özgür Avcı, who has a PhD in urban studies, is with the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at the Middle East Technical University (METU). The undergraduate and graduate courses he offers in this department focus, at differing levels of depth, on the philosophy of science, social science methodologies, and qualitative and quantitative tools and techniques of research used in the fields of political science and public administration. He also teaches graduate-level courses in the Media and Cultural Studies Program at METU on the theories of cinema and the new media technologies. His research interests fall within cultural, media and communication studies.

Introduction to Discourse Analysis