Janroj Keles

Senior Research Fellow

Department of Politics and Law

Middlesex University Law School

International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Ethnicity and Nationalism, Media, identity and Representation, Diaspora and International Relations, Migration, Sociology of Work

Janroj Yilmaz Keles is a joint editor of the journal Work, Employment and Society, a Senior Research Fellow in Politics at Middlesex University Law School and a Visiting Fellow at London School of Economics (LSE), researching on peace and conflict, gender, political violence, ethnicity and nationalism, statelessness, migration, diasporas and international relations, social movements and media and political communication. He is also module leader of International Politics of the Middle East and North Africa. Keles has extensive experience of international education. He studied in Turkey, German and United Kingdom. He received his PhD in Sociology and Communications from Brunel University. His PhD thesis, entitled "Media, Diaspora and Conflict: Nationalism and Identity amongst Kurdish amore...

2019 Postgraduate Certificate in Learning & Teaching in Higher Education, Middlesex University 2011 Ph.D. Department of Sociology and Communications at Brunel University, London ( Title of thesis: Media, Diaspora and Conflict) 2000 Sociology, Berlin University of Technology (Foundation Studies) Berlin, Germany. 1995 B.A. in Film and Television, Faculty of Communication, Radio, Television and Film, University of Istanbul- Turkey

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  1. Bezwan, Naif and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2021) Playing politics with the plight of refugees. How the EU went into Erdogan’s political receivership. The Commentaries, 1 (1) . pp. 9-15. ISSN 2754-8791 [Article] (doi:10.33182/tc.v1i1.1991)
  2. Drakopoulou Dodd, Sarah and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2015) Expanding the networks of disadvantaged entrepreneurs. OECD. [Other]
  3. Hammer, Anita, Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 and Olsen, Wendy (2022) Working Lives in India: current insights and future directions. Work, Employment and Society . ISSN 0950-0170 [Article] (Accepted/In press)
  4. Bezwan, Naif and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2022) Displacement, diaspora, and statelessness: framing the Kurdish case. In: Displacement, Belonging, and Migrant Agency in the Face of Power. Mayer, Tamar and Tran, Trinh, eds. Routledge, London. ISBN 9780367772932, e-ISBN 9781003170686. [Book Section] (Accepted/In press) (doi:10.4324/9781003170686-16)
  5. Vassilopoulou, Joana, Ozbilgin, Mustafa, Groutsis, Dimitria and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2022) Populism as new wine in old bottles in the context of Germany: 'symbolic violence' as collective habitus that devalues the human capital of Turks. Societies, 12 (2) , 45. pp. 1-16. ISSN 2075-4698 [Article] (doi:10.3390/soc12020045)
  6. McKay, Sonia, Jefferys, Steve, Paraksevopoulou, Anna and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2012) Study on precarious work and social rights. Project Report. European Commission. . [Monograph]
  7. Cotton, Elizabeth, Beauregard, T. Alexandra and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2021) Gender equalities: what lies ahead. Work, Employment and Society, 35 (4) . pp. 615-620. ISSN 0950-0170. [Journal Guest Editorial] (doi:10.1177/09500170211034659)
  8. D’Angelo, Alessio, Kofman, Eleonore ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3439-2017 and Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2020) Migrants at work: perspectives, perceptions and new connections. Work, Employment and Society, 34 (5) . pp. 745-748. ISSN 0950-0170. [Journal Guest Editorial] (doi:10.1177/0950017020946571)
  9. Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2018) Kurdistan-Iraq between hope and uncertainty. Chartist - bi-monthly political magazine, London, UK. [Other]
  10. Keles, Janroj Yilmaz ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3525-9760 (2014) The politics of religious and the ethnic identity among Kurdish Alevis at homeland and in diaspora. In: Religious minorities in Kurdistan: beyond the mainstream. Omarkhali, Khanna, ed. Harrassowitz, Harrassowitz, Wiesbaden, Germany, pp. 173-227. ISBN 9783447101257. [Book Section]