- Affiliate Teaching Professor, Loyola University Maryland 2022 - Present
- Visiting Research Fellow, Brown University 2021-2022
- Ph.D. 2022 Syracuse University, Political Science
- M.A. 2015 Georgetown University, Government
- B.A. 2013 Middle East Technical University, Philosophy
- B.S. 2011 Middle East Technical University, Political Science
Ugur Altundal is an Affiliate Teaching Professor in the Department of Political Science at Loyola University Maryland. He earned his Ph.D. in Political Science from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University and M.A. in Government from Georgetown University. Prior to Loyola University Maryland, he was a research fellow at Brown University. His research expertise includes contemporary political theory, democratic theory, citizenship, migration, and borders.
- “The Open Borders Debate, Migration-as-Settlement, and Travel,” Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy (2022) DOI: 10.1080/13698230.2022.2040202.
- “Democratic Citizenship,” Oxford Bibliographies Online: Political Science. Ed. L. Sandy Maisel. New York: Oxford University Press (2020) (with Rick Valelly).
- "The Individual in Political Liberalism: A Critical Perspective,” Journal of Individual and Society. Vol. 7, No. 13 (Spring 2017): 59-78. (In Turkish, with Mehmet Kocaoğlu).
- “Regime Change within Defective Democracies: Turkey in the Early 1990s and 2010s,” Journal of Democracy and Society, 2016, Vol 13., no 1.
- “Review of Nazli Avdan’s Visas and Walls: Border Security in the Age of Terrorism,” Political Science Quarterly, Vol.135 No.3 (Fall 2020): 536-538.