Prof. Hilmi DEMİR

Academician at Hitit University School of Divinity

Hilmi Demir is a graduate of Ankara University School of Divinity. In 2001, he completed his doctorate in the Kalam branch of Ankara University’s Social Sciences Department. In 2002-2003, he worked at Kyrgyzstan National University. In 2009, he became an associate professor. He currently teaches at the Hitite University School of Divinity and TOBB ETU School of History. Now He is a consultant to the Area Studies program of the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV). He is an expert on radicalization, Salafism, sectarian conflict and ISIS, and has written widely on these topics in national and international outlets.