Share twitter instagram facebook LinkedIn youtube

To improve our website we use google Analytics.

Our privacy statement and the privacy statement of google analytics apply.

Prof Dr Funda Tekin
Director

Funda Tekin is director at the IEP and Honorary Professor at the Universität Tübingen.

Experiences

  • PhD, from the Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Cologne
  • Deputy Director, Centre for Turkey and EU Studies (CETEUS) at University of Cologne (2016-2018)
  • Projectdirector of the following research projects: FEUTURE - The Future of EU-Turkey Relations: Mapping Dynamics and Testing Scenarios (H2020, 2016-2019); VIADUCT – Enhancing Visibility of the Academic Dialogue on EU-Turkey Cooperation (Jean Monnet Netzwerk, 2017-2020); TRIANGLE – Blickwechsel in EU/German-Turkish Relations Beyond Conflicts. Towards a Unique Partnership for a Contemporary Turkey? (Stiftung Mercator, 2017-2020).
  • Head of two work packages in the H2020 project "EU IDEA" on "Narratives on European constitutionalism and identity" and "National preferences on EU" (2019-2022)
  • Flying Faculty at the German-Turkish University (WS 2019/2020)
  • 2023 Mercator-IPC Senior Fellow
  • Honorary Professor of the Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Memberships

  • German-French working group of experts on EU institutional reforms
  • Editor of the quarterly journal "integration"
  • Co-editor „Europa von A bis Z. Taschenbuch der europäischen Integration“ (Springer)
  • Co-editor of the series "Turkey and European Union Studies" (Nomos)
  • Board of the Europäische Bewegung Deutschland e.V. (EBD)
  • Board of the Trans European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA)
  • Executive Committee Europa Union Deutschland (EUD; co-opted)
  • EU-Turkey Bridge – A Standing Group on EU-Turkey Relations
  • Academic Council of the Arbeitsstelle europäische Jugendpolitik am Deutschen Jugendinstitut
  • Coelner Monnet Vereinigung für EU Studien e.V. (COMOS)
  • Member of the Executive Board and Treasurer of the Arbeitskreis Europäische Integration (AEI)

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Turkish

Projects

Publications

June 2024
European elections: IEP colleagues in the media
25/06/2024
May 2024
InvigoratEU from A to Z: Key concepts and terminology
22/05/2024
Lunch debate: Young visions for Europe
21/05/2024
20 years of eastward enlargement - a landmark anniversary
01/05/2024
April 2024
Lunch debate: Reforming amid protests – How should the EU’s future Common Agricultural Policy address enlargement and climate change?
30/04/2024
4th German-Ukrainian Breakfast Debate
25/04/2024
RESILIO in Berlin: Testing resilience. The rule of law after the EP elections
25/04/2024
March 2024
RESILIO in Brussels - Rule of law in EU27: turning crisis into opportunity
14/03/2024
Future Europe: InvigoratEU Kick-Off Conference in Tbilisi
11/03/2024
RESILIO-Study: What makes the rule of law resilient? Evidence from EU27
07/03/2024
February 2024 January 2024 December 2023
Germany’s European Policy Under Review
19/12/2023
Lunch Debate: Strategic stepping stones and stumbling blocks on the road to EU enlargement
14/12/2023
Lunch debate: The MFF under scrutiny: Cohesion policy in an enlarging European Union
08/12/2023
Public Panel Discussion: Jointly Strengthening Europe: Germany and Italy in Times of Global Challenges
05/12/2023
November 2023
The RESILIO Monitor
28/11/2023
October 2023
15th Annual Conference of the German-Nordic-Baltic Forum
12/10/2023
September 2023
The European Union in an Age of Geopolitical Rivalries: Political Developments and Policy Responses
28/09/2023
Pictures IEP Annual Conference 2023
28/09/2023
July 2023 February 2023 December 2022 November 2022
Taking Stock: One Year Global Gateway Strategy
24/11/2022
RESILIO model in a nutshell 
16/11/2022
October 2022
Ukraine’s recovery: Signals after the International Expert Conference in Berlin
26/10/2022
14th Annual Conference of the German-Nordic-Baltic Forum
13/10/2022
September 2022
The Future of Europe: Questions, Concepts and Actors
29/09/2022
Pictures IEP Annual Conference 2022
29/09/2022
Europe's illiberal challenge: Value preferences and strategic populism in Central and Eastern Europe
13/09/2022
July 2022 April 2022 February 2022 January 2022 December 2021
Networking Lab: Together against disinformation
09/12/2021
November 2021
Anti-disinformation training for young Moldovans
18/11/2021
October 2021 September 2021
EU integration at a crossroads: The future of the EU and German European policy
30/09/2021
June 2021 April 2021
Disoriented on the world stage? The EU's foreign policy between China, Russia and the USA
21/04/2021
March 2021
EU-Turkey relations following the European Council: Can a positive agenda work?
30/03/2021
December 2020 November 2020 October 2020 June 2020
German pre-presidency conference: Shaping the future of Europe
25/06/2020
May 2020