Ayşecan Terzioğlu is an assistant professor at Sabancı University, Cultural Studies Program. She also taught at Koç University, Faculty of Health Sciences and Galatasaray University, Department of Sociology. She completed her Ph.D. at the City University of New York, the Graduate Center, Department of Anthropology following her B.A. and M.A. at Boğaziçi University, Department of Sociology. Her research and teaching interests include globalization and health inequalities, biopolitics, illness narratives, body and gender and anthropology of the Middle East. She has several articles and two edited books on these topics, including “The Making of Neoliberal Turkey” (with Cenk Özbay, Maral Erol, Ziya Umut Türem, Ashgate 2016).