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Merve Tuncer

Title: Doctoral Student School/office: School of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences


Phone: +46 19 303561

Room: F3255

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About Merve Tuncer

Merve is a doctoral student in Sociology at School of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences where she is a part of the research team Work, Family and Intimate Relations. She is also a part of the Newbreed doctoral program (a programme co-funded by the European Comission through the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions and Co-funding of Regional, National and International Programmes) within the thematic area of Ageing from a Societal Perspective.

She completed her master degree in Sociology at Istanbul Bilgi University with a dissertation titled “Urban Ageing and the Right to the City: Experiences of Elderly in Kadiköy” in 2017. She started her PhD at Örebro University in August 2018. Her project focuses on the experiences of older migrant women in Sweden.


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