Professor Ilgu Ozler receives Fulbright award to teach and research in Spain

Professor Ilgu Ozler of the Department of Political Science & International Relations has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award for a spring 2022 teaching opportunity at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in Spain.

Ozler is teaching courses on “Issues in International Politics Today” and “The United States of America as a Global Power.”

The Fulbright experience is also supporting Ozler’s research on the role of civil society organizations as they relate to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are used at SUNY New Paltz and at organizations around the world as a framework for planning, management and community building.

More information about New Paltz’s Department of Political Science & International Relations is available here.


About the Fulbright Program

The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program and is supported by the people of the United States and partner countries around the world. Since 1946, the Fulbright Program has provided more than 400,000 participants from over 160 countries the opportunity to study, teach, conduct research, exchange ideas, and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.