Ceren is a first-year master’s student at CMES. She graduated with honors from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service with a degree in International Political Economy. She subsequently worked at Citi as a banking analyst and at Bridgewater Associates, a macro hedge fund, as a research associate.
At Harvard, she will explore the formal and informal institutions of the Middle East by applying an interdisciplinary set of tools she hopes to obtain during her studies. Ceren speaks Turkish, and is currently learning German and Persian.