Research Interests

  • Contemporary Muslim politics: democracy, democratization, and social movements
  • Comparative social and political change in the Muslim world
  • Islamism and its effects on democratization
  • Islamist political parties


  • Yusuf Evirgen. 2019. ‘Political Islam in Tunisia: The History of Ennahda’ Insight Turkey, Vol. 21, No.1, pp. 235-237


  • ‘Understanding post-Islamists’ ‘Othering’: The AK Party Case from 2002 to 2011’, 3rd PLURIEL International Congress: Islam and Otherness, Beirut, Lebanon, 2020. (Postponed)