Joanna van Lynden (former staff)
Joanna van Lynden (the Netherlands) joined ESI in January 2010 as a junior analyst. She holds a BA degree in Political Science & International Relations from University College Utrecht. In spring 2008 she did a university exchange at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, which triggered her interest in Turkey. She wrote her Bachelor Thesis on the Nationalist Discourse of the AKP. Prior to joining ESI, she worked as intern at the Turkey Institute, a Dutch NGO that aims at broadening the knowledge of Turkey in the Netherlands.