Duygu Ula successfully defended her dissertation, “Towards a Local Queer Aesthetics: Queer Cultural Productions from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Turkey,” in February 2019. The dissertation committee was chaired by Tatjana Aleksic and Frieda Ekotto, and included Kader Konuk and Caryl Flinn.

Dr. Ula has accepted the three-year position of Postdoctoral Fellow in the First Year Writing Program at Barnard College.