Department of International Relations
Department of Philosophy
Telephone: 290 3140
Dr. W. Julian Korab-Karpowicz holds a joint appointment as Assistant Professor at the Depatments of Philosophy and of International Relations.
He has been teaching at Bilkent University since Fall Semester 2000. He received his doctorate in philosophy (D.Phil.)
from the University of Oxford and a masterís degree (Ph.L.) from the Catholic
University of America, Washington, D.C. He primary reserach interests include political philosophy, political ethics, theory
of international relations, and the history of philosophy.
He has published articles on various political and
philosophical themes in such journals as Philosophy Today, Journal of Human Values, Theoria,
Humanitas, Existentia, Dialogue and Humanism, and The Owl of Minerva. His most recent
publications include: "The UN and the Idea of International Security,"
in Transnational Associations, 56 (3) 2004; Knowing Beyond Science: What Can We Know and How Can We Know?,"
in Humanitas, 15 (2) 2003;
"Rethinking Philosophy: A Reflection on Philosophy, Myth, and Science" in
Philosophy Today, 46 (2), 2002, and "Freedom from Hate: Solidarity and the Nonviolent
Political Struggle in Poland" in Journal of Human Values, 8 (1), 2002.