Gülşen Doğan received her bachelor's degree from Boğaziçi University Political Science and International Relations & Sociology departments and graduated from the double major program with high honors. Currently, she is pursuing her master's degree in Political Science and International Relations at Koç University and working as a research assistant. During her undergraduate studies, she worked in various sectors and chaired the Center for European Studies Student Forum (CESSF). Her area of interests are comparative politics of identity (ethnicity, religion, class, etc.), gender studies and politics of intersectionality.