A project in which the Sabancı University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is a partner is to receive funding from the Horizon2020 Program.
The Sabancı University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences has received funding for 8 Horizon2020 projects so far, becoming the most successful Turkish institution in its field.
A project in which Sabancı University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Dean and Faculty Member Professor Meltem Müftüler-Baç won funding in the last call of the Horizon2020 Program's Social Sciences and Humanities area. The "ENGAGE- Ensuring Good Global Governance for the European Union" project is designed to support the European Commission's objective to achieve a more influential and unified European foreign policy around the world. The project is coordinated by Spain-based ESADE and has 13 partners from 10 countries. The Sabancı University research team consists of Professor Meltem Müftüler-Baç, Professor Senem Aydın-Düzgit, and Dr. Ezgi Uzun.
Professor Meltem Müftüler-Baç is also a consortium partner to the Migration Governance and Asylum Crises (MAGYC) and Integrating Diversity in the European Union (InDivEU) projects supported within the 2018 call of the Horizon2020 Program's Social Sciences and Humanities area. In addition to her project research partnership and work packet leadership in the two ongoing projects as well as the new ENGAGE project, Professor Müftüler-Baç is a member of the Advisory Board of the Horizon2020 program's FEUTURES (2016-2019) and EU-List (2018-2021) projects.