After receiving his initial training in political science (B.A. Bilkent University and M.A. Maastricht University), Oguz Özkan worked in the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) between 2009 and 2019 in various capacities regarding internationalization of R&D. Oguz received his second masters degree in the meantime from the programe titled Studies on Society, Science and Technology at Maastricht University in 2017. Oguz Ozkan has been working as a doctoral researcher at the Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS), Technical University of Munich since May 2019. His dissertation focuses on the political and scientific integration processes in the context of the European research infrastructures.