Meryem İlayda Atlas

Board Member, TRT


Meryem İlayda Atlas is a journalist and a board member of the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT), national broadcaster of Turkiye. She was one of the founding editors of Daily Sabah, an international newspaper in English, and worked as the editorial coordinator at the same media outlet and occasionally wrote columns for it. (2014-2022)

She is a graduate of both History and Political Science and is currently a Ph.D. candidate of Political Science at Istanbul University. She is also a visiting lecturer at Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, teaching international relations courses such as Amerikan Foreign Policy and international institutions. Her interest and research areas are particularly foreign policy, the Middle East affairs, women studies, media and media ethics.