Dr. Çağdaş Dedeoğlu currently teaches social science and humanities courses at Yorkville University in Toronto, ON (Canada). He is the founder of The Posthuman Lab and the founding co-editor of the Journal of Posthumanism. He also an affiliated researcher at the Digital Life Institute’s AI Implications Cluster hosted by Ontario Tech University, Brock University’s Posthumanism Research Institute, and the US-based Center for Critical Research on Religion. Previously, he worked as an assistant professor of political science in Istanbul, Turkey, as well as a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Florida’s Department of Religion.
He specialized in security, religion, and technology with an emphasis on ecological transformation. He serves as an associate editor for “SDGs in Africa and the Middle East Region” that will be published within the Springer Major Reference Works Series, “Implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals – Regional Perspectives”. He has been involved with grassroots ecological movements, as well as research organizations including the Political Ecology Network, Middle Eastern Studies Association, International Society for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, the International Research Network for the Study of Science & Belief in Society, and the European Society for Environmental History.