Elizabeth is a Research Assistant on the Turkey portfolio at ISW. Ms. Teoman received her M.A. in Security Studies from Georgetown University concentrating on terrorism and sub-state violence. Elizabeth graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland with a Bachelors in Cultural Anthropology. Before ISW, Elizabeth was a 2013-2014 Boren Scholar and 2015-2016 Boren Fellow in Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey. Ms. Teoman previously worked as a research assistant at the United States Institute of Peace.