JEFFREY DAVID TURK
Jeffrey David Turk is a Research Fellow at the Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, currently located at the Centre for Sociological Research, KU Leuven. He earned his first doctorate in experimental elementary particle physics at Yale University in 1994. After working as a Physicist at the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN), he earned his MA in Transition Economics at the Central European University in Budapest (1997) and then a DPhil in Contemporary European Studies from the University of Sussex (2003). He specializes in realist research methods in the social sciences with a focus on European policy studies.