Melis Baş is a senior lecturer at the University of Amsterdam.
She was a PhD candidate in the Philosophy Department of University of Twente. Her project is focused on understanding Social Media as a “ground for politics” inspired by Hannah Arendt’s political Theory.
Melis studied international relations, political philosophy and philosophy of science, technology and society. Her political background enables her to make connections with the continental philosophy of technology and current political situations in the world.