Yaşar University | Curriculum Vitae

Lecturer Nathaniel Alexande Davis

School of Foreign Languages / Preparatory Class

Short CV

Nathaniel Alexander Davis is a former Delyte & Dorothy Morris Doctoral Fellow and PhD graduate in History from Southern Illinois University; he completed his PhD in 2017. He completed a Bachelor of Liberal Arts in 2006, Master of Arts in History in 2009. He was a 2012 Turkish FLAS Fellow, a 2012-2013 Boren Fellow, and exchange student at Boğaziçi University from 2012-2013, and conducted research in the Turkish national archives on the language training programs of the Ottoman Foreign Ministry. He completed his doctoral dissertation in May 2017 on the Student Interpreters Corps in the American Foreign Service. He is a US Army veteran and former Language Program manager and speaks Turkish, Serbian, and German, and can read Ottoman Turkish. He moved to Izmir in 2014 to open an EducationUSA advising center for Turkish high school and university students interested in studying in the United States, which continues to serve the Izmir community. Nathaniel is a TEFL- and CELTA-certified ESL teacher with more than fifteen years’ experience in Intensive Language Programs, and language testing.

  • Email nathaniel.davis@yasar.edu.tr  
  • Phone 0232-570 9870  



/ Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Historical Studies
Thesis Name: History from the Middle: The Student Interpreters Corps and Imagined American Economic Imperialism in China, 1902-1941 (2017)
Thesis Advisor: Jonathan Bean
2009 - 2017


/ American Military University
2007 - 2009


/ Excelsior College
2005 - 2006

Academic Titles


2015 -
Non-academic Experience
Amercan Center for Education and Testing Adviser/danışman Sivil Toplum Kuruluşu 2014 2015
TIPPS İngilizce Okutman Ticari (Özel) 2013 2014
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale Delyte and Dorothy Morris Doctoral Fellow Yurtdışı Üniversite 2009 2013


İngilizce (2019-2020)

Weekly Hour : 20

İngilizce (2018-2019)

Weekly Hour : 20

Akademik İngilizce (2017-2018)

Weekly Hour : 20


Üniversite Cad. No: 37-39 Ağaçlı Yol
Bornova / İZMİR