Ottoman Economic History, Historiography, Ottoman Social History, History of Economic Thought, Modern South Asian History and Middle Eastern History.
2010-2013: Boğaziçi University Research Fund (BAP-5092), Personal research entitled “Osmanlı’da Tarih Yazımı ve Eğitimi (Ottoman History Writing and Education)”
2008- 2009: Koç University – Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations Senior Fellow, Research Project entitled "Historians,Intellectuals and Academics: History Writing and History Education in the Late Ottoman Empire”
June 2008: ARIT Fellowship, Research project entitled “Writing History in the Late Ottoman Empire: A New Genre?”
2004-2008: Boğaziçi University Research Fund (BAP-04B903), Personal Research entitled “The Making of an Eastern Mediterranean Port-Town: Merchants of Ottoman Mersin.”
2003-2004: Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, (Institute for Advanced Study), Fellow for the project 'New Approaches to the History of Merchant Cities in the Ottoman Empire and its Successor States'
Hist 242 : European History
Hist 321: Late Ottoman History
Hist 586: Seminar in Late Ottoman History: Approaches to Social, Economic, Cultural History and Historiography
Hist 589: Seminar in Late Ottoman History: Economic and Social History of the Ottoman Empire, 1792-1922.
Hist 502: Historiography
Hist 689: Readings in Ottoman Historiography in the Late Empire
Hist 601: Dissertation Proposal Seminar
Cities of the Mediterranean: From the Ottoman Times to the Present. Co-editor. I.B.Tauris, second edition, 2014.
Nomads, Migrants and Cotton in the Eastern Mediterranean: The Making of the Adana-Mersin Region in the Ottoman Empire, 1850-1908. Brill, 2011.
“Protesting Turkey: ‘We are now a Giant Other’: Food for Thought at and on Gezi”, Toplumsal Tarih, October 2013.
“The World of Mehmed Murad: Writing Histoires Universelles in Ottoman Turkish”, in Journal of Ottoman Studies, no 40, Fall 2012.
“Deconstructing Imperial and National Narratives in Turkey and the Arab Middle East” (co-authored with Selçuk Esenbel), in Sven Beckert et al. eds., Global History, Globally. Hawaii University Press, 2014.
“Reform ve Yönetim: Devletten Topluma, Merkezden Bölgeye Osmanlı Modernizasyonu” in Halil İnalcık, Mehmet Seyitdanlıoğlu, eds., Tanzimat: Değişim Sürecinde Osmanlı İmparatorluğu. İş Bankası Kültür Yayınları, İstanbul, 2011.
“Multiplicity or Polarity: A Discursive Analysis of post-1908 Violence in an Ottoman Region” in Amy Singer, Christoph K. Neumann, and S. Aksin Somel, eds., Untold Histories of the Middle East: Recovering Voices from the 19th and 20th Centuries. London: Routledge, 2010.