Engin Bozdag is a PhD candidate at TU Delft, the Netherlands. His research focuses on viewpoint diversity in social media and its effects for democracy and society. Engin wrote his own research proposal and was awarded a research grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research. His research combines methods from political philosophy, communication and social media analytics. The results of his interdisciplinary study was published in leading Dutch newspapers, several scientific conferences and an important scientific journal.
Engin completed both his MSc and BSc degrees in Computer Science in Delft, specializing in web based applications. Before joining TU Delft as a PhD candidate, he was working as a search quality associate in Google. Within the period of June to August 2014 he continued his research as Fellow at HIIG.