Assoc. Prof. Dr. Andžej Pukšto will be delivering his presentation as part of a bilateral agreement between Istanbul 29 Mayis University and Vytautas Magnus University (Lithuania) within the framework of Erasmus+ academic exchange program. Dr. Pukšto is currently the Head of the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Political Science and Diplomacy in Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania. Dr. Pukšto received his Ph.D. in Humanities (History) from the Faculty of History and Social Sciences at Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Warsaw. He has taught at a number of universities in Poland, Turkey, Italy, Spain and Austria. His works have been published in various academic journals.