Dr. Saba Ozyurt is an adjunct faculty in the Peace Studies program at Chapman University and an assistant professor and program director for the business and political science programs at the School of Management at Alliant International University. Dr. Ozyurt’s research and teaching focuses on multiculturalism and minority rights in pluralist societies, particularly the rights of religious minorities, women and immigrants. Her work looks at the political and psychological processes of identity formation and negotiation among Muslim women. Dr. Ozyurt received her Ph.D. in political science and political psychology from the University of California, Irvine. She has taught at University of California at San Diego and University of California at Irvine, and was a visiting research fellow at the UCSD Center for Comparative Immigration Studies (CCIS), and a postdoctoral fellow at UCI Center for Peace and Conflict Studies (CGPACS).