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Daniel Ohanian



Contact Information

Email    dohanian@ucla.edu
Office  2169 Bunche Hall

Fields of Study

Near East; Armenian; Ottoman

Research

structure and agency; cross-cultural collaboration; 1700–1930; Ottoman and Armenian history

Publications

Recent Publications

With Varak Ketsemanian. "In Search of the ARF 1908 Istanbul Headquarters." The ARF at 125, special issue of Armenian Weekly magazine (Watertown, USA), Dec. 2015, 42–44. https://www.academia.edu/29134977/. Available in Armenian as "1908-ի Պոլսոյ ՀՅԴ գրասենեակի հետքերով." Aztag Daily (Bourj Hammoud, Lebanon), 19 July 2016. https://www.academia.edu/32389860/. Available in Turkish as "Taşnakların 1908'deki İstanbul Bürosunun Peşinde." Trans. Selim Sezer. Toplumsal Tarih (Istanbul, Turkey), January 2017, 71–73. https://www.academia.edu/30791356/.

With Berkay Küçükbaşlar. "A History of Occupations." Turkish Review (Ankara, Turkey) 5, no. 4 (2015): 353–355. https://www.academia.edu/15359912/.

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Grants and Awards

Major Funding

Armenian Students' Association of America Scholarship Grant (2017)

UCLA Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program Stipend (2017)

UCLA Department of History Fellowship (2016–2021)

Istanbul Bilgi University ERASMUS+ Staff Training Program Funding for the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure, University of Cambridge, UK (2016)

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Lisbon, Portugal) project grant (with M. Erdem Kabadayı) for the research project "Recovering Armenians in Late Ottoman Istanbul and Making Ottoman-Era Population Data Available for All" (2015–2017)

Istanbul Bilgi University Tuition Waiver (2013)

Armenian General Benevolent Union International Scholarship (2013)

York University Undergraduate Entrance Scholarship (2007)

Conference Presentations

Recent Conference Papers and Presentations

"The Potential and Challenges of Studying the Population of c. 1905–c. 1909 Istanbul—with a Case Study." Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure meeting. May 2016. University of Cambridge, UK. https://www.academia.edu/25710182/.

"Narcissism, Assimilation, and 'Լեզուին Սրբութիւնը' ['the sacrosanctity of the language']: On Using Armenian as a Diasporan Researcher." Translating Armenians, Armenians Translated: Rethinking Methodologies for Armenian Studies. April 2016. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. https://www.academia.edu/25710814/.

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Advisors

Sebouh Aslanian, Associate Professor & Richard Hovannisian Endowed Chair in Modern Armenian History

Degrees

In Progress

PhD in History, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Completed

MA in History, Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey (2016)

MA in History, York University, Canada (2014)

Honors BA in History and French Studies, York University, Canada (2012)