B.A: Leeds University (Political Studies, 1974
M.S: Manchester University (Social Sciences: European Community Studies, 1979
PhD: European Union University Political and Social Sciences, 1987
Newcastle-upon-Tyne University, (Center for Urban and Regional Development Studies – CURDS), 1979-1980, Res.Assist.
Liverpool University, Political Science Department ,1979-1980, Res.Asssist.
Queen’s University of Belfast, Institute of European Studies, 1993-1997, Senior Researcher
Kansai Gaidai University (Japan), Center for International Education, 1997-2000, Assoc.Prof.
Breda Business School, The Netherlands 2001-2002, Senior Lecturer
Birmingham University, Business School, 2003-2005, Senior Research Fellow.
Yeditepe University, Faculty of Commerce, International Trade and Business Dept., 2005-2007, Instructor
Yeditepe University, Faculty of Commerce, International Trade and Business Dept., 2000-2010, Dr.
Yeditepe University, Faculty of Commerce, International Trade and Business Dept. 2010 - today, Associate Prof.
Foreign Direct Investment
European Union Business Policy
Japanese and Chinese Economic Development
Western and Eastern European Economies
Papers published in international refereed journals:
Darby, J. (2009). Liberalisation and regional market integration: Turkish and Australian automotive sector experience compared. World Economy, 32(3), 460-478. doi: /10.1111/j.1467-9701.2008.01139.x
Darby, J. (2009). French antipathy to Turkey’s EU candidacy: The language dimension. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, 30, (3), 205-217. doi: 10.1080/01434630802369437
Özdemir, D. & Darby, J. (2009). One less barrier to foreign direct investment in Turkey?: Linkages between manufacturing and logistics operations in Istanbul and the Marmara region. European Urban and Regional Studies,16(1), 87-99. https://doi.org/10.1177/0969776408098934
Darby, J. (1997). The Environmental Crisis in Japan and the Origins of Japanese Manufacturing in Europe. Business History, 39(2), 94-114. doi: 10.1080/00076799700000052
Darby, J. (1996). Less Successful Strategies: Japanese Manufacturing in Southern Europe. South European Society and Politics, 1(1), 24-46. doi: 10.1080/13608749608454715
Darby, J. (1986). A New Environment for Public Policy: Japanese Manufacturing in Europe. West European Politics, 9(2), 215-234. doi: /10.1080/01402388608424575
Papers presented in international conferences and published in the conference proceedings:
Özdemir, D. & Darby, J. (2011, May 10-12). Environmental concerns and sustainable transport systems in the European Union and Turkey. In S. Atabay & Z. Kaçmaz (Eds.), Ecological Agenda: The Pursuit for Global Transformation, İstanbul, YTÜ Library and Documentation Centre, (pp. 74-86), (ISBN: 978-975-461-481-7).
Edited international books, or chapters in edited international books or conference proceedings:
Darby, J. (Ed.). (1996). Japan and the Peripheral Regions of Europe. Basingstoke: Macmillan. ISBN : 978-1-349-25198-8.
Darby, J. & Munday, M. (1996). The origins and growth of Japanese manufacturing in Ireland. In J.Darby (Eds.), Japan and the Peripheral Regions of Europe (pp. 86-110). Basingstoke: Macmillan. doi: /10.1007/978-1-349-25196-4_6
Darby, J. (1996). Introduction: Japan and the European Periphery, In J.Darby (Eds.). Japan and the Peripheral Regions of Europe (pp. 1-12). Basingstoke: Macmillan. doi: /10.1007/978-1-349-25196-4_1
Darby, J. (1999). The Reluctant Investor: Japanese Manufacturing in Central Europe, Journal of Intercultural Studies - Kansai University of Foreign Studies Publication, (26), 1-19.