Sinan Çankaya is both a writer and a scientist. He got promoted with an investigation on diversity within the police organization (Buiten veiliger dan binnen, 2011). Afterwards he researched ethnic profiling (De Controle van Marsmannetjes en ander Schorriemorrie, 2012). Nowadays, Sinan works as a university lecturer at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and he writes monthly articles for De Correspondent.
Sinan Çankaya got selected for the 2017 European Press Prize shortlist with ‘Microrevolutions in everyday racism’