Ilkyaz Inçoglu Damiani is a PhD student at the Università della Svizzera italiana, under the supervision of Prof. Filippo Carlo Wezel and Prof. Stefan Arora-Jonsson. Her research focuses on unraveling the intricate mechanisms that drive the evolution of British political parties' identities over time. She examines internal dynamics and processes shaping party identity, contributing to our understanding of how political parties redefine themselves over time. She earned his B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from Sabanci University, an M.Sc. in Supply Chain Management from WU Vienna, and an M.Phil. from Bocconi University.