Researcher and writer (b. 21 September 1941, İstanbul). She spent her childhood and teenage years in abroad. She graduated from Paris Sorbonne University, Department of Sociology (1973). After returning to Turkey, she became the assistant in İstanbul University, Faculty of Economics (1974). She got the title of doctor of Sociology. She became the assistant professor and transferred to the Faculty of Politics of the same University in 1980. She became a professor. Besides, she worked as lecturer in Bilkent and Marmara Universities.
She has still been working as lecturer in İstanbul University, Faculty of Politics. The articles on religion and politics of Vergin, who is a member of various international social sciences associations, were published in the newspaper Yeni Yüzyıl and other reviews. She refutes the thesis that “the change in social science is very slow” in her book Siyasetin Sosyolojisi (Sociology of Politics). She argues out the events occurred after 1980 like collapse of Soviet Union, high increase in the international migration, ethnic wars and globalizating economy, against the opinion that the knowledge is not renovated frequently like in medicine or engineering sciences. She handled the works of new searches like Habermas, Foucault, Mouffe, in addition to the theorists of classical sociology of politics in Siyasetin Sosyolojisi (Sociology of Politics).
Industrialisation et Changement Social en Milieu Rural (Industrialization and Social Change in Rural Environment, 1976), Siyasetin Sosyolojisi (Sociology of Politics, 1980), Türkiye'ye Tanık Olmak (To Be Witness to Turkey, 1998), Din, Toplum ve Siyasal Sistem (Religion, Society and Political System, 2002), Siyasetin Sosyolojisi - Kavramlar, Tanımlar, Yaklaşımlar (Sociology of Politics-Concepts, Definition and Approaches, 2003).
REFERENCE: Asuman Memen / Siyasetin Sosyolojisi (Radikal Kitap, 2.5.2003), İhsan Işık / Resimli ve Metin Örnekli Türkiye Edebiyatçılar ve Kültür Adamları Ansiklopedisi (2006, gen. 2. bas. 2007) - Ünlü Fikir ve Kültür Adamları (Türkiye Ünlüleri Ansiklopedisi, C. 3, 2013) - Encyclopedia of Turkey’s Famous People (2013), Nur Vergin: Elit Sınıfın Aşağılık Kompleksi Var (Akit, 29.3.2011).