Dr. Didem Gokce is an associate professor of Biology at Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey. She graduated with B.Sc. degree in biology at Hacettepe University, Ankara. She obtained her M.Sc. and PhD degrees in hydrobiology, limnology at Hacettepe University. Her research focuses on water quality, limnology, and ecosystem ecology. She combines experimental and field studies to qualitative and quantitative population and community structure on plankton and benthic macroinvertebrate ecology.