Prof. Dr Mualla Cengiz has been working at the Istanbul University, Cerrahpaşa, Department of Geophysical Engineering since 2000. She works on paleomagnetism applied on the tectonic assemblages of Anatolia and its surrounding area. She gives lectures in gravimety, earth magnetism, rock magnetism, and environmental magnetism. She has authored many international publications and collaborated in several national/international projects. She is currently working on the geophysical applications in caves and sinkholes.