Assistant Professor of food engineering at Pamukkale University, Turkey. He received his BsC in 1999 at Çukurova University, MsC in 2002 and PhD in 2012 at Akdeniz and Çukurova Universities, respectively. He had postdoctoral visits to University of Reading in the UK between 2014 and 2017. He has published 12 papers in national and international peer-reviewed journals in the field of food microbiology, and filed a patent with Professor Işıl Var on modified atmosphere packaging. He is a member of national and international societies. He has received awards from the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, Council of Higher Education (Turkey) and Society of Chemical Industry (UK).