Dr Murat Olgun was born in Turkey, in 1961. He obtained PhD degree in 2002 from the Field Crops Department at Atatürk University, Turkey . He worked as a researcher Eastern Anatolia Research Institute and as Assistant Professor Doctor in Afyon Kocatepe University in the past. Since 2009, he has been working as a Professor at Eskişehir Osmangazi University. He is currently Head of Field Crops Department at this university. His main field of interest is Cereal Breeding and Physiology, particularly stress physiology and breeding. He has published many papers in reputed journals.