Hatice Aysun Merci̇mek Takci
Associate Prof. Dr. Hatice Aysun Mercimek Takci received her MSc and Ph.D. in Biotechnology and Biology from Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey in 2007 and 2011, respectively. Since 2009, she has worked at Kilis 7 Aralik University, Kilis, Turkey. Her teaching interests include microbiology, biotechnology, enzymology, microbial genetics, and bacteriology. She has published forty-six manuscripts in national and international journals and her works have been cited 243 times. Her research interests focus on multiple antibiotic and heavy metal resistance in bacteria, production and characterization of bacterial enzymes, bioremediation by bacteria, and aquatic bacterial contamination. Related to these research areas, she has seventeen projects supported by the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) and is the coordinator of scientific research projects.