Aslı Bor TURKBEN received her B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering in 2005 from Dokuz Eylül University, her M.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering in 2009 from İzmir Institute of Technology, and her Ph.D. in Hydraulic-Hydrology and Water Resources in 2015, from Dokuz Eylül University. She worked as a civil engineer in various companies between 2005-2009. She founded her own engineering company with two partners in 2009 and worked as a project coordinator and manager in many projects. She worked as a scholarship student in two TUBITAK projects between 2007 - 2009 and 2010 - 2013. She has been employed as a lecturer at IUE in 2015 and she worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Hydraulic Laboratory in Técnico Lisboa University in 2016. She has been appointed as an assistant professor at IUE in September 2017.