Begüm Göknil Akyol graduated from Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Department of English Language Teaching in 2011. She completed her master’s degree in the same department in Dokuz Eylül University in 2015. She worked as an English teacher in various language courses and as a lecturer both in prep classes and English Language Teaching department. She has been working in Izmir University of Economics since 2017 and teaching Academic Skills in English, Essential Speaking Skills in English and English for Career Development courses.