Ebru Demir was born in İzmir, 1979. She graduated from İzmir Özel Fatih Koleji and continued her education at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul. She received her Bachelor's Degree in English Language and Literature from Boğaziçi University in 2001. She taught English at private language courses. She worked at Yaşar University as an English instructor until she joined Izmir University of Economics in November 2004. She has successfully completed the TDC Part 1 awarded by the British Council. She also holds the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Sheffield Hallam University, UK in 2008