She was graduated from Hacettepe University, Department of Eng.Translation and Interpreting. She worked as consecutive interpreter in the Ministry of National Defence for top level executives, mainly Minister and Undersecretary between 1996-1999. Then, between 1999-2002, she worked as translator/interpreter at TAI (Turkish Aerospace Industries,Inc.), an international Turco-American aviation company. She received her MA and Ph.D from the same university, Eng.linguistics. She has been working as a lecturer at Department of Translation and Interpreting at IEU since 2007. Her research interests include pragmatics, translation studies, lexicology and interpreting. She was entitled to Associate Professorship by the Interuniversity Council in 2017 and Professorship by IUE in 2023.