In 2014, I started my master education in the Department of Bioengineering at Marmara University. In February 2016, I started to work as a teaching assistant in Marmara University Bioengineering Department. In 2017, I completed my master's degree with the thesis titled "Understanding alkaliphilic adaptation of Bacillus marmarensis sp. nov. using omic tools". In 2018, I started my PhD studies at Marmara University, Department of Bioengineering, and in March 2019, I passed the PhD qualification exam and started my thesis studies.