He was born in 1972 in Samsun. Between 1992 and 1996, he graduated from the Department of Turkish Language and Literature, Faculty of Education, Marmara University. In 1999, he completed his master's degree at the Institute of Turkic Studies, Department of Old Turkish Literature and in 2005, he completed his doctorate at the same department. He became an associate professor in 2011 and a professor in 2017. He is currently working in the Department of Turkish Language and Literature at the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
- Faculty of Arts and Sciences
- Turkish Language and Literature
- Department of Ancient Turkish Literature