She has her B.A., M.B.A., and Ph.D. from Bogazici University, and has been a visiting scholar in the University of Texas at Austin several times since 2009.
She teaches Financial Accounting, Accounting for Managers, Auditing, and Graduate Seminar courses.
She is an active member of the Accounting Academicians' Research and Collaboration Foundation, the Institute of Internal Auditors, and American Accounting Association.
Her research interests include topics like Comparison of IFRS and US-GAAP, Accounting Regulations and Laws, Financial Analysis and Financial Structure of Public Firms, Impact of Audit Quality and Type of Audit Opinions on Decision Making Process, Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure, and Effect of Equity Structure on Financial Performance.
She is an independent board member in public companies and a consultant in financial control techniques.
On Financial Thinking, and Leadership topics, as Instructor, she participates in Executive Education Programs of the companies: John Deere, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Turkcell, Metro GM, Garanti Bank, Efes Pilsen, Vestel, etc. to name a few.