Graduated from Hacettepe University, Ankara (BS. Pharmacy 1993, M. Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry 1995) and received Ph. D. on Pharmaceutical Chemistry (2000) from Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey. She was postoctoral fellow with Prof. Gerd Folkers at ETH-Zurich, Switzerland. She has been at Yeditepe University, Faculty of Pharmacy since 2005.
Research interests are molecular interaction between bioactive molecules and their targets. Specially interested in 3D-QSAR approches, docking and structure based drug design.