Academic Degrees

PhD, Information Systems, Informatics Institute of Middle East Technical University, 2006, Ankara.

Title of dissertation: "An Assessment Method for Statistical Process Control of Software Processes", Supervisor: Prof.Dr. Onur Demirörs.

MSc, Computer Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University, 1999, İzmir.

Title of dissertation: "A Commitment Management Tool for Software Development". Supervisor: Assoc.Prof.Dr. Elif Yılal

BSc, Computer Engineering, Ege University, 1995, İzmir.


  • "Introduction to CMMI v1.1", Software Engineering Institute, 2005.
  • "Personal Software Process", Software Engineering Institute, 2000.
  • "SPICE Training Course", International SPICE Assessor Program, 1999.
  • "Defining Software Processes Workshop", Software Engineering Institute, 1998.

Academic Memberships

  • IEEE Membership, 2013, 2016 - .

Work Experience

Assist. Prof. / Lecturer, Hacettepe University, Computer Engineering Department, Ankara, 2007 - .

Visiting Researcher, Eindhoven University of Technology, Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences, Sub-department of Information Systems, Eindhoven, 2013 Sep–2014 Aug and 2014 Nov–2015 Feb (15 months).

Part-time Lecturer, Middle East Technical University, Informatics Institute, Software Management Program, Ankara, 2002 – 2006.

Software Process Consultant / Partner, Bilgi Grubu Software Research, Education and Consultancy Ltd., Ankara, 2000 – 2006.

Research Assistant, Dokuz Eylül University, Computer Engineering Department, İzmir, 1998 – 1999.

Software Engineer, Informatics Department, Turkish Standards Institution, Ankara, 1995 – 1997.