He was born in 1953. He became a Master Architect (ITU) in 1980, Doctor (ITU) in 1990, Associate Professor (YTU) in 1994, and Professor (YTU) in 2000. He started his academic career in 1982 at the Faculty of Architecture at Yıldız Technical University and continued until 2004. Modern period housing, settlement and zoning dates and 20th century. In addition to working on architecture and lecturing, he managed the 6th Project Workshop. He gave lectures on Everyday Life and Urban Culture at Istanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Communication. In September 2004, he founded the Architectural Design Graduate Program at Istanbul Bilgi University and was the coordinator. He is also the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at the same university.