He was born on 17.10.1980 in
Erzurum. He completed his primary education at Erzurum Cultural Institution
Primary School, and his secondary and high school education at Erzurum
Anatolian High School. He completed his undergraduate education in Atatürk University
Faculty of Arts and Sciences Department of Turkish Language and Literature
He completed his doctoral
education, which he started in 2006, at Atatürk University Social Sciences
Institute in 2012 with the Phd thesis titled "Joseph And Zuleika As A Folk Tale".
Between 12.06.2012 and
12.09.2017, he worked as an Assistant Professor in Erzincan University, Faculty
of Arts and Sciences, Department of Turkish Language and Literature, Department
of Folk Literature.
On 07.04.2017, he successfully
passed the Oral Exam for Associate Professorship, which he entered at Gazi
University, Gazi Faculty of Education, and was entitled to receive the title
and authority of Associate Professor in the field of Turkish Folklore, the
basic field of Philology.
Since 03.08.2022, he has been
working as a professor in Erzincan Binali Yıldırım University, Faculty of Arts
and Sciences, Turkish Language and Literature Department, Department of Folk