Dr. Ece KILIÇ was graduated from Environmental Engineering department of Middle East Technical University at 2014. Since then, she has been working at skenderun Technical University, Water Resources Management and Organization Department as a research assistant. She studied biological and chemical indicators of surface water quality in MS and graduated in 2017. She studied marine biology in her doctoral thesis and received her PhD in 2021. She published many articles in several peer-reviewed journal and participate several symposiums worldwide.