Prof. Dr. Ülküye Dudu Gül graduated from the biology department of Ankara University, where she was also awarded her Ph.D. During her master's degree studies, she completed an internship program at Iowa State University in the United States as a Fulbright Scholar. She is currently a professor at Bilecik Seyh Edebali University. Her research interests include environmental biotechnology, wastewater treatment technology, and enzymes in industrial microbiology. She carries out studies on using microorganisms in biotechnological processes as well as on the application of microorganisms in bioprocess engineering. She has published more than 50 research articles in journals including SCI(E).