Researcher of language and literature (b. 3 July 1955, Sivas). He attended primary and secondary school in Sivas. He graduated from Erzurum Atatürk University, Faculty of Letters, Department of Turkish Language and Literature (1976). He started his work life as an assistant of Secondary Turkish at the department which he graduated from in 1977. In 1981 he became a Literature Doctor by completing his study called İrşadü'l Mülûk ve's Selâtîn. In 1984 he became vice-assistant professor. In 1985 he was appointed to chairman of the department of Turkish Language. He left this duty after one year it was elevated. In 1987 he was appointed to the same university, Faculty of Science and Literature, Department of Turkish Language and Literature. He had continued this work till 1993. In 1988 e became assistant professor in the branch of new Turkish Language Science. In 1992 he was appointed to vice-headmaster of Atatürk University, Institute of Research on Turkish.
In 1993 he was appointed to Gaziosmanpaşa University, Faculty of Science-Letters, Department of Turkish Language and Literature as an assistant professor of New Turkish Language. He was promoted to professorship in the same year. In 1996 was elected noble membership of Turkish Language Foundation of Atatürk Culture, Language and History Foundation. He had continued the work of vice-rector of Gaziosmanpaşa University about four years. Then he worked as a consultant of President of Turkish Language Foundation.
In 1982 his articles were published in Kardaş Edebiyatlar, Türk Folkloru, Erciyes, Gurbet, Türk Edebiyatı, Türk Dünyası Araştırmaları, İslâmîEdebiyat, Türk Dili, Yedi İklim reviews. He wrote substance for Türk Dili ve Edebiaytı Ansiklopedisi (Encyclopedia of Turkish Language and Literature. He presented lectures by joining the meetings about his branch. He made radio speeches and gave lectures in different universities about Turkish Language and Literature.
RESEARCH-STUDY: Tezkirelere Göre Divan Edebiyatı İsimler Sözlüğü (Dictionry of Divan* Litearture Names according to Tezkires*, with Haluk İpekten, Mustaf İsen, Naci Okçu, Turgut Karabey, 1988), Osmanlıca'da Kullanılan Arapça ve Farsça Edat, Zarf, Deyim ve Terkipler (Arabic and Persian Particle, Adverbs, Idiom, and modifiers that used in Ottoman Turkish, with M. Sadi Çögenli, 1990), Türk Dili Kompozisyaon (2000).
DICTIONARY: Kıpçak Türkçesi Sözlüğü (Dictionary of Kipchak Turkish, 1993).
In addition to these, he prepared a lot work for publication.