Researcher and writer (b. 1 January 1946, Tavas / Denizli). He attended Nikfer Village Primary School and graduated from Denizli High School and Ankara University, Veterinary Faculty. He completed his postgraduate education at the Diyarbakır Faculty of Medicine. He worked as an academician at Dicle University, Faculty of Medicine (1969- 78), Gazi University, Faculty of Dentistry (1979- 82) and Faculty of Medicine (1982-).
He was dismissed from university in 1983 under article 1402 of the constitution. He worked as a professor of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology at Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine. His articles have been published in the newspaper Cumhuriyet and in the reviews Abece and Öğretmen Dünyası. He served at the Office of the Prime Ministry as a member of the High Counsel Committee of Human Rights (1993-95). He is a member of the Professional Association of Scientific and Literary Work Owners of Turkey, the Writers Syndicate of Turkey and he is Chairman of the Academicians Association.
Bölgesel Üniversiteler (Regional Universities, 1980), Eylül Üniversitesi (The September University, 1990), Doğranan Üniversite (The University that Was Cut Up, 1994), Bosna'ya Farklı Bakış (A Different Approach to Bosnia, 1996), Yaşanan Üniversite (The University That was Experienced, 1998), Türkiye Üniversite Tarihi / 1845-1997 (History of the University in Turkey / 1845 - 1997, 2000), Yökoloji (Eucology, 2000), Anatomi Sözlüğü (Dictionary of Anatomy, 2000), Jöntürklerden Sontürklere Tıbbiyeli (Medical School Students From Young Turks to Last Turks, 2002), Anatomi ve Fizyoloji (Anatomy and Physiology, 2003), Aydınlanma ve Üniversite (Enlightenment and University, 2005).
He has also written textbooks related to his field.
REFERENCE: Server Tanilli / Cumhuriyet (4.4.1997), Faruk Güçlü / Devamlı Halkın Yararına Çaba, Çoğu da Caba Yine de Kıymeti Bilinmeyen İnsan… (Hürses Gazetesi, 21.8.1997), Aytekin Ertuğrul / Yeni Ufuklar dergisi (Ekim 1998), Ali Dündar / Prof. Dr. M. Tahir Hatiboğlu’ndan “Türkiye Üniversite Tarihi”: Artık Bizim de Tarihimiz Var!... (Cumhuriyet Kitap, 4.2.1999), O. Nuri Poyrazoğlu / Öğretmen Dünyası dergisi (Eylül 1999), Türkkaya Ataöv / Bence YÖK Başkanlığına En Uygun Kişi (Cumhuriyet, 12.3.2000), Toktamış Ateş / Tek Başına Bir Örgüt Gibi Çalışan İnsan (Cumhuriyet, 1.11.2003), İhsan Işık / Resimli ve Metin Örnekli Türkiye Edebiyatçılar ve Kültür Adamları Ansiklopedisi (2006, 2007).