Historian (b.1970 Bafra/ Samsun) He completed Darboğaz Villge Primary and Secondary Schools ,Bafra High School .He graduated from Ankara Hacettepe University.Department of History. (1981) He completed his master studies at Hacettepe University, Faculty of Literature ,Branch of History with his thesiz ’Osmanlı İmparatorluğunda Çözülme ve Gelenekçi Yorumcular : XVI.-XVIII. Yüzyıllar .1985 (Dissolution and Traditional Interpreters in The Ottoman Empire ‘ He completed his doctorate studies with his thesiz ‘Population –Taxation and Regional Economy in The District of Canik / According to Ottoman Essay Notebooks 1455-1576) 1996. He worked as lecturer and researcher in Cambridge University , Faculty of Eastern Researches(1981-86) , assistant prof.(1992-95),associate prof.(1995-2003). He has been a lecturer at the same University at History Science Section of New Century since 2004.He has been the President of History Section.
His first article titled ‘Tahrir Defterlerinin Osmanlı Araştırmalarında Kullanılması ‘ 1991 (Usage of Essay Notebooks at The Ottoman Researches) was published in Varlık Rewiev Later on his Professional articles ,critics and translations have been published in Türk Yurdu, Türkiye Günlüğü, 19 Mayıs Üniversity Rewiev of Literature Faculty, Tarih Çevresi, Belloton, Osmanlı Araştırmaları, İslami Araştırmalar. Boğaziçi University Rewiev of Economy and Managerial Sciences,Türk Kültürü, Polemik Kebikeç,Hacettepe University .Rewiev of Literature Faculty, Yeni Türkiye and The Foundation of Turkey.He has prepared and presented programmes on television channels in Ankara.He participated in the first part of Documantary Film ‘Beylikten İmparatorluğa’( From Being A Tribe To Empire’
He has presented in various congresses, conferences and symposiums. He edited some boks, He won the Authors Union Research Award with his work ‘XV.-XVI. Yüzyıllarda Canik Sancağı’ ( Canik Sajak in the XV-XVI. Centuries) He is the member of Turkey Profession Union of Literary and Scientific Work Owneres.
Osmanlı İmparatorluğu’nda Çözülme ve Gelenekçi Yorumcular 1995 (Dissolution and Traditionalist Interpreters in The Ottoman Empire), XV-XVI..Yüzyıllarda Canik Sancağı 1999 (Canik Sanjak in the XV.-XVI. Centuries, Ordu Yöresi Tarihinin Kaynakları III.Bedii Yıldız ve Ü.Üstün.2002 (Sources of Ordu District’s History .with Bedii Yıldız and Ü.Üstün In addition he has had translations and course boks.
REFERENCE: İhsan Işık / Resimli ve Metin Örnekli Türkiye Edebiyatçılar ve Kültür Adamları Ansiklopedisi (2006, 2017), Prof. Dr. Mehmet Öz yazdı: İnalcık’a bakılmadan Osmanlı yazılamaz (karar.com, 29.07.2016), Mehmet Öz kitapları (arkadaş.com.tr, tarihistan.org, simurg.com.tr, 27.06.2019).