Researcher-writer. He was born on December 1, 1965 in Eğirdir/Isparta. He completed Yuvalı village Primary School (1978), Eğirdir Ziraat Secondary School, Tefenni (Burdur) Agriculture Vocational High School (1984) and Hacettepe University, Faculty of Literature, Department of Turkish Language and Literature (1989). His masters’ thesis is “XVII. Yüzyıl Türk Edebiyatında Kaside” (1994) and his doctoral thesis is “Behiştî, Hayatı, Şahsiyeti, Eserleri ve Divanının Tenkitli Metni” (1999). He worked as a teacher at Turkish Social Service and Children Protection Institution (1989) and at Ministry of National Education (1992). He worked as a lecturer at Yüzüncüyıl University Faculty of Sciences and Literacy, Department of Turkish Language and Literature (1993-1999) and as a lecturer at Gazi University Faculty of Education from 1999 onwards. He became an associate professor in 2002. He has submitted papers in several scientific organizations. He has contributed a lot to Turkish literature history.
His articles were published in journals such as Türk Kültürü, Yedi İklim, Türk Kültürü, Gazi Üniversitesi Fen Edebiyat Fakültesi Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi, İlmî Araştırmalar Dergisi, Gazi Üniversitesi Eğitim Fakültesi Dergisi, Bilig, Belleten, Hikmet.
Giritli Salacıoğlu Mustafa Celvetî / Divan (with Cemal Kurnaz and Mustafa Tatçı , 2000), Behiştî / Hayatı Sanatı Eserleri ve Divanı (2000), Giritli Salacıoğlu Mustafa ve Mesnevileri (with M. Tatçı and C. Kurnaz , 2001).
REFERENCE: İhsan Işık (TEKAA, 2009).