Bachelor of Science, Hacettepe University, Ankara, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Trakya University, Edirne, 1997.
Research assistant Trakya University, Edirne, 1992—1998. Assistant professor Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, 1998—2002, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey, since 2002, president basic and industrial microbiology department, since 2003.
Member of Society Biotechnology.
Son of Necdet and Güngõr Sidal. Divorced; children: Begum, Berfin.