Dr. Burcu Kasapoğlu has been working as a lecturer in the Department of Genetics and Bioengineering at Yeditepe University and supervising several projects as a researcher since 2014. She studied Molecular Biology and Genetics at Middle East Technical University and then moved to Germany. Between 2005-2013, she lived in the city, Göttingen to conduct her graduate studies in the field of Neuroscience and worked at Max-Planck-Institute. Since 2014, she has been a volunteer and member of Vote and Beyond Association undertaking various levels of responsibilities. Since March 2018, she is a member of the Board of Directors and assigned as general secretary.