Dr. Mehmet Gültekin graduated from the department of Curriculum and Instruction at Ankara University Faculty of Educational Sciences in 1988. In 1997, he completed his graduate education and started his career as a research assistant at the same department. Later, he continued his professional life at Anadolu University Institute of Educational Sciences in 1995. After working there for two years, he recived his title as Assistant Professor. Then he received his title as Associate Professor in 2009 and as Professor in 2014. He is currently serving as faculty member of Primary Teaching Department of Basic Education Division at Anadolu University Faculty of Education. Having scientific articles published in several national and international journals, Dr. Gültekin is interersted in doing research about teacher education, curriculum and instruction, and primary school curriculum.