Barışcan Ersöz was born in 1988 in Sinop. After he was graduated from Cağaloğlu High School in 2006, he started his under-graduate education in İstanbul Technical University Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics. He continued his M.A. studies in Istanbul University Department of History of Science between 2011-2014 and completed his M.A. thesis on “Genetic Researches in Turkey Between 1933-1963 and Its Place in the World”. He started his PhD research in 2015 and he is still studying on his PhD thesis. Barışcan Ersöz is also working as a research assistant in the Department of History of Science since 2013.