Prof. Dr. Günseli Öztekin Gelgel graduated from University of Istanbul School of Law in 1984. She had a master (LLM) degree from the University of Istanbul Institute of Social Sciences Department of Private Law in 1986. She began to work as a research assistant at that department till to the end of her PhD studies. She had PhD degree in 1992. In 1993 Prof. Öztekin Gelgel was appointed to University of Istanbul Law School Private International Law Department as an Assistant Professor. In 2001 Prof. Öztekin Gelgel was granted with an Associate Professor degree. She has been appointed as a professor to the Private International Law department in 2007. She stil lecture in foreigners’ law and the conflict of laws. She is working in Private International Law, International Procedural Law, International Family Law, Foreigners’ Law, International Arbitration Law. Prof. Dr. Öztekin Gelgel is also a member of the Association of Turkish Family Law.