Dr. Turgay Demirel, is currently working as an Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering Department at Igdir University since March 2018. He gained his PhD degree at Computer Education and Instructional Technologies Department in Ataturk University in January 2016. Demirel worked as a research assistant at Ataturk University Kazim Karabekir Faculty of Education, Department of Computer Education and Instructional Technologies between 2010 and 2018. And he is currently the head of Distance Education Research and Application Center of Igdir University since April 2018. His research interests are using web 2.0 tools in education, educational blogs, instructional technology integration, effective ICT usage, ICT perceptions, ICT competency, use of eye tracking in reading comprehension, reasons for manuscript rejection, game-based learning, mind games, open and distance learning, adaptation of distance education instructors, distance education policies. He has several journal articles published in SSCI and he participated over 20 national and international meetings in which his papers were submitted.