Hatice was born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey. She graduated from Istanbul University with a B.A. in Translation and Interpreting. Before joining Multilingual Connections, she worked as a freelance translator/interpreter for 2 years while coordinating an international cultural project at the university. Currently, she is also a student of an M.Sci program to gain a wider knowledge and practice about language technology field. Her academic interests include natural language processing, text mining and computational linguistics. She aims to write her dissertation in one of these subjects with a focus on Turkish from a translator’s perspective.
When Hatice is not working or studying, she loves to sing, dance, swim and read lots about lots.