Şebnem Şahin received her B.Sc. degree in Department of Biology and M.Sc. degree in Department of Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine from Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey in 2013 and 2018 respectively. She is a PhD candidate in Micro and Nanotechnology program at Middle East Technical University. She joined Mikro Biyosistemler Inc. as a biologist in November 2018. She is specialized in nanoparticle-based targeted drug delivery, cell biology, cancer biology and in vitro cell culture of mammalian cells.