Deniz Çetin is a lecturer in Department of Architecture at Altınbaş University, where she teaches “basic design”, “housing studies” and “building science and technology” courses since 2016; and meanwhile a Ph.D. candidate in Architectural Design Programme at Istanbul Technical University since 2008. She completed B.Arch. in Architecture at Istanbul Technical University in 2004 and MSc. in Interdisciplinary Urban Design Programme at Istanbul Technical University in 2008, worked as an architect from 2004 to 2010 and as a teaching assistant in Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design at Altınbaş University from 2013 to 2016. Her research interests are architectural theories, urban theories and housing studies. She is married and has two children.