Prof. Dr. Ismail Hakki MIRICI, former Dean of Ataturk Faculty of Education in Near East University in Nicosia, North Cyprus, is a full-time Professor at Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey. He is the President of Turkic Academic Community of ELT (TACELT). He served as the Education Attaché of Turkish Consulate in Chicago in 2017. He is also the Past President of the World Education for Curriculum and Instruction- WCCI ( 2011-2013) and the Founder President of the Chapter of Turkey. He has been lecturing at universities for about 35 years. He has about 20 books and more than 90 academic studies published in various academic journals or conference proceedings. He has participated in the steering committees of several national and international education projects. He is also the ELP National Contact Person of the Ministry of Education, Turkey in the Council of Europe. His main fields of studies are English Language Teaching, Teacher Training, European Policy of Foreign Language Education, and Curriculum and Instruction.