Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bilal Çakıcı who was born in Yozgat on August 15th, 1973 graduated from the Department of Turkish Language and Literature of the Faculty of Literature of the Hacettepe University in 1993. In 1996, he completed his post-graduate studies with a thesis on “Kaside Verses in Ancient Turkish Literature of the 16th Century" at the Institute of Social Sciences of the Gazi Universit
In 2005, he obtained his Ph.D. degree with a thesis entitled “Fedai, His Life, Literary Character and the Edition Critique of His Diwan” at the Institute of Social Sciences of the Ankara University.
Besides being a teaching staff member of the Department of Turkish Language and Literature of the Faculty of Language History and Geography of the Ankara University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bilal Çakıcı who assumed the function of Vice-President of the Turkish Language Institution from April 28th, 2016 to March 15th, 2019, has been appointed Vice-President of the Ataturk Higher Institution of Culture Language and History in March 2019.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bilal Çakıcı took office as Deputy Secretary-General of TURKSOY on July 10th, 2019.