Demet Özmat has been doing a doctorate in Education, Curriculum and Instruction, at Hacettepe University since 2011. She also completed master of degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Hacettepe University in 2010. She received her B.A. from the University of Hacettepe, English Language and Literature. After completing pedagogical formation, she studied language learning strategies in her master thesis. She has been studying on language learning difficulties since 2011. She has been teaching English as an instructor at Çankaya University, School Of Foreign Languages since 2011. She has over 11 years of experience in teaching English as a foreign language. Currently she is serving as the program cordinator and an English instructor at Çankaya University.