She graduated from Çukurova University Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture in 2017. Same year, she started the Master’s Program at Çukurova University Institute of Science Department of Horticulture and she graduated in 2020. In 2022, she started to work as a Research Assistant at Sivas University of Science and Technology Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Technolohies Department of of Plant Production and Technologies where she continues her doctorate studies. Among her areas of work are vegetable growing and breeding, plant biotechnology, mushroom cultivation and breeding. She has national and international articles, book chapters and papers on her areas of work.

R.A. Ecem KARA has been serving as a member of ZAK since 2023.