Dr. Güzel graduated from Hacettepe University School of Engineering with a B. Sc degree in Chemistry in 1987 and completed his M. Sc. and Ph. D. Degrees on Medicinal Chemistry at Clemson University, Clemson, SC in 1996 and 2001 respectively. He worked as organic lab coordinator at Northeastern University and later joined to ArQule Inc.as Sr. Synthetic Organic Chemist upon his graduation. He then joined to TransTech Pharma Inc, in High Point, NC and assumed various positions in Medicinal Chemistry Department between 2001-2014. He recently joined to International School of Medicine in Department of Medical Pharmacology at Medipol University and currently leading the Division of Molecular Discovery and Development Laboratory. He holds more than 40 patents and publications throughout his career and was invited several prestigious institutions for seminars and lectures.