Pervin Oya Taneri is an Assoc. Prof. Dr. in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Middle East Technical University, Turkey. She received her B.A. in Measurement and Evaluation with honor degree at the Department of Educational Sciences of Hacettepe University in 2000. In 2004, she received her M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction from the Department of Educational Sciences in Middle East Technical University (METU). In 2009-Spring Semester she studied as an Erasmus student in Belgium at the Gent University for six months. She completed her Ph.D. at the Department of Educational Sciences of METU in 2010. She studied as a visiting scholar at Indiana University, the Center for International Education, Development and Research (CIEDR) in 2015-2016. Her interests include curriculum development, measurement and evaluation, teacher education, rural education, democracy education, inclusive education, affective domain, values education both qualitative and quantitative studies, and creative drama.