He was born in Çaycuma district of Zonguldak in 1970. He completed some part of his primary, secondary and high school education in Germany and the other part in Zonguldak. He graduated from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Atatürk University in 1996, where he started in 1992. In 1998, he started to work as a Research Assistant at the Department of Mechanical Engineering Thermodynamics, Faculty of Engineering, Atatürk University. He completed his master's degree in 2002 and his PhD in 2007 in the field of Thermodynamics at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Atatürk University. He received the title of Assistant Professor in 2009 and Associate Professor in 2018 at the Mechanical Engineering Department of the Faculty of Engineering at Atatürk University. He took part in many national projects. He has got approximately 60 published national and international publications, papers and posters. Assoc. Prof. Şendoğan Karagöz has been appointed as the Secretary General on April 30, 2018.