Sevinç Üreten was born in Ankara in 1955. After graduating from TED Ankara College, she was admitted to Middle East Technical University where she had her B.S. in Management in 1979 and MBA in 1982. She received her Ph.D. at the Institute of Social Sciences of Gazi University in 1986. She began to work at Gazi University as a research assistant in 1979 and retired from this institution in 2000 and joined Başkent University. She has served as the chair of the Department of Management during 2000-2004. Currently she is a professor at this department. She teaches Management Science and Operations Management courses. Her research interests are inventory management and control, theory of constraints, quality systems and supply chain management.