Ercument Genc received his MSc from Ankara University in 1993 and PhD in Fisheries and Aquaculture from Çukurova University in 2002. In 2002, he worked as Assistant Professor at Mustafa Kemal University, Faculty of Fisheries, Department of Aquaculture, Department of Fish Diseases, and in 2006, he worked as an Assoc Prof at the same university. Dr. Genç has been working as Assoc Prof at Ankara University Department of Fisheries and Fisheries since 2011 and then as a professor since 2013. He is a member of Turkish Agricultural Engineers Professional Association and the scientific research, R&D board membership activities of the Turkish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry. He is the third-term Honorary Board member of the Association of Agriculture and Food Ethics (https://www.targetder.org/#). He works on healthy and efficient cultivation of aquaculture and responsible aquaculture methods.