Dr Tijen Aksit is currently Director of Bilkent University School of English Language, Turkey, and its Faculty Academic English Program. She is the author of Characteristics of Effective Schools, and has also published on teacher appraisal systems, teacher action research, and teaching English for academic purposes. Her other research interests include leadership, teacher development, and content-based English for academic purposes instruction. Dr Hande Isil Mengu holds a PhD in English Language Teaching with a concentration on Teacher Education. She is the Associate Director of Bilkent University School of English Language, Turkey, where she has held various senior management positions and co-authored in-house coursebooks since 2006. She has published articles in the areas of teacher learning and development, and linguistics. Her current research interests include 21st century teacher learning and development, EAP teacher competences, and developing intercultural awareness in language teaching. After a number of years teaching English in England and Turkey, Robin Turner has taught English for Academic Purposes in Bilkent University School of English Language, Turkey, since 1993. He is also part of the Bilkent Educational Technology Support group. He has written on a variety of subjects, including linguistics, education, philosophy and popular culture.