Saniye received her B.S. degree in Chemistry from Mugla University, Turkey in 2009. She is currently enrolled in the Ph.D program at Middle East Technical University (METU), Turkey under the supervision of Prof. Levent Toppare. Her doctoral research focuses on conjugated polymer-based enzyme biosensors to detect various analytes. She joined the Swager group in June 2016 as a visiting student, she is working on the development of polymer/single-walled carbon nanotube based chemiresistive sensors for the sensitive detection of glucose.