Producer in international Turkish media corporation TRT World. Big part of her carrer Nurhayat has devoted to researching women rights in Turkey. She has a number of publications on this subject, TV shows often invite her as an expert in the field. Nurhayat has been a part time lecturer in Fatih University (Istanbul). She has been working in NGOs and state organisations that take up gender issues for almost a decade. Nurhayat gave seminars on gender equality for the police departments as a part time lecturer.