Selda Örs is an Assistant Professor at Ataturk University, Department of Agricultural Structure and Irrigation, Turkey. She has an M.S. degree in Land & Water Resources Management: Irrigated Agriculture, CIHEAM-Bari, and Ph.D. degree from Ataturk University. From 2012 to 2014 she continued her research at University of California Riverside (UCR) as a Visiting Scholar. Her research projects focus on irrigated agriculture, plant physiology under abiotic stress conditions and water quality.