Assoc. Prof. Özlem Kutlu Furtuna started to work as a Research Assistant in Yıldız Technical University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Business Administration, Accounting and Finance Department in 2005.
She completed the Marmara University Social Sciences Institute Accounting and Finance Department doctorate program and received her doctorate.
She has been working as a faculty member at Yıldız Technical University since 2014. Her topics of study include Business Finance, Corporate Governance and Corporate Sustainability.