Dr. Bakla is a lecturer at Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Turkey. He is the head of the Department of Translation and Interpretation. He holds a PhD degree in ELT. Among his research interests are CALL, LMSs and feedback in L2 writing. He has published in various international journals, including Language Learning & Technology, ReCALL, Computers & Education, Qualitative Research and Instructional Science. He has translated various academic works into Turkish, including a book about CAQDAS. He is the author of the book Putting Pen to Paper: Academic Writing.