Nazife Şişman gained her BA degree in Economics and did post graduate studies in Sociology. She works as a freelance writer. Her writing interests centre on women issues in Muslim experience in modern periods. Body politics and sociology of everyday life constitute her main study areas. Some of her publications include Emanet'ten Mülk'e: Kadın, Beden, Siyaset (Women, Body and Politics); Küreselleşmenin Pençesi, İslam'ın Peçesi (Pawn of Globalisation, Veil of Islam); Günün Kısa Tarihi (Short Histroy of the Present); Başörtüsü: Sınırsız Dünyanın Yeni Sınırı (Headscarf: Border of a Borderless World); Yeni İnsan: Kaderle Tasarım Arasında (New Human: Between Destiny and Design); Dijital Çağda Müslüman Kalmak (Being Muslim in the Digital Age-2016).