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Aydin Teker is a choreographer and dance Instructor who graduated from Ankara State Conservatory in 1973 and joined Ankara State Opera and Ballet as a dancer. In 1976 she got a scholarship and first went to London and then to the USA. She received her B.F.A. and M.F.A. from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. In 1982 she came back to Turkey and started working as a Modern dance Instructor and choreographer at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts  University, State Conservatory. In 1993 she received her Diploma of Adequacy (equivalent of doctorate degree) and in 2001 the title of professor.1993 she received a Fulbright research scholarship and went to New York again for a year to explore new developments on somatic theories. Her choreographies has been seen in such places as USA, Belgium, Scotland, Poland, Denmark, England, Switzerland, France, Portuguese, Holland, Germany, Italy, Canada,  Singapore and throughout Turkey, One of her works “Density” got a special award at the 22. Zurich Theaterspektakel. Aydın Teker is the head of the Modern Dance Department of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul.