Derya Adıbelli graduated from Gülhane Military Medical Academy School of Nursing in 2006. She completed her master's degree in 2010 and her doctorate in 2014 at Atatürk University, Institute of Health Sciences, Department of Public Health Nursing. She received the title of associate professor in the field of Public Health Nursing in 2020. She worked as a nurse in various military hospitals between 2006-2014; worked at Adnan Menderes University Söke Health School between 2014-2016; and worked at Akdeniz University Kumluca Faculty of Health Sciences between 2016-2022. Since September 2022, she has been working as a faculty member at Antalya Bilim University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing. She works in the field of Public Health Nursing.