Born in 1954, Güner Ulak graduated from Diyarbakır Maarif College in 1972. She received her undergraduate degree from Istanbul University Faculty of Pharmacy in 1977. She completed her doctorate in 1983 at Dicle University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Pharmacology and worked as a Medical Pharmacology specialist. She became Assistant Professor in 1986 and Associate Professor of Medical Pharmacology in 1991. She served as the Head of the Department of Pharmacology at Dicle University Faculty of Medicine between 1994-1995, and the Head of the Department of Medical Pharmacology at Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine between 1997-2018. ULAK, who received the title of Professor from Kocaeli University in 1997, works as a Professor in the Department of Medical Pharmacology at Üsküdar University Faculty of Medicine.