Dr. Erbaş completed his B.Sc. degree in Elementary Education at Cumhuriyet University, School of Education in 2005. He worked on the southeastern part of Turkey with first to fifth-grade students as an elementary school teacher for more than a year. Then he decided to pursue MSc. and Ph.D. degrees and applied to a scholarship program. He was awarded a scholarship by the Ministry of National Education (MONE) to pursue a graduate degree in the United States of America. In 2011, he completed his M.Sc. in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction concentrated on Elementary Education, and in 2017 his Ph.D. in Literacy, Culture, and Language Education at Indiana University Bloomington's School of Education. During his graduate studies, he concentrated on multicultural education, teacher education, qualitative research, and literacy education. In 2018, he returned to Turkey and started his academic career at Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University where he became a lecturer. In 2020, he became an assistant professor at Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University - Faculty of Education in the Department of Philosophical, Social and Historical Foundations of Education.