Tereza Varnalı is a Turkish Jewish scientist and academic administrator. She was born on March 26, 1957 in Istanbul. In 1986 she was awarded a Ph.D. from Bosphorous University. Since 1986 she has been a member of the Chemistry Department of Bosphorous University, specializing in organic chemistry, computational chemistry, and molecular modeling. In 1998 she was promoted to the rank of full professor.
Curriculum vitae on Boğaziçi University website: www.chem.boun.edu.tr/personal/terezavarnali/cv.htm.