Faruk Çelik was born in Yusufeli Town of Artvin Province on January 17th, 1956. His father's name is Yaşar and his mother's name is Hedise.
He graduated from Bursa High Islamic Institute.
He is one of the founder members of Justice and Development Party.
He had been elected as a Member of Parliament from Bursa for the 21st, 22nd and 23rd terms. He had been appointed as the Minister for Work and Social Security and the Minister of State in the 60th Cabinet of Turkey. Faruk Çelik had served for the second time as the Minister for Work and Social Security during the 61st Cabinet. Presently, he has been assigned as the Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock in the 64th Government.
Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Mr. Faruk Çelik is married with 4 children.