Maryam holds a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master's degree in Supply Chain and Logistic Engineering from Amirkabir University of Technology. Maryam graduated with a high distinction GPA and was selected as an outstanding graduate. Maryam has also provided consultancy services to companies in various industries including Food and Beverage, Oil and Gas, Freight Forwarding and Machinery. She has been highly engaged in consulting services around supply chain management in Australia which has developed her analytical skills in design and management of robust and sustainable supply chains. Maryam commenced as a PhD candidate with the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies in July 2017 under the supervision of Professor Behnam Fahimnia and Dr Andrew Collins. She is the recipient of the Industry Partnered Scholarship. Her research focuses on behavioral decision-making in supply chain and operations management.