Niloufar Sadeghi was born in Tehran, Iran, in December 1994. She received her Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Alzahra. Subsequently, she received her Master's degree in Industrial Engineering from the Sharif University of Technology in 2020. She worked as a teaching assistant for the Supply Chain Management course. Her Master thesis title was “Improving Outpatient Appointment System using Machine Learning algorithms and Simulation,” and descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analysis was used to show the efficiency of data-driven decision making. In September 2020, Niloufar joined the Operations Management track of the Center of Doctoral Studies in Business at GESS.