My life purpose is to empower women to build a more peaceful, and prosperous society. I am Affiliated Faculty at George Mason University, Center for Women and Gender Studies, Founder, and President of Women's E-Learning in Leadership, WELL-Organization, (nonprofit organization) I was a post-doctoral fellowship at Harvard University, Center for Middle Eastern Studies. I was a visiting scholar at the University of Maryland’s Center for Persian studies and the Department of Women’s Studies, conducting research on Iranian women’s movements for gender equality. I got my PhD in social sciences from Roskilde University in Denmark and my Master is in Political Sciences from University of Copenhagen, Denmark. I was was elected as a board member in a number of organizations in Denmark, such as the Danish National Women Council and the UN- Association of Denmark, Danish Council for European Policy and Danish National Council for Human Rights.