Dr. Soroor Khorramdel studied Agroecology as a Faculty member at the College of Agriculture, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran since 2012. She received her PhD degree in 2012 at the same University. Her research interests are biodiversity, and low external input and sustainable management of agroecosystems. She has published seven books/chapters (4 in Persian and 3 in English), 16 papers in English, and some in Persian in International and national journals, respectively. She has also cooperated in the implementation of an international project with The Centre for Sustainable Development and Environment (Cenesta) and Bioversity International. She completed the R software training course with two university professors (Dr. Alemu Tolemariam and Dr. Yohannes Gedamu).