Maryam Verdian-Rizi is a researcher in graph theory. Since a young age she has been sharing her passion for mathematics through teaching. She enjoys problem solving and has received an award in an international mathematics competition. She is an advocate for incorporating real-world problems and online tools in mathematics teaching.
Verdian-Rizi holds a Ph.D. in mathematics from Simon Fraser University and a master's in mathematics from Sharif University of Technology.