Shirin's role is to bridge research capabilities across Monash faculties and research centres, to develop interdisciplinary projects aligned with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals. She has a strong interdisciplinary background, with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Tehran (Iran), a master’s degree in civil engineering from Delft University of Technology (the Netherlands), and a PhD in infrastructure planning and environmental sociology from Monash. Throughout her career in the private sector and in academia, Shirin has worked closely with industries, government agencies and academics across Australia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
Shirin Malekpour's Articles
Taking the guesswork out of predictions
We need to move past biased, opaque models for energy policies.
Embracing transformation for a sustainable future
Our business-as-usual plan won't be enough to achieve the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.