Maryam Jami is a graduate of Herat University, School of Law and Political Science. She has served as the Secretary of Board of Directors at Afghanistan Law, Sharia, and Political Science Professors’ Association (ALSPA) since January 2020. She has worked with International Bridges to Justice (IBJ), Organization for Policy Research and Development Studies (DROPS) and Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS). She is currently the editor of Human Rights Law and Policy Review (HRLPR). Maryam is, at the same time, an independent researcher. Her area of research includes Human Rights, International and Comparative Law, War and Peace Studies and International Relations.