Golrokh Heydarian has a Master of Sustainable Development from Macquarie University in Sydney and Master of Urban Design from Azad University. She worked as an Urban Planning Analyst at the City of Sydney Council to analyze statistical and spatial patterns including population, density of employment and business types and spatial use within the LGA. Her role was involved with research on Residential Apartments Sustainability Plan to identify new strategies to achieve better environmental performance within the residential apartment community. Sustainable Development goals are her passion and she believes this will be achieved through education and raising public awareness.
As a researcher in T-Lab program at TUIC, Golrokh is conducting an investigation on environmental sustainability and urban resilience. The outcome of her research is going to get published as an issue of TUIC101 series, entitled "101 Citizen-Driven Acts Towards Sustainability of the Environment".