Marlin Yousif Aziz was born in Ankawa, Erbil, Iraq in 1983. She received the BSc. degree (with honors) in chemistry and MSc. degree in Organic chemistry from Salahaddin University-Erbil, Iraq, in 2005 & 2011, respectively. 

Since 2012, she has held lecturing positions at Salahaddin University for the undergraduate students of chemistry. Her main areas of research interest are synthesis and characterization of newly organic compounds and their biological activities  with 2 publications.