Shireen A. Amin was born in Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq(1/12/1977). She received the BSc. degree in biology from the University of Salahaddin, Education college Erbil, Iraq in 1999, the M.Sc. degree in plant physiology from salahaddin University, Education college in 2002 .Her first employment was in 2002 as Assistant Lecturer in the College of Science/ University of Salahaddin. She started for PhD in Almustansiriyah University in 2003-2007. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology.