Gulzar is originally from Kurdistan-Iraq. She earned a BA in Sociology in 2011 from the University of Sulaimani. She traveled to the United States on December 2014 where she got her MA in Sociology 2017, from Ball State University. Her thesis research is titled “The Impact of Religious Beliefs on Attitudes Towards Body Organ Donation After Death”. Currently, she is a Ph.D. student at West Virginia University. Her specialty area will be culture because she is interested in learning about hidden cultural factors that drive societies into different directions.