Maryam Hosseinkhah is an Iranian journalist and human rights activist. Maryam was an active member and one of the founders of the Campaign for Equality in Iran. She has worked as a member of the editorial team of several women's rights websites and Iranian newspapers, as well as a freelance journalist with BBC Persian and Radio Zamaneh. She earned her Masters Degree from the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Studies at University of Dublin, Trinity College. Her thesis was entitled: The Death Penalty and Islamic Law: A Study of Women’s Executions in Iran.