Samira Pourkhajouei is a Research Assistant at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics, School of Computer Science & I.T., University College Cork (UCC), Ireland. She received her Ph.D. from Isfahan University of Technology, Iran in Computer Algebra in 2019. She also holds a M.Sc. degree in Mathematics from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran. During her Ph.D, she also worked as a Research Assistant at the Chair of Symbolic Computation at the University of Passau, Germany. Her current project is in the area of optimisation under preferences.