Hossein received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees both in Mechanical Engineering from Isfahan University of Technology and Amirkabir University of Technology, respectively. Currently, he is a Ph.D. candidate at McGill University, where his research is focused on the mechanobiological behavior of fibrous composite hydrogels for tissue engineering applications. He joined the Zhang lab in August 2019 as a visiting student working on 3D bioprinting.