Areej has an M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Computer Science (both Summa Cum Laude) from The University of Haifa. In her Masters studies, Areej researched Probabilistic Algorithms, and in particular Property Testing under the supervision of Prof. Ilan Newman and Dr. Yuri Rabinovich. Areej’s interests lie in several aspects of Computer Science, including Algorithms and Complexity. Areej won multiple awards and scholarships, including the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Women in Technology.