Mehran served as Assessor for the Dubai Quality Award program since 2007. He has been actively involved in a number of research and benchmarking projects such as UAE Service Excellence Program (2007-2012). Dr. Doulat serves as the Editorial Board member and Associate Editor/Reviewer for several referred academic journals. He has also been nominated and received several awards for his research contributions including “the IEEE Outstanding Publication Award” in 2012 and 2013, “the IEOM Best Paper Award” in 2015 and 2018, “UOW Outstanding Alumni Award in Research and Innovation” in 2016 and “IEOM Outstanding Service Award” in 2018.