Imam Sadiq University
Dr. Mohammadhasan Khani
Short Bio:
Dr. Mohammad Hassan KHANI is an Associate Professor and the Head of Department of International Relations at Imam Sadiq University (ISU) in Tehran. He received his PhD in peace studies & international relations from Bradford University in England, and completed his master’s and bachelor’s degrees in political science and Islamic studies at ISU. During his academic career he has acted as Head of Department, Deputy Dean of Faculty, and Director-General of Research Affairs at ISU. He has also been teaching as a guest-lecturer at other Iranian universities including Tehran University and School of International Relations. In 2016 he joined the Global Challenges Fellowship Program as a Senior Fellow hosted by Institute for Advanced Study at Central European University in Budapest and Global Public Policy Institute in Berlin. He is a member of editorial board of many academic peer-reviewed journals including Eurasia Studies Quarterly, Islamic Political Thought Quarterly, and Islam and the Contemporary World Quarterly. He is a founding member of Iranian Political Science Association and also a member of Iranian International Relations Association. His research interests include areas such as Theories of International Relations, Iranian Politics & Foreign Policy, International Organizations, Regional Integration and Regionalism, Middle East, and Central Asia. He is the author of numerous books, chapters in books, and academic papers in Persian and English. His views and analyses on regional and international affairs have been reflected in form of articles in, and interviews with: Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Reuters, NPR, ABC News, CNN, BBC World, Russia Today, China Central TV, Press TV, Sahar TV, Al-Aalam, Japan Times, Al-Ahram, As-Safir, Hurriyet, and many Iranian academic journals, weekly magazines & daily newspapers.
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