The Center for Middle Eastern Studies presents
Professor and Chair of the Political Science Department, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
Mehrzad Boroujerdi is Professor and Chair of the Political Science Department at Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. He also serves as the Provost Faculty Fellow for Internationalization as well as the O’Hanley Faculty Scholar. Boroujerdi is a past president of the International Society for Iranian Studies (2012-2014) and the founding director of the Middle Eastern Studies Program at Syracuse University (2003-2014). He is the author of Iranian Intellectuals and the West: The Tormented Triumph of Nativism (1996), and I Carved, Worshiped and Shattered: Essays on Iranian Politics and Identity [in Persian] (2010). In addition to more than thirty journal articles and book chapters in English and Persian, he is also the editor of Mirror for the Muslim Prince: Islam and Theory.
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