Mehrzad Boroujerdi

Professor, Political Science

Mehrzad Boroujerdi

Contact Information
mborouje@maxwell.syr.edu

310A Maxwell Hall
(315) 443-5877
Curriculum Vitae
Mehrzad Boroujerdi

Provost Faculty Fellow for Internationalization (2015-2017)
O’Hanley Faculty Scholar (2014-present)

Degree

Ph.D., American University, 1990

Specialties

Comparative politics, Middle Eastern politics, political elites

Personal Website

http://mborouje.expressions.syr.edu

Courses

 Politics of the Middle East

International Relations of the Middle East

Politics of Iran

Representations of the Middle East

Publications

PostrevolutionaryIran: APoliticalHandbook, with Kourosh Rahimkhani (Syracuse University Press, 2018)

Mirror for the Muslim Prince: Islam and Theory of Statecraft, ed. Mehrzad Boroujerdi. Syracuse University Press, 2013.

Tarashidam, Parastidam, Shikastam [I Carved, Worshiped and Shattered: Essays on Iranian Politics and Identity]. Tehran: Nashr-e Negah-e Mo`aser, 2010.

Iranian Intellectuals and the West: The Tormented Triumph of Nativism. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1996.





Research Interests

My general interests are in the areas of Middle Eastern politics and intellectual history.

Research Projects

I have recently started work on a biographical study that deals with the 1979 Iranian Revolution.