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Mehrzad Boroujerdi

Professor and Chair, Political Science

Mehrzad Boroujerdi

Contact Information
mboroujerdi@maxwell.syr.edu

100D Eggers Hall
(315) 443-5877

Provost Faculty Fellow for Internationalization
O’Hanley Faculty Scholar

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

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 am currently engaged in a large scale study of political elite in post-revolutionary Iran.