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Mehran Kamrava

Title

Professor/Director of the Center for International & Regional Studies at SFS-Qatar
Government

Department

Qatar
General profile

Portrait

Phone

+974 44578268

Location

GU-Q Building

Bio

Mehran Kamrava is Professor and Director of the Center for International and Regional Studies at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service in Qatar. Kamrava holds a PhD in Social and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge. He is the author of a number of journal articles and books, including, most recently, Qatar: Small State, Big Politics, The Modern Middle East: A Political History since the First World War, 3rd ed., and Iran’s Intellectual Revolution. His edited books include The International Politics of the Persian Gulf, Innovation in Islam: Traditions and Contributions, The Political Economy of the Persian Gulf, and The Nuclear Question in the Middle East.

Education

  • PhD (1989) University of Cambridge, Social and Political Sciences
  • BA (1984) California State University Northridge, Political Science and History

Languages

  • Farsi (speak, read, write)