Kayhan Barzegar

Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the Science and Research Branch of the Islamic Azad University in Tehran 

Kayhan Barzegar was a Research Fellow at Harvard’s Belfer Center (2007–2011), and a Post-doctorate Research Fellow at the London School of Economics (LSE) (2002–2003).

His latest publications include Political Rationality in Iranian Foreign Policy (2017); Why Trump Should Cooperate with the Iran-Russia Coalition to Defeat IS (2016); The Geopolitics of JCPOA: Iran’s Foreign Policy after the Nuclear Deal (2016); How ISIS has changed the Iran-Russia Relations (2015); How Iran Deal Could Bring Multilateralism to  Middle East (2015); To Defeat ISIS, Get Iran on Board (2015).

His latest book: Iran’s Foreign Policy in the Middle East after the Arab Spring (2015). Kayhan Barzegar is Editor-in-Chief of Discourse: An Iranian English Quarterly.