SOAS University of London

Department of Politics and International Studies

Seyed Ali Alavi

PhD Candidate (SOAS) MSc Middle East Politics (SOAS), BA(Hons) International Politics (London), BEng Agricultural Genetic Engineering
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Overview

Seyed Ali Alavi
Department of Politics and International Studies

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Centre for Iranian Studies

PhD Student Associate Member

Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS)

PhD Student Associate Member

Name:
Mr Seyed Ali Alavi
Email address:
Address:
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
221
Office Hours:
Mondays 1pm - 2pm and 5pm - 6pm
Thesis title:
Iranian-Palestinian Relations and the broader Middle East Politics.
Year of Study:
3 (Part time)
Internal Supervisors

Biography

Seyed Ali Alavi is Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of International Politics at SOAS, University of London. He is PhD candidate and his doctoral research focuses on Iran’s Relations with Palestine in post 1979 Revolution. He completed his Masters degree in Middle East Politics at SOAS, University of London and his undergraduate studies in International politics of Europe and America in London.

Ali also holds BSc degree in Agricultural-genetic Engineering.

His interest lies in the area of International politics of the Middle east and Europe. He actively participates in media interviews on current affairs. Ali is working on the role of religion in contemporary politics and he speaks Arabic, Farsi, Kurdish, and Azeri with some understanding in Hebrew and Russian.

PhD Research

International Politics, Middle East Politics, Central European and Caucasian Politics, Agricultural Genetics and Agro-Policy, Languages

Publications

  • Book review: Hizbullah Phenomenon: Politics and Communication, review published by London Middle East magazine 2015, London

Teaching

Research

International Politics, Middle East Contemporary Affairs, Religion and Politics, Iran, Turkey and the Arab world, American, British and European Politics.