Editorial Board



Mohammad Reza Majidi

Associate Professor, University of Tehran, Faculty of Law and Political Science Secretary of the Expediency Council

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 A Study of the Evolution of Religiosity in Western European Societies from the 1980s to 2010. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Talkhabi Majid (2021)., Religious Studies (Pajouheshha-ye-Adyani, 8(16), 256-281.

  1. 2. Future scenarios of Islam and Muslims in Western Europe. Majidi Mohammad Reza, خانی آرانی الهه, Abdollahi Mohammad (2021)., Islamic Revolution Studies, 17(63), 33ـ 54.

    3.  Religious cinema and the transfer of religious and revolutionary values to future generations. Bahreini Nasrin, Majidi Mohammad Reza, Hosein Zadeh Mohammad Ali (2019)., Journal of Contemporary Research on Islamic Revolution, 1(1), 93-116.

    4.  SILK ROAD AND CULTURAL IRAN; CONCEPTS FOR REGIONAL INTEGRATION IN WEST ASIA. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Dehghanian Farashah Mohammad Hussein (2017)., politics, 47(3), 753-771.

    5.  The Role of Common Cultural Heritages in the Convergence between Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Sooranari Hossein (2016)., Central Eurasia Studies, نهم(2), 341-360.

    6.  THE RISE OF RADICAL RIGHT PARTIES IN EUROPE: CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Hatamzadeh Azizolah (2016)., politics, 46(2), 441-455.

    7.  The rise of radical right parties in Europe: Causes and consequences. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Hatamzade Azizollah (2016)., politics, 46/ تابستان 95(2), 441.

    8.  La diplomatie parlementaire de l’Iran et de la France. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Jozaghi Zahra (2016)., GéostratégiquesAcadémie de Géopolitique de Paris ISSN 1963-0867, 47(47), 147.

    9.  l’Islam et la société civile en Asie de l’Ouest Cas de figure : la République islamique d’Iran. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2016)., GéostratégiquesAcadémie de Géopolitique de Paris ISSN 1963-0867, 46(46), -.

    10.  Theoretical perspectives on the role of identity in international politics. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Azimi Etemadi Mohsen (2015)., politics, 45/ بهار 94(1), 209.

    11.  THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES ON THE ROLE OF IDENTITY IN INTERNATIONAL POLITICS. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Azimi Etemadi Mohsen (2015)., politics, 45(1), 209-227.

    12.  Societal Discrimination against Muslims in Europe: Racism and Political Opportunities. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Sadeghi Mohammad Mehdi (2014)., The Quarterly Journal of Political Studies of Islamic World, 8(2), 129-149.

    13.  A study of the role of political and security factors in the policy-making of Iranian NGOs. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Hamisi Morteza (2013)., politics, 43(3), 16.

    14.  the role of politics &. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2013)., politics, 43(3), 45.

    15.  south. Majidi Mohammad Reza, زحمت کش حسین (2013)., pajouhesh haye enghelab eslami, 2(5), 125.

    16.  EU relations with emerging powers; Challenges and differences. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Samoodi Ali Reza (2013)., studies of international relations journal, 6(22), 71-98.

    17.  Saudi Arabia will to power. Majidi Mohammad Reza,  محمدمهدی صادقی (2012)., Foreign Relations, 4(1), 113-148.

    18.  foreign tourism policy in Iran. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2011)., politics, -(---), -.



 Islamic Republic of Iran Cultural Diplomacy. Doust Mohammadi Ahmad, Majidi Mohammad Reza, Rajabi Mohammad, Asari Ahmadreza (2016).

  1. 2. Why Europe? : Problems of culture and identity. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2016).

    3.  Islamophobia in the West. Majidi Mohammad Reza,  محمدمهدی صادقی (2014).

    4.  Abdolali Birjandi's Active Life and Scientific Achievements. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2014).

    5.  The role of Silk Road in the rapprochement. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2014).

    6.  The role of Muslim Women in the development of societies. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2014).

    7.  foreign politic,. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Samoodi Ali Reza (2013).

    8.  Intercultural Dialogue in the 21st Century: what Role for Unesco?. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2013).

    9.  ethics in science. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2012).

    10.  The Role of Sibuyeh and his linguistic approach in the rapprochement of cultures. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2012).

    11.  Ethics In Science. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2012).

    12.  The Role of Islam in the Rapprochement of Cultures. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2011).

    13.  The constitution of the I.R. of Iran. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2011).

    14.  Human Security in West Asia. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2010).

    15.  Human Security in West Asia. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2010).

    16.  The Life and Thought of Seyyed Jamal-Ed-Din Assadabadi. Majidi Mohammad Reza, دهشیری محمدرضا (2009).

    17.  Western asia. Majidi Mohammad Reza,  عزت الله عزتی, Saeid Abadi Mohammad Reza (2009).



 epistemological elements of the eurocentric definition. Majidi Mohammad Reza, زحمت کش حسین (2011)., Regional studies: Iranian Approach, 5 January, Tehran, Iran.

  1. 2. Iranian approach to Regional studies: possible or impossible. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2011)., Regional studies: Iranian Approach, 5 January, Tehran, Iran.

    3.  critical approach to the definitions of regions. Majidi Mohammad Reza, صادقی مهدی (2011)., Regional studies: Iranian Approach, 5 January, Tehran, Iran.

    4.  West Asia , Iran and Culural Rapprochement. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2010)., Cultural Rapprochement:Islamic-Iranian Approach, 25 December, Iran.

    5.  cultural regionalism:the departure point for integration in West Asia. Majidi Mohammad Reza, Sadeghi Mehdi (2010)., multiculturalism and global community, 24-26 July, Tehran, Iran.

    6.  Nourouz and Rapprochement of cultures. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2010)., The Role of Nowrouz in the Rapprochement of cultures and the promotion of the Culture of Peace, 31 March, Paris, France.

    7.  Mawlana and the Perfect Human Being. Majidi Mohammad Reza (2007)., Celebration of Mawlana Jala-ud-Din Balkhi-Rumi, 6 September, Paris, France.


Seyyed Mohammad Kazem Sajjadpour

Professor, University of Tehran faculty of world studies, university of Tehran, Tehran, Iran


Scientific and research responsibilities

1.Professor of all international relations and the School of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2.Director of the Department of Diplomacy and International Organizations, Faculty of International Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2017-2017

3.Editor of the Journal of Foreign Relations

4.Editor of Iranian Scientific Journal of Foreign Affairs

5.Former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Iranian Political Science Association


1.1382-1383Former Ambassador to the United Nations Office at Europe

 2.1378-1386Former Director General of the Office of Political and International Studies

 3.1392-1395Adviser to the Minister for Strategic Affairs 

4.From July 2016 - December 2017Head of the International Education and Research Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

5.February 2017 so farHead of the Center for Political and International Studies

Deputy Editor

Alireza Samoudi

Regional Studies (European Studies) Faculty of Law and Political Science, University of Tehran


Editorial Board

Gulshan Dietl

Professor Jawaharlal Nehru University



1.Professor at the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University

2. Director of the Gulf Studies Programme, Jawaharlal Nehru University

3.Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at the Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, New York (1993-94)

4.Guest Research Fellow at the Copenhagen Peace Research Institute (1998-99)

5.Visiting Professor at the Fondation de la Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris (2008)

6.Visiting Professor at the University of Southern Denmark (2010)



1.The Dulles Era: America Enters West Asia (Lancer International, New Delhi, 1985)

2.Through Two Wars and Beyond: A Study of the Gulf Cooperation Council (Lancer Books, New Delhi, 1991)

3.Saudi Arabia: People, Politics and Policies (National Book Trust, New Delhi, 2006)

4.Contemporary Saudi Arabia and the Emerging Indo-Saudi Relations ( Shipra Publications, New Delhi, 2007; Co-edited)

5.Democracy and Democratization in the Gulf (Shipra Publications, 2010; Edited).

Mohiaddin Mesbahi

Professor, Florida International University Florida International University, world politics



2007-Present: Director (Founding) Middle East Studies Center (MESC), Florida International University

2004-2007, Director of Middle East-Central Asia Program, Florida International University

1997-2000, Co-Chair, Asian Studies, Florida International University

1995-Present Associate Professor of International Relations, Department of Politics and International Relations, Florida International University, Miami

1989-1994 Assistant Professor of International Relations, Department of International Relations, Florida International University, Miami.

1986-1987 Adjunct Professor of International Relations, Department of International Relations, Florida International University, Miami. 2

1986-1987 Adjunct Professor at the Graduate School of International Studies, University of Miami, Coral Gables. 1986-1987 Fellow, Soviet and East European Institute, Graduate School of International Studies, University of Miami, Coral Gables



Book In Progress

-manuscript on “Iran’s Security and Foreign Policy”; this manuscript deals with a conceptual and theoretical framework of Iran’s international relations since 1979 revolution Russia and the Third World in the Post-Soviet Era, ed, (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1996).

Central Asia and the Caucasus after the Soviet Union: Domestic and International Dynamics, (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1994).


"Russia and the Muslims of the Former Soviet Union: Dynamics of Ethnicity, Religion and Security," Guest Editor: Special Issue of Central Asian Survey, Vol. 12, no. 3 (1993).


“IR Scholars and International Systems: Learning and Socialization” Journal of International Political Sociology (Vol. 30. No. 3, September, 2009)

"Iran and Central Asia: Paradigm and Policy", Central Asian Survey (Summer 2004).

"Tajikistan and the International Politics of the Islamic Factor," in Central Asian Survey (Summer 1998).

"Iran's Emerging Partnership with Russia," Middle East Insight vol. II, no. 5 (August 1995).

"Russian Foreign Policy and Security in Central Asia and the Caucasus," Central Asian Survey, Vol. 12, no. 3 (1993).

"Russia and the New Muslim States: Change or Continuity?," Central Asian Survey Vol. 12, no. 3 (1993).


  Individual Papers/ Lectures: (by invitation) Lecture on “The Modern Middle East, the Muslim World and the United States: Characteristics, and Political/Security Dynamics, Presented at University of Miami; MAIA Program; Oct 18, 2007.

Lecture on “Security Studies and International Security: Modalities of Interpretation and Analysis,” Allameh Tabatabi University, Tehran, Sept 1, 2006.

Lecture on “The Modern Middle East: Characteristics, and Political/Security Dynamics The Middle East at the Millennium”: Presented at FIU”S Board of Trustees Retreat, FIU at 50, Naipal, Florida April 20, 2007.

Lecture on“ Iran and Security Environment in Central Asia,” in Annual Conference on Security in the Middle East: From Perspectives to Dialogue, organized by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS-London), and the Nixon Center-Washington and DCAF-Geneva (Democratic Control of Armed Forces), Geneva June 23-26, 2006.

Lecture on “The US Strategy on War on Terror: Philosophy and Doctrine,” Tehran: Institute for Human Security and Peace, August, 20, 2006.

Lecture on “Iran and Central Asia,” in Search for Common Ground in the Tenth Meeting of the US-Iranian Working Group, July 14-16, 2006 , Stockholm, Sweden.

Lecture on “National Education and the September 11", National Convention on Education. Miami, November 29, 2001 Lecture on “September 11: Implication for US National Security, Florida International University, Teach In, September 20, 2001.

Lecture on “The International Security and the September 11", University of Miami, September 21,2001.

Lecture on “Russian policy towards the Gulf Crisis, presented at the Forum on the Persian Gulf Crisis”, organized by the International Relations Association, Florida International University, February 26, 1998.

Lecture on "Russian Foreign Policy in Asia," presented at the Asian Studies Lecture Seminars, Florida International University, April 9, 1998.

Lecture on "Foreign Policy of Central Asian States," presented at the Asian Studies Lecture Seminars, Florida International University, April 12, 1998. Workshop on the "Caspian Sea," Caspian Associate Inc., New York, June 1997.

Round table on "Iran's Foreign Policy in Central Asia and the Caucasus," United Nations, New York, June 1997.

Lecture on "Russian and American Approaches towards Security in Central Asia," presented at the Marshall Center for European Security, Garmish, Germany, November 1996.

Lecture on "Security and Islam in Central Asia," presented at the Marshall Center for European Security, Garmish, Germany, April 1996.

Lecture on "The Caspian Sea: Emerging Political and Economic Regimes," presented at the 36th Strategy for Peace Conference, the Stanley Foundation, Warrenton, VA, October 26, 1995.

Lecture on "Central Asian Politics and Society in post-Soviet Transition," presented at the United Nations Chapter, Miami, FL, July 1995.

Lecture on "Russia and the Islamic South," presented at the Graduate School of International Studies, University of Miami, October 22, 1993. Lecture on "The Emerging Debate in Russian Foreign Policy," presented at the Graduate School of International Studies, University of Miami, December 1992.

Lecture on "The Gulf Crisis: Implications for Superpower Relations," presented to Continuing Education, Wesley Foundation, University of Miami, December 15, 1991.

Lecture on the "Implications of the Gulf Crisis," presented to the Book Readers Guild, Eastwick Retirement Village, March 11, 1991.

Lecture on the "Islamic World and the Christian West: The Impact of the Gulf Crisis," presented to the Greater Miami Religious Coalition, February 13, 1991.

Lecture on "Soviet Policy in the Persian Gulf Crisis," presented at the Forum on the Impact of the Gulf Crisis, sponsored by the Student Government, Florida International University, January 22, 1991.

Lecture on "Islam and the Politics of the Middle East," presented at Saint Augustine Church, Miami, January 1991.

Vitaly Naumkin

moscow State University faculty of world politics


Director of the Institute of Oriental Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)

Editor-in-Chief, Vostok (ORIENS) journal (since 1998)

Professor of MSU, chair of the Faculty of Global Politics

Member, Science Council, Russian Foreign Ministry and the Russian Security Council

President, non-profit NGO Center for Strategic and Political Studies (since 1991)

Ambassador for the Alliance of Civilizations by the UN Secretary General (since 2007)

 visiting professor at the Political Science Department of the University of California, Berkeley, 2003

Mohammad Marandi

Professor, University of Tehran faculty of world studies,University of Tehran


Authored Books

Papers in International Journals


Papers in National Journals

Presented Papers in International Conferences

Presented Papers in National Conferences

Executive Activities

Jamshid Momtaz

Professor, University of Tehran Professor, faculty of law, University of Tehran




  1. 1.  Israel and The fourth Geneva Convention : On the ICJ Advisory opinion Concerning thr separation barrier. Momtaz Jamshid (2005)., Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law, 8(---), 344-355.

    2.  LA CONVENTION - CADRE DE TEHERAN SUR LA PROTECTION DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT MARIN DE LA MER CASPIENNE. Momtaz Jamshid (2005)., Annuaire Francais de Droit International, 51(51), 401-410.

    3.  . Raoofi Afshin,  سیمین عقیلی, Momtaz Jamshid, Hemat Zadeh Farhid (2004)., Journal of Veterinary Research, 59(2), 157-160.




  1. 1.  International Humanitarian Law Facing Challenges of Contemporary Armed conflicts. Shaygan Farideh, Momtaz Jamshid (2014).

    2.  حقوق بشر دوستانه بین المللی مخاصمات مسلحانه داخلی. Momtaz Jamshid, Ranjbarian Amir (2005).




1.  The Compatability of the Maritime Blockade Imposed by Israel on Gaza with International Humanitarian Law. Shaygan Farideh, Momtaz Jamshid (2013)., Developments of International Law of the Sea, Twenty Years after Entry into Force of the UNCLOS, 11-12 December, Tehran, Iran.

Mohammad Javad Zarif

Associate Professor, University of Tehran faculty of world studies



Political Advisor to the Head

Center for Strategic Research

2011 March-August

Vice-President for International Affairs

Islamic Azad University


Senior Assistant to Foreign Minister

Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative

Iranian Mission to the UN, New York


Deputy for Legal and International Affairs

Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Permanent Representative

Iranian Mission to the UN, New York


Advisor to Minister

Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Political Advisor, Counselor, Charges d`affaires  

Iranian Mission to the UN, New York

Ahmad Jansiz

International Relations Associate Professor, Faculty of Literature and Humanities, Department of Political Science, Guilan University


The consequences of Iran"s Islamic Revolution on Saudi Shiites Socio-political situation / Ahmad Jansiz & Farzaneh Rahmati / International Journal of Political Science, Vol: 7, No: 4, Winter 2017

The Role of Culture and Identity in Relations between Iran and the United States of America / Ahmad Jansiz & Samereh Fasihi Moghaddam Lakani / Asian Culture and History, Vol.7, No. 2, 2015

Conflicts in the Caucasus Region and its Effects on Regional Security Approach / Ahmad Jansiz & Mohammad Reza Khojaste / Journal of Politics and Law, Vol.8. No. 1, 2015

Seyed Amir Niakooee

International Relations Associate Professor, Faculty of Literature and HumanitiesDepartment of Political Science, Guilan University


A. English Articles Published in scientific Journals of Cambridge, Francis and Taylor etc: 

1. "Contemporary Arab Uprisings: different processes and outcomes". Japanese Journal of political science. Vol14, Issue 03, September 2013, Cambridge University Press. (ISI and Scopus)                                                                 



2. "Exploring the Crisis of the Reform Movement in Iran (1997–2005)", Japanese Journal of political science. Vol 17 , Issue 03, September 2016, Cambridge University Press (ISI and Scopus) 


3. "Foreign policy and Economic Developments: Iran Under Rafsanjani". Iranian Review of Foreign Affairs. (Isc Journal)  Fall 2014 




B. Persian Academic Books:

1. Amir Niakooee, "Arab Winter and Democracy Dilemma in the Middle East". Mokhatab Publication.Tehran. 2020                                                                                                         

2.  Amir Niakooee, "Army and Politics in the Middle East". Guilan University Press. 2014

3.  Amir Niakooee," The Anatomy of Arab revolutions", Mizan Publication, Tehran, 2012

4.  Amir Niakooee, "An introduction to globalization and political economy of Iran". Daneshjoo Publication, Tehran. 2009 


C. Books Translated From English to Persian and Published in Iran:

1. "The sword of Persia: Nader Shah, From tribal warrior to conquering tyrant".  by Michael Axworthy, 2006. Translated by Seyed Amir Niakooee and Sadegh Zibakalam   

2. "Security strategies and American world order". By Birthe Hansen, Peter Toft, and Anders Wiwel. Routledge. 2009. Translated by Seyed Amir Niakooee and Ahmad Jansiz

3. "Foreign Policy Analysis: New Approaches" By Chris Alden and Amnon Aran. Routledge. 2016. Translated by Seyed Amir Niakooee, Mehdi Zibaee and Reza Darvishi

4. "A Concise History of U.S Foreign Policy", By Joice P Kaufman. Rowman & Littlefield. 2017 Translated by Seyed Amir Niakooee, Ali Asghar Sotoudeh and  Zohreh Heidari            


D. Published Scientific Articles in Persian Journals

1. Seyed Amir Niakooee and Vida Haji, "Expansion of GCC-Israel relations: An explanation from the perspective of realism" World Politics, A Quarterly  Journal. Autumn 2020. https://interpolitics.guilan.ac.ir/article_4406_en.html

2. Mohammad Bagher Alitabar, Seyed Amir Niakooee and Ebrahim Motaghi ,Trump and the Middle East strategy of the U.S with ‎emphasis on Syrian crisis: continuation or discontinuation. World Politics, A Quarterly Journal. Autumn 2020
3. Seyed Amir Niakooee and Asghar Safari. Different Nuclear Strategies of Iran; Explanation from the viewpoint of Neoclassical Realism World Politics, A Quarterly  Journal. Summer 2017 https://interpolitics.guilan.ac.ir/article_2486_en.html
4. Seyed Amir Niakooee and Hossein Behmanesh. Iran's Security Strategy towards US Geopolitical Movements in the Middle East (2001- 2015). Winter 2014.
5. Seyed Amir Niakooee The Examination of the Reasons behind the Rise of Takfiri Groups in the Middle East (2011—2015). Winter 2016.
6. Seyed Amir Niakooee, The Examination of Security Crises in Iraq and Syria In light of Theories of Security. World Politics, A Quarterly  Journal. Spring 2015
7. Seyed Amir Niakooee, Mosen Asgarian , Iran's 20-year vision plan, regional rivals and the necessity of regionalism in Iran's foreign policy, International Relations Research Journal.  Winter 2016. http://www.iisajournals.ir/article_41991.html?lang=en
8. Amir Niakooee and Saeed Pirmohammadi, The Middle East strategy of Europe towards the United States since the Arab spring, International Relations Research Journal.  Summer 2019. http://www.iisajournals.ir/article_92480.html?lang=en
9. Amir Niakooee and Ziaoddin Sabouri, Parties and Political Cultures in Egypt (The Case Study: Islamism) International Relations Research Journal.  Spring 2011.
10. Amir Niakooee and Faramarz Mirzazadeh, Competition between powers, the geopolitics of Caspian and the national Interests of Iran,  International Relations Research Journal.  Winter 2014. http://www.iisajournals.ir/article_41942.html?lang=en
11. Davod Karimipour; Seyed Amir Niakouee; Ebrahim Motaghi, Russian energy diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific region, International Relations Research Journal. Spring 2017. http://www.iisajournals.ir/article_53576.html?lang=en
12. Seyed Amir Niakooee and Vida Haji, The effects of Arab uprisings on the relationship pattern between Iran and Turkey, International Relations Research Journal.  Winter 2018. http://www.iisajournals.ir/article_65949.html?lang=en
13. Amir Niakooee, The military coup in Egypt and Turkey: different contexts and results, International Relations Research Journal.  Summer 2016.
14. Amir Niakooee and Ali Asghar Sotoudeh, The Conflict Pattern of Regional and Global Actors In the Civil Wars of Iraq and Syria (2011-2015),  Scientific Research Journal of Rahbord.  Autumn 2016. http://rahbord.csr.ir/En-Article/139510261225515002601

15. Amir Niakooee and Saeed Pirmohammadi, Iraq’s Fragile State and Intervention of Regional and Trans-Regional Powers (2011-2018)Iranian Research Letter of International Politics , Winter 2019, https://irlip.um.ac.ir/article/view/76073

16. Aliasghar Sotoudeh, Seyed Amir Niakoee, New Security Dynamics and Turkish Transition from Balkan- Turkey Security Complex to Middle East Security Complex.  Iranian Research Letter of International Politics , Summer 2018,


17. Seyed Amir Niakooee and Saeed Pirmohammadi, Iran's Security Policy Making Towards the Middle East's Conflicts Since the Arab Spring (2011-2018), Public Policy Journal, Spring 2019. https://jppolicy.ut.ac.ir/article_71580_en.html
18. Seyed Amir Niakoee; Ali Asghar Sotodeh, The Impact of Civil Wars in Iraq and Syria on Middle East Security Complex (2011-2015),  Strategic Research of Politics, Winter 2016. https://qpss.atu.ac.ir/article_2380.html?lang=en

19. Amir Niakooee; Asgar Safari, Russia’s Behavior Model in International System: An Attempt to Access a Favorable Balance of Power (2014 – 2018), Central Asia and Caucasus  Journal. Autumn 2018. http://ca.ipisjournals.ir/article_33856.html?lang=en

20. Amir Niakooee and Ehsan Ejazi, An Analysis of the Security Crisis in Yemen: the Causes and Context, International and political research Journal. Autumn 2016. http://pir.iaush.ac.ir/article_580693.html

21. Amir Niakooee and Davod Karimipoor, Israel's Energy Diplomacy: Principles and Regional Objectives, , International and political research Journal. Spring 2015. http://pir.iaush.ac.ir/article_556113.html

22. Amir Niakooee and Amir Reza Ahmadi, "Turkey’s Position as Emerging Middle Power in the U.S. Iran Relations (with emphasis on AKP)" , A Quarterly Journal of  Political studies of Islamic World. Spring 2016. http://psiw.journals.ikiu.ac.ir/article_889.html

23. Seyyed amir Niakoee  , Danyal Rezapoor , Saman Fazeli, The Role Theory and Iran and Turkey's competion in the Middle East during the rule of the Justice and Development Party , Quarterly Journal of Political Research in Islamic World.  Spring 2018.   http://priw.ir/article-1-479-en.html

24. Amir Niakooee, "Explaining the Nature of Second Khordad Collective Action", Political Quarterly Journal. Summer 2012. https://jpq.ut.ac.ir/article_29981_en.html

25. Zanyar Abdali; Amir Niakooei, The contradiction between the two motifs of self-fate determination and sovereignty at international law Case study of Ukraine crisis and crimea separation from the country", Political Quarterly Journal. Autumn 2019.

26. Seyed Amir Niakoee , Mohsen Zamani , The Explanation of the Eleventh Cabinet Nuclear Diplomacy in Iran by Applying the Decision-making Theory of Roseanau, Studies of International Relations Journal, l, Volume:9 Issue: 33, 2016.


27. Mohsen Zamani; Seyed Amir Niakooei, A Survey on the Factors Affecting the Exit of the United States from the JCPOA , Research Letter of International Relations. Spring 2019. http://prb.iauctb.ac.ir/article_665653_en.html
28. Mostafa Karami; Amir Niakoee; Ghodrat Ahmadian, Economics and Politics in the First Decade of the Revolution and its Impact In the formation of the foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran , A Quarterly Scientific Journal on Islamic Revolution. Winter 2020. https://rjir.basu.ac.ir/article_3123.html?lang=en
29. Seyyed Amir Niakoee and Ali Asghar Sotoudeh, The strategy of Saudi Arabia against the Islamic revolution in the civil wars of Syria and Iraq, A Quarterly Scientific Journal on Islamic Revolution. Winter 2016. 
30. Seyyed Amir Niakoee and Ali Asghar Sotoudeh, " The nature of the soft power of the West against the Islamic republic of Iran in the process of Arab revolutions". A Quarterly Scientific Journal on Islamic Revolution. Summer 2014.

31. Amir Niakooee, Hossein Behmanesh, "The Opponent Actors in the Syrian Crisis: Purposes and Approaches", Quarterly Foreign Relations. Winter 2012



32. Amir Niakooee, Sajad Bahrami, "Relations between Iran and India: Opportunities and limitations", Quarterly Foreign Relations. Spring 2014.


33. Amir Niakooee, "The Sociology of Political Conflicts in Iran" , Research Letter of Political  Science.  Winter 2015. http://www.ipsajournal.ir/article_257.html?lang=en


34. Seyed Amir Niakouee, Sajad Moradi Kelardeh, "Regional Competition in Iraq", Quarterly Foreign Relations. Spring 2015. https://www.magiran.com/paper/1435671/?lang=en

35. Mostafa karami; Amir Niakoee; Reza Simbar; Ghoudratt Ahmadian, Foreign Policy of the Interim Government; An Analysis of the Perspective of Political Economy,  International Political Economy Studies Journal. Winter and Spring 2020. https://ipes.razi.ac.ir/article_1387_en.html
36. Seyed Amir Niakooee; Asgar Safari,The Role of Regional Initiatives in Transition from Unipolarity to Multipolarity System: The Case of Greater Eurasia Plan, Central Asia and Caucasus  Journal. Spring 2020. http://ca.ipisjournals.ir/article_45680.html?lang=en

37. Seyed Amir Niyakooei and Ali Ghanadi, "Foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran after the JointComprehensive Plan of Action: The Continuation of Revolutionary Balance and Identity". Islamic Revolution Research Journal. Summer 2017. http://www.roir.ir/article_62943.html?lang=en


38. Amir Reza Ahmadi Khoy, Ebrahim Mottaghi and Seyed Amir Niakoee, Strategic Ideals and Tactical Pragmatism in Iran's Middle East Policy,  International Quarterly of Geopolitics. Winter 2018. http://journal.iag.ir/issue_7942_8549.html?lang=en
39. Mohsen Asgarian; Seyed Amir Niakouee; Anooshiravan Ansari; Reza Simbar; bahador aminian jazi, The Verification Regime of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT); the possible technical and security implications of its approval for the Islamic Republic of Iran, Scientific Journal of Security Horizons. Autumn 2019.

40. Seyyed Amir Niakouei , Ali Esmaeili, Ali Asghar Sotoudeh, Explaining Iran’s Security Strategy on Syria Crisis (2011-2013), Quartery Journal of Political Research In Islamic World. Spring 2013. http://priw.ir/article-1-74-en.html


41. Seyyed Amir Niakui and Mostafa Karami, A Constructivist Perspective on Islamic Republic of Iran’s Relations with Latin America: The Case Study of Venezuela, International Relations Research Journal. Winter 2015.
42. seyed amir niakooee; ali esmaeil; ali asghar stoodeh, The Causes of Expansion of Iran- Syria Strategic Relations (2000-2011), A Quarterly Journal of  Political studies of Islamic World.Spring 2014. http://psiw.journals.ikiu.ac.ir/article_490_en.html

43. Seyed Amir Niakooee and Davod Karimipour, "The role of Energy Diplomacy to Foreign Policy; A Comparative Study of Russia & Qatar", Strategic Research of Politics, Autumn 2017. https://qpss.atu.ac.ir/article_8079.html


44. Abbas Ali tutunchi; Sadegh Zibakalam; Amir Niakoee, The roots of Obama's "policy of change" towards Iran's nuclear issue, The Islamic Revolution Approach. Autumn 2018. http://www.rahyaft.info/article_81263.html?lang=en

Seyed Mohammad Tabatabaei

International Relations Associate Professor, Faculty of Law and Politics, Allameh Tabataba'i University.


  • Tabatabaei Seyyed Mohammad, Salimi Hosein, Movahedian Ehsan. (2016). The Cyber-American Diplomacy's Impact on the Perspective of Iranian Cyberspace Users. New media studies, 2, 6
  • Tabatabaei Seyyed Mohammad, asemani hadis. (2016). Start 2" from Transaction to Power: Strategic New Strategic Interactions between the United States and Russia. Foreign Policy, 30, 1
  • Tabatabaei Seyyed Mohammad, Sadeghi Bahador. (2015). Metaphor Analysis and Discursive Cycle of Iran's Foreign Policy. 3, 73


Advisory Board

Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iran`s Minister of Foreign Affairs


Saeed Jalili

Member of Expediency Council


Kamal Kharazi

President of Strategic Council on Foreign Relations


Ahmad Vahdi

Member of Expediency Council


Hossein Amir-Abdollahian

Assistant to the Parliament Speaker on International Affairs


English Text Editor

shahireh Nozari

English literature the expert


Zeinab Ghasemi Tari

International Relations Assistant Professor, Faculty of World Politics


A House with Many Rooms: Perceptions of Lebanese Political and Intellectual Elites toward Iran

Ghasemi Tari Zeinab (2019).comma-char The First Biennial Conference on Contemporary Iranian Studies, 2019comma-char 10-11 Novembercomma-char Tehrancomma-char Iran.

Fiction and Politics of Islamophobia: A Case Study of Greg Hrbek’s Not on Fire, but Burning

Marandi Seyed Mohammad،  Ghasemi Tari Zeinab (2019).comma-char Journal of World Sociopolitical Studiescomma-char 3(3)comma-char 483-516.

Conflict Promotion or Prevention: The Role of Iranian Diaspora in Post-Revolutionary Iran-US Relations

Ghasemi Tari Zeinab (2019).comma-char Peace and Conflict Resoultioncomma-char 29-30 Aprilcomma-char Tehrancomma-char IRAN.

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