Stanford Experts

Abbas Milani

Title:
Director of Iranian Studies

Email:
amilani@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-1754

Website:
http://abbasmilani.stanford.edu/

Description

Abbas Milani has been one of the founding co-directors of the Iran Democracy Project and a research fellow at the Hoover Institution. His expertise is U.S.-Iran relations as well as Iranian cultural, political, and security issues. Until 1986, he taught at Tehran University’s Faculty of Law and Political Science, where he was also a member of the Board of Directors of the university’s Center for International Relations. He is the author of The Shah (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011).