CISSM Global Forum | "Understanding Iranian Political Protest"

Thursday, February 1, 2018 -
12:00 to 13:15
Ebrahim Mohseni
Assistant Professor, University of Tehran and CISSM Research Associate

Ebrahim Mohseni is an Assistant Professor on the Faculty of World Studies at the University of Tehran, a Senior Analyst at the University of Tehran Center for Public Opinion Research, and a Research Associate at CISSM. Mohseni has been studying Iranian public opinion on key national and international issues since 2006. Before joining CISSM, he was a Research Associate at the Program on International Policy Attitudes (PIPA) where he, along with other senior staff, conducted in-depth surveys on issues of international significance in more than 40 countries, including Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Indonesia, Egypt, Morocco, the United States, Russia, China, and EU member countries. Mohseni is also the co-author of “People and the Tenth Election,” which investigates Iranian voting behavior in the tenth presidential election of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Mohseni defended his PhD dissertation in June 2014, has a Masters of Public Policy and a Graduate Certificate in Intelligence Analysis from the University of Maryland. He also has bachelors degrees in Political Science and in Economics.


The CISSM Global Forum is held from 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm  in 1203 Van Munching Hall College Park, MD 20742. It is open to the public (no RSVPs required) and is supported by the Yamamoto-Scheffelin Endowment for Policy Research. For further information about the CISSM Global Forum contact cissm@umd.edu.