Centre for Persian and Iranian Studies

Members/Associates

Michael Axworthy teaches Persian and Middle East History and is the Director of the Centre for Persian and Iranian Studies

Siam Bhayro is Lecturer in Early Jewish Studies at the College of Humanities.

C. Edmund Bosworth was Professor of Arabic Studies at Manchester University and is now Visiting Professor at the IAIS.

Robert Gleave is Professor of Arabic Studies.

Leonard Lewisohn is Senior Lecturer in Persian.

Lynette Mitchell is Senior Lecturer in Classics and Ancient History at the College of Humanities.

Ali Mossadegh is Lecturer in Persian at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies.

James Onley is Senior Lecturer in Middle East History and Director of the Gulf Studies Programme.

Sajjad Rizvi is Associate Professor of Islamic Intellectual History

Luciano Zaccara is Honorary Research Fellow