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Professor Ali Ansari

Professor, School of History (Middle East)


Areas of expertise: development of the Iranian state; ideology, myth and nation building; social and intellectual history; Iran and the West

Research profile

Associated posts

RSE Honour for St Andrews academics

Five St Andrews academics join the Royal Society of Edinburgh

8 March 2016Awards

Graduation address

Professor Ali Ansari

30 November 2015University news

Laureation address – Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters

23 June 2010Awards

Recording the truth in Iran

First chance to view new exhibition of work by famed photojournalist.

4 June 2008University news

Areas of expertise

Iran and the West Iranian stat and ideology


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