Mehran Kamrava

Dr. Mehran Kamrava

Professor of Government at Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q)

Academia | Comparative Politics | Political Development | Middle Eastern Politics
AffiliationGeorgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q)
LanguagesEnglish, Farsi

Dr. Mehran Kamrava is a professor of government at Georgetown University Qatar, where he teaches comparative politics, political development, and Middle Eastern politics.

Dr. Kamrava is the author of a number of journal articles and books, including, most recently, A Concise History of Revolution (Cambridge University Press, 2020), Troubled Waters: Insecurity in the Persian Gulf (Cornell University Press, 2018) and Inside the Arab State (Oxford University Press, 2018).

Dr. Kamrava is the Series Editor for the "Contemporary Issues in the Middle East" series of Syracuse University Press, and the "Iran and the World" series at Hurst Publishers and Oxford University Press.

Dr. Kamrava holds a Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge.