Welcome New DWA Faculty Huss Banai
Hussein Banai will be joining the faculty at Oxy in the fall of 2012 as assistant professor in the Department of Diplomacy and World Affairs.
Currently, he is a research affiliate at the Center for International Studies, MIT, and a visiting scholar at the Political Theory Project at Brown University. He earned his doctorate in Political Science from Brown University in 2011, his MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 2005, and his BA (with Honors) from York University in 2003. His research interests lie at the intersection of international relations and political theory with special focus on democratic politics in the modern Middle East. He is a co-author of a forthcoming book on US-Iran relations entitled Becoming Enemies: U.S.-Iran Relations During the Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988 (Rowman & Littlefield) and has published on topics in diplomacy, democratic theory, and contemporary Iranian politics.
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