Last updated on: 9/23/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Mohammad Javad Zarif, PhD Biography

Title:
Iranian Foreign Minister
Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 3, 2015

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs (Iran) 2013-present
  • Political Advisor to the Head, Center for Strategic Research (Iran), 2011-2013
  • Senior Assistant to the Foreign Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Iran), 2007-2010
  • Vice President, United Nations General Assembly, 2003-2005
Education:
  • PhD, International Law and Politics, University of Denver, 1988
  • MA, International Relations, University of Denver, 1984
  • MA, International Relations, San Francisco State University, 1982
  • BA, International Relations, San Francisco State University, 1981
Other:
  • Born in Tehran, Iran, on Jan. 8, 1960