Mehdi Hashemi

Mehdi Hashemi

Area:
International relations; comparative politics

Supervisor:
Dr. Scott Watson

Contact:

Mehdi is currently working towards a PhD in political science with a focus in international relations and comparative politics. He holds a BA from the Azad University of Tehran and an MA in Political Science from the University of Victoria. His work is focused on forced migration as well as construction and implications of refugee crisis. His other research interests include international security, Islamic movements, radicalization, and foreign fighter recruitment.