Saturday, 23 September 2017

 Dr. Ali shariati Faculty of Letters & Humanities

 faculty intro

Overview and History

 Aiming to provide highly-skilled and expert human resources, Dr. Ali Shariati Faculty of Letters and Humanities was founded in 1955, with the establishment of the Department of Persian Language and Literature as its first department. Other departments including the departments of English Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Geography, History, and Linguistics were founded shortly afterwards.

Prospective students have been admitted into the M.A. and Ph.D. programs in Persian Language and Literature since 1970 and 1976, respectively, with the first Ph.D. candidate in Persian Language and Literature graduating in 1983.

Currently, the Faculty comprises 9 independent departments and 8 undergraduate program disciplines. Besides, this Faculty has 100 academic staff (12 professors, 31 associate professors, 48 assistant professors, and 9 lecturers), 12educational officers, and 48 staff along with nearly 3000 undergraduate and graduate students.

 At present, the following departments of the Faculty offer programs to B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. students:

  • Arabic Language & Literature

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

  • English Language & Literature

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

  • Persian Language & Literature

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

  • French Language & Literature 
  •  
  • B.A./ M.A.

  • Russian Language & Literatur 

B.A.

  • Linguistics  

M.A./ Ph.D.

  • Social Science  

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

  • History  

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

  • Geography  

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

 

Faculty’s List of Majors and Disciplines

Major/Discipline

Academic Degree

History

B.A.

Iran’s Islamic History

M.A.

Iran’s Ancient History

History of Shi'ism

History of Iran after Islam

Ph.D.

Geography- Urban Planning

M.A./ Ph.D.

Urban Planning

M.A.

Improvement and Renovation of the Worn out Textures

Political Geography

Rural Planning (Physical Planning)

Rural Planning (Rural Development Administration)

Geography- Management of Urban Affairs

Geography- Urban Climatology

Geography- Synoptic Climatology

Geomorphology (Hydro-Geomorphology in Urban Planning)

Geography- Urban Planning

Geomorphology (Environmental Management)

Ph.D.

Rural Planning (Planning the Preparation of Environmental Quality in Rural Areas)

Urban Planning

English Language & Literature

B.A./ M.A.

English Language & Literature- English Language Teaching

M.A./ Ph.D.

English Language & Literature- English Language Translation

M.A./ Ph.D.

Russian Language- Russian Language Translation

B.A.

Arabic Language & Literature

B.A./ M.A./ Ph.D.

Arabic Language Translation

M.A.

Persian Language & Literature

B.A.

Persian Language & Literature

M.A.

Persian Language & Literature- Comparative Literature

Persian Language & Literature

Ph.D.

Persian Language & Literature- Mystical Literature

Persian Language & Literature- Epic Literature

French Language & Literature- French Language Translation

B.A./ M.A.

General Linguistics- Teaching Persian as a Foreign Language

M.A.

General Linguistics

M.A./ Ph.D.

Social Sciences- Social Researcher

B.A.

Social Sciences- Social Science Research

M.A.

Social Sciences- Development and Economic Sociology

Ph.D.

 

Number of Faculty Members

Academic Department

Professor

Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

Instructor

Total

History

-

4

5

1

10

Geography

1

9

8

-

18

English Language & Literature

2

5

8

3

18

Russian Language & Literature

-

-

3

-

3

Arabic Language & Literature

2

5

3

-

10

Persian Language & Literature

4

5

9

-

18

French Language & Literature

-

1

5

2

7

Linguistics

-

4

3

-

11

Social Sciences

2

2

6

1

9

 

Past Vice Deans for Academic Affairs

Years of Tenure

Academic Rank

Name

1974-1975

Professor

Dr. Abbas Saeedi Rezvani

1975-1978

Associate Professor

Dr. Marzieh Samii

1983-1990

Professor

Dr. Mehdi Meshkatodini

1990-1992

Assistant Professor

Dr. Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli

1992-1996

Professor

Dr. Mehdi Meshkatodini

1996-2001

Instructor

Dr. Hamed Moghadam Rafati

2001-2005

Associate Professor

Dr. Ali Seylanian Toosi

2005-2008

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mohammad Rahim Rahnama

2008-2009

Assistant Professor

Dr. Seyed Reza Hosseinzadeh

2009-2013

Assistant Professor

Dr. Hamid Shayan

2013-Present

Associate Professor

Dr. Abdollah Radmard

 

Past Vice Deans for Research & Technology

Years of Tenure

Academic Rank

Name

1991-1993

Assistant Professor

Dr. Masood Farnood

1993-1996

Professor

Dr. Mohammad Jafar Yahaghi

1996-2001

Associate Professor

Dr. Seyed Hassan Motiee Langeroodi

2001-2004

Assistant Professor

Dr. Behzad Ghonsooli

2004-2006

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mohammad Taghi Imanpoor

2006-2014

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mohsen Noghani

2014-Present

Professor

Dr. Reza Pishghadam

 

Past Vice Deans for Finance

Academic Rank

Name

Professor

Dr. Ebrahim Shakoorzadeh

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mohammad Javid Sabaghian

Instructor

Hossein Behravan

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mohammad Ali Ahmadian

Instructor

Gholam Hossein Khavari

Assistant Professor

Dr. Behzad Ghonsooli

Instructor

Dr. Ali Asghar Moosavi

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ali Yousofi

Assistant Professor

Dr. Hamid Shayan

Assistant Professor

Dr. Hadi Azami

 

Past Deans of the Faculty

Years of Tenure

Academic Rank

Name

1955-1964

Professor

Dr. Ali Akbar Fayyaz

1964-1968

Professor

Dr. Ahmad Ali Rajaee

1968-1974

Professor

Dr. Jalal Matini

1974-1977

Professor

Dr. abbas Saeedi Rezvani

1977-1979

Professor

Dr. Javad Hadidi

1979-1981

Associate Professor

Dr. Reza Zomorrodian

1981-1990

Professor

Dr. Kazem Khajavian

1990-1990

Assistant Professor

Dr. Seyed Hossein Fatemi

1990-1997

Professor

Dr. Mohammad Mehdi Rokni Yazdi

1997-1998

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ali Montazemi

1998-2001

Professor

Dr. Mehdi Meshkatodini

2001-2004

Assistant Professor

Dr. Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemi

2004-2007

Assistant Professor

Dr. Seyed Abas Mohammadzadeh Rezaee

2007-2009

Assistant Professor

Dr. Hadi Vakili

2009-2013

Associate Professor

Dr. Abas Talebzadeh Shooshtari

2013-Present

Associate Professor

Dr. Mohammad Rahim Rahnama