MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Dr. Seyed Ali Alavi

Dr Seyed Ali Alavi is the Author of Iran and Palestine published by Routledge in 2019. He is a Teaching Fellow at department of Politics and Interntional Studies, SOAS, University of London. His expertise is on the Politics and Religion with the focus on Iraq, Iran, Syria and Turkey.

Doctorate, SOAS, University of London
Current or most recent Employer

Teaching Fellow

SOAS, University of London
Time in Post - 3

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise

Iran, Iraq,

Disciplinary or professional background

Political science


Arabic (Spoken), Arabic (Written), English (Spoken), English (Written), English (Primary Writing Language), Other* (Spoken),
Other *Farsi

Contact Info


SOAD, University of London
Social Media

@AlaviLondon (Twitter)

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Conflict & Security

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Conflict & Security


Academic publications

Academic conferences



Policy Briefs
Briefing UNICEF Director

Consultancy Reports
Briefing Ambassadors