Expert: Alexander Azadgan
Alexander Azadgan is a multi-awarded professor of Strategic Global Management & International Political Economy. He is also a senior geopolitical analyst with Iran’s Press TV, Russia’s Radio Sputnik (English & Persian desk) as well as other alternative global radio & TV outlets. He also appears on China’s CCTV & Turkey’s TRT World. He comments on a wide variety of international relations, geo-socio-economic, cultural, religious & strategic geopolitical issues, especially those pertaining to the Middle East, East Asia, Eurasia, Europe & North America regions.
Professor Azadgan is also a regular senior guest lecturer with several cutting-edge Iranian think-tanks & NGOs such as the Institute of Humanities & Cultural Studies (IHCS), Caucasus Studies Institute (CSI), Association for Defending Victims of Terrorism (ADVT), Iranian Institute for European & American Studies (Iran-EURICA), Andeesheh Sazaneh Noor (a think-tank associated with the Iranian Parliament), and Tooloo-eh Hagh (a think-tank associated with Iran’s prestigious Sharif University), just to name a few. He is also a staff writer with Russia’s Katehon and Geopolitica think-tank and is the Editor-at-Large with ImperiaNews.com. In addition, he is a regular keynote speaker at major international conferences & symposiums.
Professor Azadgan speaks five languages, fluent in three, and has written over 200 peer-reviewed, academic articles, commentaries & op-ed pieces. He has also won numerous teaching awards, including the prestigious “Influential Educator Recognition Award” at UCI (University of California Irvine). Professor Azadgan is an American of Iranian descent and is based in Laguna Beach, California, USA.