Office: Iranian Association for Sociology of Education,
No. 207 Allameh Tabatabaei Building, North Aban Street, Karimkhan Street, Tehran Iran
Tel: +9881032212, +989197790426
M.A. in Sociology, from Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, 1995
Concentration: social research
Dissertation: Relation between socioeconomic status and educational performance
among high school students in Tehran.
Advisor: Professor Mohammad Mirzai
Ph. D. in Sociology, from Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, 2010
Concentration: Sociology of Education
Dissertation: ICT, Social Capital and Educational Achievement: A Comparative
Study of Indian and Iranian Female Students
Advisor: Dr Kumool AbbiTeaching interests:
Sociology of education
Methodology of Sociology
Applying computer in social researchMain research interests:
Sociology of education
Sociology of development
Cultural and social capital
Utilized SPSS program
Survey research techniquesPublications:
Effective factors on behavior formation (focused on behavior of energy consumer),
Organization in Iran 2000. (in persian)
Ethnic Identity and national consensus,
series, number, 2, 2001. (in persian)
Culture and education, discussion about cultural capital, educational achievement
and reproduction structure of social space,
series, number 3, 2002. (in persian)
Reproduction of social class by educational system,
published by ministry of culture, 2003. (in persian)
Effect of educational system on national development beyond human capital theory,irst congress on culture, education and efficiency energy, EfficiencyRoshd Olom Ejtemaie, periodical, newRoshd Olom Ejtemaie, periodical, newNameh Pajohesh, periodical,
Iranian Association for Sociology of Education Bulletin
Social Capital among Indian and Iranian Youth and their Families
Journal of Social Sciences
Branch, Tehran, Vol. 1 No. 1, 2010.
ICT and Women’s Status in Iranian Society: A Sociological Perspective. Research
Journal Social Sciences, Panjab University, India, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2010.
A Study of Educational Socialization: The Prerequisite of Knowledge Production., 2003. (in persian). International, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research
Social Review(Social Science Letter), Tehran University,
Spring/Summer 2011.(in persian)
Multidimensional Description of Social Capital in Different Contexts: With Regard
to Indian and Iranian Female Students.
Tarbiat Modares University,Vol. 18, No.36International Journal of Humanities,Vol. 19 No.1 winter 2012.
Education and National development, published by, Institute for Educational
Research (IER), 2002. (in persian)
Education and social evolution, published by: Institute for Educational Research
(IER), 2003. (in persian)
Encyclopedia of Sociology of Education, by: Research Institute for Educational
(IRE), 2012. (under publication)Selected research projects:
Sociological study about IT development in Iranian Ministry of Education, 2003.
Relation between inequality of educational opportunity and educational
performance among female students in Tehran, 1999.
Study about public universities students’ delinquency in Iran and their
effective causes, 1996.
Study of effective causes on attitude of leadless fuel users in Tehran, 1995.Other professional activities:
Management of National Cultural Census Project in Iran, 1999-2000.
Head of Division for Sociology of Education in Institute for Educational Research
President of Iranian Association for Sociology of Education, 2010-2012.