Mahdi Baratalipour

Mahdi Baratalipour
Visiting Professor
Telephone number
Building HL 574


He joined UTSC in September 2022 as a Visiting Professor, now working on Computational Social Science. His two recent books are Politics of Difference in Multicultural Societies and After Consensus; Critical Challenge and Social Change in Iran. His next book is Moral Republicanism and Social Constraints in Contemporary Iran.


Ph.D., Tehran University

Research Interests

  • Voting Behavior
  • Elections
  • Sociopolitical Movements & Electoral Authoritarianism in the MENA
  • Social Justice

Area Groups

  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Theory