Shirin S. Deylami

assistant professor of political science  western washington university


I am  currently an assistant professor of political theory in the Department of Political Science at Western Washington University.

I received my doctorate in political science from the University of Minnesota in 2008.

My research and teaching interests focus on contemporary Islamic and comparative political theory with a specific emphasis on issues of modernity, globalization and the construction of gender and sexuality in the context of the Islam/West relationship.



Western Washington University

Department of Political Science

Arntzen Hall 415

516 HIgh Street

Bellingham, WA 982255