CSF Dean

Dr Forghani

Dr Mirza Mohammad Mehdi Forghani is Dean of ATU's Faculty of Communication Sciences (CS). He is also an Associate Professor at this Faculty. He received his Bachelor's Degree in the field Journalism from Allameh Tabatab'i University in 1975. Also, he was awarded his Master's and PhD Degrees in Communication Sciences from ATU in 1995 and 2002, respectively. Prior to this, Dr Forghani has served as Chairman of the Audit Board at CS Faculty in 2017.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism (1975), from Allameh Tabatab'I University (Iran);
  • Master's Degree in Communication Sciences (1995), from Allameh Tabatab'I University (Iran);
  • PhD Degree in Communication Sciences (2002), from Allameh Tabatab'I University (Iran).

Administrative Posts:

  • Responsible of launching faculty of Communication Sciences at Allameh Tabataba'I University in 2002 (Iran);
  • President of the Communications Research Center in 2014(Iran);
  • Chairman of the audit board of Communication Sciences' Faculty in 2017(Iran);
  • Head of Media Studies and Research center of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ministry in 1999(Iran);

His publications include:

  • Four Volumes on journalism and communication (2003-2014);
  • Fifty-three Articles in the field of communications published in domestic journals (1993-2017)