Think tank

Skandinaviska sällskapet för iranistik

Scandinavian Society for Iranian Studies ‒ SSIS

Uppsala, Sweden

The Scandinavian Society for Iranian Studies (SSIS) aims to foster and advance Iranian Studies in Scandinavia, to encourage and facilitate scholarly exchange amongst its membership, and to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas concerning diverse aspects of Iranian civilization. The Society promotes high standards of scholarship in the field and encourages the teaching of Iranian Studies, particularly Persian language and literature, at the graduate and undergraduate levels in the Scandinavian countries.

Contact details

Website:
https://iranianstudies.wordpress.com/

Address:
Department of Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University, Box 635, 75126 Uppsala, Sweden

Country:
Sweden

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Iran, Afghanistan, Central Asia, the Caucasus, Anatolia, and northern India
Operating languages
Swedish

Organisation details

Founded by
Founders: Ashk Dahlén
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Ashk Dahlén
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Anders Widmark
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Ashk Dahlén
Leader gender: Male

Data notes

Last updated: 04/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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