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.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2019): Ashk Dahlén
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2018): Anders Widmark
Leader gender: Male