Fateh Saeidi, M.A.


from 2014

PhD Student, Iranian Studies, University of Göttingen
Thesis Title: The Development of Sufism in the Zagros Region
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Philip Kreyenbroek and Prof. Dr. Sebastian Günther


M.A Philosophy, University of Tabriz, Iran
Thesis Title: The Question of Being in Heidegger and Aristotle

Teaching and Research Experience

from 2016

Researcher, Kurdistan Center for Middle Eastern Research, Soran University, KRG


Researcher, Handren Center for Cultural Studies, Soran University, KRG


Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, Salahaddin University, KRG

Positions held

from 2017

Managing Editor, Journal of Middle Eastern Studies (JMER)

from 2017

Co-director of International Institute for Study of Kurdish Societies (IISKS), Göttingen, Germany – www.iisks.com

from 2015

Co-Founder of Mang Publication and Acquisitions Editor of Kurdish Studies Section – www.mangpub.com


Editorial board, Bir u Hizr Magazine

from 2014

Member of GSGG (The Graduate School of Humanities Göttingen)

Conferences and Seminars


Second International Conference of Soran University, Soran, KRG (Iraq)


First Biennial Conference, International Institute for the Study of Kurdish Societies (IISKS), Frankfurt am Main
Title of Abstract: Iranian Studies and Kurdish Studies: A Critical Overview


Faculty of Arts, Soran University, KRG
How to use the terms of Ideology and Discourse in Kurdish Studies


Eighth European Conference of Iranian Studies, St. Petersburg
Title of Abstract: Dinawar Center: Early Zagrosian Sufism