M. A. Firoozeh Farvardin

Former lecturer of the seminar series "Berlin in Dialogue" for refugee and other students


Working with Afghan refugees in Iran as a volunteer, teacher, researcher and member of management board in Society for defending street and working children.


Working as a freelance researcher on several urban projects focusing on social space, gender and migration with municipality of Tehran.


Second master thesis, rediscovering family space: family/politics relations in modern Middle East at Humboldt University.


Firoozeh Farvardin is now a PhD candidate in the institute of social studies at Humboldt University of Berlin. She is currently writing her thesis on transforming the state and gender relations: the family as a field for exercising and resisting power in modern Iran.

Research Interests

State Theory, Gender Relation, Social Space, Migration, Historical Sociology, Political Sociology,


Berlin in Dialogue

04/2018 - 08/2018