Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Berlin Institute for Empirical Integration and Migration Research (BIM)

Dr. Nader Talebi

Talebi Nader SW



phone: +49 (0)30 2093-46262

Research Interests


  • State Theory
  • Social Space
  • Migration
  • Nationalism
  • Historical Sociology
  • Political Sociology
  • Modern history of the Middle East


Academic Career


  • 2020 Postdoctoral researcher at TRANSMIT: Transnational Perspectives on Migration and Integration
  • 2018-2019 Postdoctoral researcher at ExiTT: Exit – Transit – Transformation
  • 2015-2019 Lecturer for the award wining initiative „Berlin In Dialouge“ at Humboldt University
  • 2017-2018 Researcher in Civic engagement of women with migration background: Inclusion and participation in refugee support work (FemPart)
  • 2012-2018 PhD in the department of Sociology at Lancaster University on „State Power and Revolution: Toward a Strategic-Relational Analysis of the 1979 Revolution in Iran“
  • 2016 Coordinator of „RefugeesHub“, a cyber base for Farsi/Dari speaking refugees in Berlin
  • 2005-2012 Active volunteer, organizer, researcher and member of management board of the Society for defending street and working children. The main target of the NGO was Afghan refugees in Iran
  • 2006-2010 M.A. in the department of Social Sciences, Allame Tabatabaie University, Tehran. Master thesis on „Child Labor and Class Reproduction, case study: Laboring Children (Afghan Refugees) in Society for Defending Street and Laboring Children“
  • 2000-2006 B.Eng. in software engineering at Iran University of Science and Technology



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