Sara Z. Bajalan



Role: Staff
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • MPhil, Modern Middle Eastern History, 2012, University of Oxford
  • BA, History and Politics, 2010, University of West Florida

Research and professional interests

Sara Zandi's graduate work focused on the history and politics of Iran in the interwar period. Her thesis looked at Pan-Iranist ideology within the dynamics of tribe-state relations with the Kurdish tribes of northwestern Iran and southeastern Turkey.

Recent publications

  • History of Ardalanids (1590-1810) by Sharaf al-Din bin Shams al-Din”, Kurdish Studies, Vol. 5, No. 1, (2017): 56-79.