Samira Damavandi


Samira joined NIAC in September 2017 and is the current Office Administrator. During her undergraduate years, she was a summer foreign policy intern and volunteer with NIAC. She has been very active in the Iranian diaspora community and has volunteered and organized for various Iranian-American groups throughout the last 8 years.
Samira graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2015 with a double major in Middle Eastern Studies and Political Science. Upon graduating, she went on to graduate school where she received a M.Phil from the University of Oxford in Modern Middle Eastern Studies with a focus on Iran and Persian language. 


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