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 Biography of Dr.Hassan Rouhani, Honorable President of Islamic Republic of Iran

Dr.Hassan Rouhani was born on 12 November 1948 in Sorkhe (Semnan province),Lawyer,Muslim cleric, Representative of the Supreme Leader to the Supreme National Security Council, Member of the Assembly of Experts, head of the Political and Social Committee of the Assembly of Experts, President of the Center for Strategic Research.

Education :

  • Ph.D. Constitutional Law, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
  • (Thesis entitled: The Flexibility of Shariah; Islamic Law)
  • M. Phil. Law, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
  • (Thesis entitled: The Islamic legislative power)
  • B. A. Judicial Law, University of Tehran

Seminary Studies :

Kharij Fiqh and Usul (Principles of Islamic Jurisprudence); taught by such masters as Late grand Ayatollah Seyed Mohammad Mohaqqeq Damad, Late grand Ayatollah Sheikh Morteza Haeri, and Late grand Ayatollah Seyed Mohammad Reza Golpayegani.
Advanced Studies; taught by such masters as late grand Ayatollah Soltani, Late grand Ayatollah Fazel Lankarani, and Late grand Ayatollah Sheikh Mohammad Shahabadi.

Publications Published about 100 books and scientific papers. Supervised development and writing of more than 700 important strategic studies with policy recommendations in the past 20 years.

Books :

    1. National Security and Nuclear Diplomacy – October 2011
    2. National Security and Economic System of Iran – August 2010
    3. Islamic Political Thought; Vol. 1: Conceptual Framework – December 2009
    4. Islamic Political Thought; Vol. 2: Foreign Policy – December 2009
    5. Islamic Political Thought; Vol. 3: Cultural and Social Issues – December 2009
    6. Memoirs of Dr. Hassan Rouhani; Vol. 1: The Islamic Revolution – 2008
    7. An Introduction to the History of Shia' Imams – 2012
    8. Age of Legal Capacity and Responsibility – October 2012
    9. Introduction to Islamic Countries – 2008
    10. Islamic Revolution; Roots and Challenges – 1997
    11. Fundaments of Political Thoughts of Imam Khomeini – 1999
    12. Role of Seminaries in Moral and Political Developments of Society – November 2011
    13. National Security and Foreign Policy – to be printed
    14. National Security and Environment – to be printed
    15. Memoirs of Dr. Hassan Rouhani; Vol. 2: Sacred Defense – to be printed » English
    16. The Islamic Legislative Power – 1994
    17. The Flexibility of Shariah; Islamic Law – 1996 » Arabic