Skip to main content Skip to main content

Robert Hazan

Topics:

Politics and Media, Politics/Public Policy, International Studies, Foreign Policy and Security

Expertise:

Middle East politics, World affairs, Turkey


Degree: Ph.D.

Title: Chair, Professor

Department: Political Science

Email: hazanr@msudenver.edu

Office Phone: 303-615-2026

Interviewed by: The Denver Post, CBS4, News, Summit Daily News, 7NEWS, 850 KOA-AM, 710 KNUS-AM, Voice of America, 9NEWS, Denver7


Biography:

Robert Hazan teaches American National Government, Political Systems & Ideas, American Constitutional Law, Middle East Politics, On Leaders and Leadership and Democracy: U.S. & Third World. He's been teaching at Metropolitan State University of Denver since 1992.

Hazan’s research and teaching focus on political science and world affairs with an emphasis on the developing world. Some of his most recent papers include "Islam, Nationalism and Change during the Erdogan-Gul Administration," "Regional and Global Governance of the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, and Turkey as the Emerging New Quartet!" and "Obama Administration Foreign Policy Towards Iran, Israel, Palestine and Turkey."  

He is a founding member of the Middle East Study Group of the Anti-Defamation League - B'nai Brith, a member of the Board of Advisors of the American Council for the Study of Islamic Societies, and a member of the Byron and Christine Johnson Legacy Inc., the Mizel Museum and the Turkish-American Cultural Society of Colorado.

Hazan grew up in Istanbul and was educated in France and the United States.

Search Experts

Contact Us

Tim Carroll, APR
Assistant Director of Media Relations
Phone:
 (303)-605-5562
Cell: (303) 870-7705
Text: (303) 870-7705
Email: carrollt@msudenver.edu

Become a Media Resource

If you would like to become a resource for local and national media, contact: 
Tim Carroll at (303) 605-5562,
carrollt@msudenver.edu