Mehdi Noorbaksh

Professor
Mehdi Noorbaksh is a professor of international affairs at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. He specializes in several areas, including international politics, global energy and health, and democratic movements and processes in Middle East politics. His most recent academic achievements include receiving his Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) in 2006 from the University of Houston. In 1996, Noorbaksh earned both his PhD in Government Studies from the University of Texas at Austin and a position at Harvard University’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies as a post-doctoral fellow.

Donald Trump's Cabinet of Disruption

Apr 10, 2018

Donald Trump’s withdrawal of the United States from the Iran nuclear deal only serves the interests of the radical conservatives in Iran. President Donald J. Trump has consistently engineered chaos inside the government and within the American society in order to establish norms and rules that befit his personality and...

The Fate of Neoliberalism Under Trump

Jan 17, 2017

The US has not invested properly in the education and reeducation that would support the development of advanced intellectual resources and capital. With the rise of alt-right politics in Europe and the United States, along with the election of Donald Trump, some argue that the era of neoliberalism has come...