Delbar Khakzad

PhD Candidate

Fields of Study

Areas of Interest

  • Time
  • Anthropology of Islam
  • Iranian Modernity
  • Science
  • Nationalism
  • Islamic Messianic Movements


Delbar Khakzad is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department for the Study of Religion. She completed her MA in Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Toronto, specializing in temporality and futurity in the Constitutional Revolution of Iran. Her main interests are modernity, nationalism, the perception of time, anthropology of Islam, and the complex socio-political interactions of religious and secular trends in modern Iran.