Professor of Religions and Cultures, Concordia University

Richard Foltz is a cultural historian specializing in the broader Iranian world, encompassing societies from the Balkans to India and China. His most recent books are A History of the Tajiks: Iranians of the East (Bloomsbury, 2019) and Iran in World History (Oxford University Press, 2016).

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Religions and Cultures, Concordia University

Education

  • 1996 
    Harvard University, PhD in History and Middle Eastern Studies