Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy

The department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy was established in 1958 at the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad. In this department, the students become familiar with Islamic philosophy and methods of defying atheistic ideas. The alumni are specialized in Islamic sciences and will be able to overcome incertitude in faith issues. Moreover, B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. students graduating in this major are expected to be knowledgeable in the fields of logic and mysticism.

Founded in 1975, the Master’s program for Philosophy and Theosophy aims to make students familiar with philosophical and divine issues in the Islamic as well as Western world. The aim of this program is to enhance students’ capabilities in defending the Islamic principles and ideology.

The doctoral program has been admitting candidates since 2011. This program aims to help students to become knowledgeable about Mulla Sadra’s philosophical theory. Mulla Sadra or Mollasadra or Sadr-ol-Mote'allehin was an Iranian Shia Islamic philosopher, theologian and scholar who led the Iranian cultural renaissance in the 17th century. The objective of this kind of study is to empower doctoral candidates with the ability to employ such theories in social issue such as ethics, politics, education, etc. More

Head of the Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy
Gahangir_Masoudi
Gahangir Masoudi
Associate Professor
Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy
masoudi-g@um.ac.ir
+985138803860

Concentration areas offered by the Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy
Areas Bachelor's Master's Ph.D
Theology and Islamic Studies-Islamic philosophy and Theosophy
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Theology and Islamic Studies-Islamic Philosophy and kalam
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Islamic Philosophy and kalam-Islamic philosophy
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Islamic Philosophy and kalam-Islamic Kalam
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Philosophy
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Philosophy-Transcedental Theosophy
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Transcedental Theosophy
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People

Academic staff

Assistant Professor
Mohammad Kathem Elmi Sola
Associate Professor
Ali Haghi
Associate Professor
Sayyed Mortaza Hosseini
Professor
Azam Irajinia
Assistant Professor
Abbas Javareshkian
Associate Professor
Vahid Khademzadeh
Assistant Professor
Ali Reza Kohansal
Associate Professor
Jahangir Masoudi
Professor
Jafar Morvarid
Assistant Professor
Amir Rastin Toroghi
Assistant Professor
Mohammad Ali Vatandoost
Assistant Professor
 

Research

Recent theses and dissertations

Ramzi, M. (2020). The Genetical reflection of the Human Volitional actions in the events of his life from a philosophical perspective and verses and narratives. , ( Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moghadas, M. (2020). The Problem of Consciousness and Phenomenology of Artificial Intelligence on Hubert Dreyfus. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mokhtarikarchegani, S. (2020). A Comparative Study of Aristotles Philosophy from the Perspective of Werner Jaeger and Averroes. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hoseinpour Tonekaboni, R. (2020). Exploring the potentials of Transcendent Theosophy in presenting Foundations of Philosophy- Therapy -Existential Psychotherapy. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moshir , N. (2020). Awareness of death and meaning of life in Heideggers and Frankls approach. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hosseini, S. (2020). A Critical Evaluation of Analytic Philosophers -Putnam-Moore-Wittgenstein-Chalmers-DeRose- Responses to the Problem of External World Skepticism. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mostafavi, J. (2020). Pre-Existence of the Soul in Mulla Sadra and Avicenna. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Mard, M. (2020). Political and ideological Shiism / reading in the opinions of the Orientalist. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Ayazi, S. (2020). the principle of refer to objective fact in the system of thought of Allameh Tabatabai.. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Gholamhossieni Omran, F. (2020). A Study of the Components of Iranian Islam from the Perspective of Henry Corbin. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Valeh Ivari, M. (2020). A study and critique of theory of the division of personal identity in split-brain patients on the base of Cognitive Sciences and Sadra philosophy. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Akhgari, M. (2020). Examining and analyzing the cases of Mulla Sadra using from Ghazali thoughts. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Moradi, H. (2020). The philosephic principles of proof the sameness of both body worldly and other worldly in view point of hekmat motaalyah. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Hashemi, Z. (2020). investigating the flowology of Shiite irrational groups. , (Doctoral dissertation of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Baradaran Shokoohi, Z. (2020). Artificial Intelligence From David Chalmers Attitude. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Vakil Zadeh, R. (2020). A Review of the Criticisms of Allameh Tabatabais Comments on the Book Behar Al Anwar on theological issues. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.
Zeidanlooi, F. (2020). The Relation of Art and Technology in the point of view of Benjamin and Heidegger. , (Master's thesis of Islamic Philosophy). Faculty of Theology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad.

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Contact Information

Iran, Mashhad, Azadi Square, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad

Faculty of Theology and Islamic Studies, Department of Islamic Philosophy and Theosophy

Phone: +985138803860

Fax: +985138807135