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Dr Negar Partow PhD, BA

Senior Lecturer in Security Studies

Doctoral Supervisor
School of People, Environment and Planning

Professional

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Victoria University (2012)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Islamic Azad University (1996)

Certifications and Registrations

  • Licence, Supervisor, Massey University

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 2 2

Research Outputs

Journal

Mirzanejad, M., Amerian, S., & Partow, N. (2021). On Democracy in Iran in the Islamic Republic Era: A Knowledge-based Social Outline. Contemporary Review of the Middle East.
[Journal article]Authored by: Partow, N.
Hoverd, WJ., Bulbulia, J., Partow, N., & Sibley, CG. (2013). Forecasting religious change: A Bayesian model predicting proportional Christian change in New Zealand. Religion, Brain and Behavior. 5(1), 15-23
[Journal article]Authored by: Hoverd, W., Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2014). Iran and the United States: An Insider’s View on the Failed Past and the Road to Peace. new zealand international review. 40(2)Retreived from http://www.nziia.org.nz/new-zealand-international-review.aspx
[Book Review]Authored by: Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2014). Martyrdom and legacy of blood a case study in Iran. Contemporary Review of the Middle East. 1(2), 165-188 Retrieved from http://cme.sagepub.com/content/1/2/165.short
[Journal article]Authored by: Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2008). The Oil Market. Policy Quarterly. 4(3)
[Journal article]Authored by: Partow, N.

Book

Johanson, T. (2020). New Zealand peacekeeping and contemporary challenges. In G. Hassall, & N. Partow (Eds.) A Seat at the Table New Zealand and the United Nations Security Council 2015–2016. : Massey University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Johanson, T.Edited by: Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2020). Gender equality and structural transformation. In N. Partow, & G. Hassall (Eds.) A Seat at the Table New Zealand and the United Nations Security Council 2015–2016.
[Chapter]Authored by: Partow, N.Edited by: Partow, N.
Partow, N., & Hassall, G. (Eds.) (2020). A Seat at the Table New Zealand and the United Nations Security Council 2015–2016. Wellington: Massey Press
[Edited Book]Edited by: Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2017). Rethinking national security: A new conceptual framework. In W. Hoverd, C. Bradley, & N. Nelson (Eds.) New Zealand National Security: Challenges, Trends and Issues. (pp. 124 - 146). New Zealand: Massey University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2016). Being an unbeliever and the power of fatwa in Iran. In Freedom of Speech and Islam. (pp. 143 - 162).
[Chapter]Authored by: Partow, N.
Powles, A., Partow, N., & Nelson, N. (2015). Conclusion. (pp. 235 - 236).
[Chapter]Authored by: Partow, N.
Gardner, D., Hopner, V., McNaught, A., Nelson, NRP., & Chamberlain, K. (2015). Processes to support psychological well-being in deployed personnel. In A. Powles, N. Partow, & N. Nelson (Eds.) United Nations Peacekeeping Challenge: The Importance of the Integrated Approach. (pp. 131 - 148). Farnham, England: Ashgate
[Chapter]Authored by: Gardner, D., Hopner, V., Nelson, N.Edited by: Nelson, N., Partow, N., Powles, A.
Powles, AR., Partow, N., & Nelson, N. (Eds.) (2015). United nations peacekeeping challenge: The importance of the integrated approach. Farnham, United Kingdon: Ashgate
[Edited Book]Authored by: Partow, N.Edited by: Nelson, N., Partow, N., Powles, A.
Partow, N. (2014). The internet, social media network and Iran’s civil society. In A. Abdel Ghafar, B. Clark, & J. Moritz (Eds.) The contemporary middle east: Revolution or reform?. (pp. 159 - 179). Melbourne- Australia: Melbourne University Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Partow, N.
Partow, N. (2014). Being an unbeliever and the power of fatwa in Iran. In Freedom of Speech and Islam. (pp. 143 - 162).
[Chapter]Authored by: Partow, N.

Thesis

Partow, N. (2012). Divine Sovereignty and State Authority in Israel and Iran. (Doctoral Thesis, Victoria University of Wellington)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Partow, N.

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Main Supervisor 2 0
Co-supervisor 0 1

Current Doctoral Supervision

Main Supervisor of:

  • Mati Ullah Tareen Tareen - Doctor of Philosophy
    Human Security Challenges and Prospects in Pakistan; Case Study, Women Empowerment
  • Tasmia Tahira - Doctor of Philosophy
    A study on Civil-military Relations in Pakistan

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2019 - Parisa Kooshesh - Doctor of Philosophy
    Gender, migration and politics: Pre- and post - migration experiences of Iranian women in New Zealand

Media and Links

Media

  • 26 Jan 2015 - Television
    World leaders flock to Saudi Arabia for King's fun
    World leaders flock to Saudi Arabia for King's funeral
  • 25 Nov 2013 - Radio
    Iran agreement reached
    In an historic deal, Iran has agreed to curb some of its nuclear activities in return for 8 and a half billion dollars in sanctions relief.
  • 25 Jul 2014 - Radio
    The future of ISIS ambitions in Iraq and Syria
    The future of ISIS ambitions in Iraq and Syria
  • 19 Jul 2015 - Radio
    Historic nuclear deal between East and West
    It is widely seen as an historic deal between East and West. In return for an end to sanctions, Iran will limit its nuclear activities. It took 20 months of negotiations, and now Iran has agreed a lon
  • 17 May 2021 - Radio
    Peace between Israel, Palestine a long way away
    Back to the fighting in Gaza now, where former Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett says only Israel will decide when the military operation is complete. The leader of the right-wing Yamina Party
  • 16 Jun 2013 - Radio
    Election in Iran
  • 13 May 2021 - Television
    Deadly Israeli-Palestinian conflict
    Security studies academic gives assessment of deadly Israeli-Palestinian conflict
  • 10 Sep 2015 - Television
    Syria air strikes: What is the ultimate goal?
    Russia is becoming a more active supporter of the embattled al-Assad regime in Syria, while Australia has confirmed Islamic State will be the target of new air strikes on the war-ravaged nation. But
  • 09 Jan 2020 - Radio
    US-Iran tensions: NZ should 'tell both of them o
    Negar Partow, a senior lecturer in defence and security studies at Massey University, was born in Iran but has lived in New Zealand since 2002. Dr Partow told RNZ's Summer Report the international co
  • 07 Jun 2015 - Television
    Motivations and Policies of ISIS
    Motivations and Policies of ISIS
  • 07 Jul 2018 - Radio
    Air-strikes on Gaza
    On the International Desk, Conor looks at the recent airstrikes on Gaza and the geo-political consequences of this flare in the Israel-Palestine conflict. We talk with Senior Lecturer on Security Stud