LARIJANI, Mr. Mohammed Javad
POB: Najaf Ashraf
PP: Deputy to Judiciary - University Professor - Head of Research Center of Mathematics and Physics (right wing)
E: Ph.D. in Logic and Mathematics from University of California
C: Member of Radio and Television Board of Directors - Special Consulate to Minister of Foreign Affairs - Deputy Foreign Minister in International Economic Affairs - Member of IRP - Political Deputy to Minister of Foreign Affairs - Member of Fourth and fifth Majlis for Tehran - Member of Foreign Policy Committee of the House.
L: English - French - Arabic - German
Mohammad Javad Ardashir Larijani (Persian: محمد جواد اردشیر لاریجانی) is an Iranian politician and mathematician. He is currently the Director of Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics in Tehran. Previously, he has been a Majlis representative and the director of Majlis Research Center
While not wearing the Islamic clerics uniform anymore, Larijani, raised in a religious family, graduated from a hawza before starting his higher education in Electrical Engineering in Sharif University of Technology, wearing the uniform for the full four years. He later continued his studies outside Iran, receiving a Ph.D. in Mathematical Logic from the University of California, Berkeley.
Mohammad Javad Larijani is a brother of Ali Larijani, a previous director of IRIB, and Sadegh Larijani , a cleric member of the Guardian Council.