Bagher Ghobary Bonab
Associate Professor Bagher Ghobary Bonab teaches and researches in the School of Education and Psychology at the University of Tehran. His innovative research spans mental health issues of children and adolescents, relationships within families and communities, the understanding and measurement of Muslim spirituality and religiosity. He is also interested in the associations between religiosity and mental health. He is the author of seven books and 59 published papers out of which 33 are related to religion and spirituality. As a Persian Muslim scholar, Ghobary has published four translations from Arabic into Persian. His strengths as a research leader and collaborator are evident in his supervisory role with 118 student theses and dissertations since 1993 and his participation in 21 collaborative research projects over the last 10 years.