Manije

English CV
Zahra Ghaznavian (in Persian: زهرا غزنویان) was born on 1985 in Qazvin, Iran. She educated and took her journalism diploma in adolescence years and begun her social activity since time. Ghaznavian has studied anthropology and likes cultural approach. She graduated from Tehran University, faculty of social science in 2012. She wrote her BA thesis about a religious and ethnic minority in Qazvin city in 2007. “Anthropology of urban domestic space, from ideal to real form” is title of her thesis in MA period. The second field of interest of Ghaznavian is documentary film. For contact to her, you can send an email to this address: ghaznavian.m@gmail.com
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General Information:
• Name: Zahra (Manije)
• Last name: Ghaznavian
• Date of Birth: 7 September 1985
• Marital status: Married with Hamed Jalilvand
• Occupation: Social researcher
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Contact Detail:
• Email: ghaznavian.m@gmail.com
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Scientific degree:
• Master of Anthropology, Social Science Faculty, University of Tehran, Years of Education: 2009-2012, GPA: 18:44.
• Bachelor of Anthropology, Social Science Faculty, University of Tehran, Years of Education: 2003- 2007, GPA: 17:30.
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Academic Thesis:
• Master: Anthropology of domestic space from ideality to reality, Supervisor: Dr. Nasser Fakouhi, Advisor: Dr. Jalaleddin Rafefar, 2012.
• Bachelor: Study of ethnical and local identity of a Kurdish group in Southern Navvab in Qazvin city (In comparison with two other neighborhoods of the city), Supervisor: Dr. Nasser Fakouhi, 2007.
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Short Course:
• Training course on Journalism, at Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance (Iran), 1999.
• Training course on Anthropology of architecture workshop, at center of Art study (Naghshe Jahan), direct by: Mohammadreza haeri, 2009.
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Membership and Noncommercial Work experience:
• Members of the board of directors in Bamdadane Farhange Alborz NGO, March 20, 2016 until now, Website: http://farborz.ir.
• Members of the board of directors in Anthropology Student Association, Tehran University, Social science Faculty, from 2005 until 2010, Website: http://ensanshenasan.blogfa.com/
• Members of Damoon NGO (Environmental Institute), From 2011 until now.
• Members of the board of directors in Iranian Institute of Anthropology and Culture (IIAC), from 2005 until 2016, Website: http://anthropology.ir/
• Members of the board of directors in non-governmental organization Helal (an association for Journalists), Qazvin, from 2001 until 2003.
• Members of the board of directors in non-governmental organization Shartash (an urban and architectural association), Qazvin, from 2004 until now, Website: http://shahrtash.blogfa.com/
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Conference:
• Participate in second visual anthropology conference on 2010, in Tehran, verbal presentation an article about Dehtals’ Petroglyphs, with Hamed Jalilvand and others.
• Participate in Environment Laws Conference, on 2012, in: Lorestan, verbal presentation an article about The Study on Social and environmental consequences of Laws on protection of the central Zagros Forests, with Hamed Jalilvand and others.
• Participate in “Urban Minorities” conference, on 2014, in Weimar, verbal presentation an article about “Space and Urban Minorities: A Cultural History of Armenians of Julfa of Isfahan”, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi, Website:
http://www.uni-weimar.de/en/architecture-and-urbanism/chairs/stadtforschung/projekte/aktuelle-projekte/urban-minorities/
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Publication:
• Participate in “Urban Minorities” book, with an article about “Space and Urban Minorities: A Cultural History of Armenians of Julfa of Isfahan”, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi, on 2015, Bauhaus Urban Studies press, ISBN: 978-3-8260-5620-8, Website:
https://www.verlag-koenigshausen-neumann.de/product_info.php/info/p8080_Urban-Minorities–Bauhaus-Urban-Studies-Bd–6-ca–250-Seiten–ca—-38-00.html/XTCsid/lud3lfi20a05f5q1g0vmem4191
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• Participate in “Comprehensive management plan for Qareqeshlaq Pond” book, with writing Social chapter of book, with Hamed Jalilvand, on 2013, Paris press, Tehran. ISBN: 978-600-93302-5-6.
• Participate in “From culture to development”, with an article about “Development and House”, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi, Ferdous press, ISBN: 978-964-320-520-1, Tehran.
• Participate in “Iranian Journal of Anthropological Research”, with an article about “Anthropological Study of Desirable Spatial Diversity from Urban Houses Residents Perspective”, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi, on 2012, Website: https://ijar.ut.ac.ir/article_50665_6874.html
• Writer of book “Our Domestic World”, publisher: Research Institute of culture, Art and Communication, 2017,
• Translator of book “At Home: An Anthropology of Domestic Space”, publisher: Research Institute of culture, Art and Communication. (in press)
• Professional editor of the book “domestic spaces, building, living, Showing”, translator from French: Aria Noori and Others, publisher: Tisa. (in press)
• Administration Manager, Researcher and Writer the book “Cultural Anthropology of Tehran”, Scientific Director: Dr Nasser Fakouhi, publisher: Tisa. (in press)
• Translator of collection of articles about domestic space, Employer: Research Institute of culture, Art and Communication. (In progress)

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Teaching Experience:
• “Basics of communication” and “Human Communication in religious texts” Courses at University of Applied Science and Technology (UAST), Bonyad Shahid unit of Karaj, 2013.
• Workshop “Facilitation techniques, revolution in method”, with Hamed Jalilvand, in IIAC, September 2014.
• Workshop “Introduction to computer games and their damages” for parents, in Kindergarten Avijeh, Karaj, 2012.
• Workshop “Introduction of Participatory approach” for Alborz NGos, in: Kanoone Roshde Hkhallagh, September 23, 2015.
• Workshop “How to Write Proposal?” with Shayeste Madani and Hamed Jalilvand, in Payame Noor Universityof Malar, October 22, 2016.
• Workshop “Consumption and Beauty” with Shayeste Madani and Hamed Jalilvand, in girl’s high school of Sokhan, Karaj, March 19, 2016.

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Lecture:
• Participate in “IIAC’s Sundays” with a Lecture about “Anthropology of domestic space, a qualitative approach”, October 2013.
• Participate in “IIAC’s Sundays” with a Lecture about “house, Dialogue between within and outside”, May 2014.
• Scientific Director of “Interior Space and Everyday life” Meeting, in: Iranian Artists Forum, June 17, 2015, here.
• Lecture about “Introducing Anthropology of Domestic Space” in Scientific Society of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Tehran University, November 03, 2015.
• Lecture about “Cultural reasons of Water consumption in Iran”, Kharazmi University of Alborz, May 30, 2016.
Facilitation Experience:
• Social facilitator at “Improvemen of biodiversity in protected area of Sabzkuh by increasing public participation” project, Employer: UNDP-GEF/SGP, 2012,
Website: https://sgp.undp.org/ and http://damounngo.com/page.php?id=19
• Social facilitator at “Comprehensive management plan for Qareqeshlaq Pond” project, Employer: UNDP-GEF/SGP, 2011و Website: https://sgp.undp.org/ and http://damounngo.com/page.php?id=19
• Social facilitator at “Increase woman’s life skills (Tasnim project)” in five neighborhoods, Tehran Municipality, 2014.
• Social facilitator at “Project of Training Participatory approach to health NGOs” in Boushehr and Golestan cities, Employer: Welfare Organization of Iran, from October 22, 2016 until now.
Work Experience:
• Author and researcher in national television program “Cinema2” about Cinema and Sociology, from November 2016 still now.
• Members of the board of directors and Social researcherr in Sepehre Andisheye Moaser Co., from 2012 until 2016.
• Social expert at “the reconstruction of time-worn urban textures” project, in Atabak neighborhood, Employer: The urban reconstruction organization, 2007.
• Social expert at “Typology of local identity in Tehran” project, Employer: Manistar Parse Company, 2008.
• “Documentation of 8 years’ war in Qazvin according to old newspapers” Research project, with Hamed Jalilvand, Employer: Foundation of Martyrs and Veterans Affairs, 2007.
• Participate in Research project of “The Entertainment Software Rating Association (ESRA)”, Employer: Iran computer and video games foundation”, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi and Hamed Jalilvand, 2008-2009, Website: http://irvgame.com/Esra.aspx
• “Anthropological study of Traditional Medicine in villages of Karaj” Research project, Employer: Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism Organization of Tehran, with Hamed Jalilvand, 2009.
• “Anthropological study of languages in villages of Karaj, with emphasis on Tati dialect” Research project, Employer: Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism Organization, with Hamed Jalilvand and Hamed Hoseini, 2009.
• “Theoretical Basics of Urban neighborhoods in Qazvin” Research project, Employer: Municipality of Qazvin, with Hamed Jalilvand and Majnoon Amoosi, 2008.
• “Workers of Qazvin and Healthy living” Research project, Employer: Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Iran, with Hamed Jalilvand, 2011.
• “The consequences of Temporary work contracts on Workers, companies and society”, Research project, Employer: Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Iran, with Hamed Jalilvand, 2011.
• “Coping with the Culture of laziness in companies”, Research project, Employer: Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Iran, with Hamed Jalilvand, 2011.
• Participate in Research project of “Architecture, urban planning and construction in Mazandaran, Damages and Strategies”, with Mohammadreza Haeri Mazandarani, Employer: Mazandaran Construction Engineering Organization, 2011.
• “Feasibility study of tourism planning in Shafiabad village”, Private employer, with Hamed Jalilvand, 2011.
• Participate in Research project of “Sustainable tourism in Lalezar village”, Employer: Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism Organization of Kerman, with Hamed Jalilvand and Nina Aminzade, 2012.
• Participate in Research project of “Movement of 15 Khordad in Varamin and Pishva”, with Salar Ksshani and Hamed Jalilvnad, Employer: Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism Organization of Tehran, 2012.
• Participate in “Cultural Assessment of Ataf Projects” Research project, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi and Hamed Jalilvand, Employer: Municipality of Tehran, 2013.
• Participate in “Cultural anthropology of Tehran” Research project, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi and others, Employer: Municipality of Tehran, 2013. (Winner of international Tehran Research Award), website.
• Participate in “Social and cultural impact assessment of Construction of Baladie Building in Tehran” Research project, with Dr Nasser Fakouhi and Hamed Jalilvand, Employer: Municipality of Tehran, 2014.
• “Ethnography of Alvand (a worker city in Qazvin)” Research project, with Hamed Jalilvand, Employer: Islamic Development Organization ( Hozeh Honari) of Qazvin, 2011.
• “Karaj ethnicities” Research project, with Hamed Jalilvand, Private employer, 2011.
• Participate in Research project of “Kilid” TV program, with Mohammad Fllah Safari, Employer: Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (Qazvin), 2001.
• Journalist in Qazvin newspapers: Minoodar, Hadis, Name and Sepideye Danaee, Novin, etc.