Loyola University Chicago

Department of Political Science


Tofigh Maboudi

Title/s: Assistant Professor

Specialty Area: Comparative Politics

Office #: Coffey Hall 335

Phone: 773-508-3483

E-mail: tmaboudi@luc.edu


Professor Maboudi’s research and teaching interests include democratization, social movements, and Middle Eastern politics. His work focuses on constitution-making processes and citizen participation in post-conflict and transitional states. His work has appeared in the American Political Science Review and Political Research Quarterly. He is currently working on several research projects including a co-authored book manuscript entitled Constituents before Assembly, which examines different modalities of constitutional reform processes around the world and their impact on democratization since 1974. ‚Äč


Ph.D., American University, 2016