Siavash Talaeizadeh joined the department in Fall 2022 as an Excellence Fellow.

Before joining Rutgers's German Department, I graduated from Tehran University in Spring 2013 with a B.A. in Clinical Psychology. Also, I did a Master Degree Program in Clinical Psychology in Spring 2016 at Shahid Beheshti University in Iran. My dissertation was about language and narratives in psychotic subjects. I have translated a few books into Persian on psychoanalysis and Political Theory. My research interests are in Psychoanalysis, Karl Marx, Frankfurt School, Political Theology, and German Philosophy.