Farhad Rahbar

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Farhad Rahbar
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Head of Management and Planning Organization
In office
5 August 2005 – 9 November 2006
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Preceded by Mohammad Sattarifar
Succeeded by Mohammad Bagher Nobakht
Personal details
Born (1959-10-05) 5 October 1959 (age 57)
Semnan, Iran
Alma mater University of Tehran
Occupation Economist, politician

Farhad Rahbar (Persian: فرهاد رهبر‎‎, born 5 October 1959 in Semnan) is an Iranian economist, academic and the former Chancellor[1][2][3][4][5] of University of Tehran.[6] He received his Ph.D in Economics from University of Tehran.

Previously, Rahbar was a head of Management and Planning Organisation of Iran. He has also worked as the Deputy for economic affairs at the Ministry of Intelligence.

From February 2008 until February 2014, he was the president of University of Tehran.[7]


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Academic offices
Preceded by
Abbas-Ali Amid Zanjani
Chancellor of University of Tehran
Succeeded by
Mahmoud Nili Ahmadabadi