Mr. Jafari Malak

Mr. Jafari Malak


born in the Iranian city of Qa’emshahr, Mazandaran Province, in the year 1966


  • BA in Italian Language and Literature, University of Tehran, 1990.
  • MA in International Relations, Islamic Azad University of Zanjan, 1995.
  • D. student in International Relations, University of Science, Malaysia.

Languages Known

  • Command over Italian
  • Acquainted with English, and Spanish

Administrative Positions:

  • Third Secretary for cultural affairs, Cultural Center of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Italy (1998-2001)
  • Deputy Cultural Counselor, Cultural Center of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Italy (2007-2009)
  • Director General of Public Relations and International Affairs, Ministry of Cooperation (2009-2011)
  • Director General of International Affairs, Ministry of Sports and Youth (2011-2013)
  • Director General of the Office of International Cooperation, University of Applied Science and Technology (2013-2015)
  • Director General of the Center for Scientific and Academic Cooperation, Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (2015-2017)
  • Cultural Counselor of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Philippines (2017-2020)

Research Works and Publications

  1. A) Books
  • Muslim in Southern Philippines, Alhoda International Publications, 2019
  • Persian translation of Daniele Caramani’s book “Introduction to the Comparative Method with Boolean Algebra”, A’izh Publications, 2009


  • Press and Media in Italy, Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, 1996.
  • Muslims in Italy, 1997.
  • Obstacles and Challenges of the development of Cooperation and Convergence in Asia, 2017.
  • Contemporary Art in Asia: Opportunities and Capacity for Cultural Interaction and Cooperation, 2018.