Valiollah Shojapourian

Valiollah Shojapourian (Persian: ولی‌الله شجاع‌پوریان) is an Iranian reformist politician who serves as Socio-Cultural Deputy to Mayor of Tehran. He was a member of the City Council of Tehran,[4] and also a former member of the Parliament of Iran.[3]

Valiollah Shojapourian
Member of the City Council of Tehran
In office
3 September 2013 – 22 August 2017
Preceded byMehdi Hojjat
Majority110,696 (4.93%)
Member of the Iranian Parliament
In office
28 May 2000 – 28 May 2008
ConstituencyBehbahan and Aghajari
Majority72,587 (49.59%)[1]
Personal details
Born (1962-08-15) August 15, 1962 (age 60)
Tashan, Khuzestan, Iran
Political partyUnion of Islamic Iran People Party[2]
Other political
affiliations
National Trust Party[3]
Alma materUniversity of Tehran
Payame Noor University
ProfessionAcademic
Websiteshojapourian.ir
Military service
Allegiance Iran
Branch/serviceBasij
Years of service1980–1982
UnitImam Sajjad Brigade
Battles/warsIran–Iraq War  (WIA)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Parliament members" (in Persian). Iranian Majlis. Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  2. ^ Najmeh Bozorgmehr (25 May 2015), "Iran's reformists cautiously optimistic about new parties", Financial Times, retrieved 25 May 2017
  3. ^ a b Muhammad Sahimi (12 May 2009). "The Political Groups". Tehran Bureau. Retrieved 21 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Principlists Chasing Rainbow, Reformists Preparing for Local Elections". Iranian Diplomacy. 5 November 2016. Retrieved 21 May 2017.