Hossein Ayazi is a Project Policy Analyst with the Global Justice program at the Othering & Belonging Institute. His work addresses US and global food systems, agri-environmental policy, globalization and neoliberalism, migration, race, culture, state power, and social movements.

As part of the Global Justice program, he has co-authored reports on the US Farm Bill, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the climate crisis, and global dynamics of forced migration. He has also published his independent research in the journals of Comparative American Studies and Qui Parle Critical Humanities and Social Sciences.

Hossein obtained his Ph.D. in Society and Environment from the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management (ESPM) at UC Berkeley. He was recently a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Center for the Humanities at Tufts University and is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor in the American Studies Program at Williams College.