Bahram Vahedi is an MBA student in the College of Business. He got his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Gazi University, Turkey, and moved to Reno in 2016 to accompany his wife, who is doing her Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering.
He was born and raised in Tabriz, Iran, where during his undergraduate studies, he was the Chairman of the Students Association and also a council member of the Office of Strengthening Unity, an Iranian student organization. He has also worked as a Human Rights activist.
In addition to being a full-time student, he works as graduate research and teaching assistant.