Mustafa Aryan is the Harney Program Coordinator at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the University of Toronto.
Mustafa is also the Director of the Security, Gender, and Development Institute, which operates as an international volunteer network of experts producing research and events focused on a gendered analysis of international security and development topics. Mustafa is a Salzburg Global Seminar Fellow and a member of the Executive Committee at the Canadian International Council—Toronto Branch. He often speaks and writes op-eds in English and Persian, several of which have been published in well-known international media outlets. Mustafa holds a master's degree in International Security from the University of Reading in the UK.