Seyyed Hossein Nasr who is grandson of Sheikh Fazlullah Nouri

In 1972, the Shah chose him to become the President of Aryamehr University (now Sharif University of Technology).There, Nasr created a faculty for the humanities in order to encourage the students not to focus exclusively on scientific matters. He also designed courses that focused on the assessment of modern technology and its impact on human society and the environment. During this time, he was also involved in the creation of the Islamic and Iranian studies departments at Harvard, Princeton, the University of Utah, and the University of Southern California.