People

Research Fellows at IDEAS spearhead the research effort across the four thematic clusters and provide organizational direction.
Over the years, IDEAS has built a fantastic team of research collaborators or Associate Fellows based at leading global institutions, allowing IDEAS to expand the scope of its work and enhance the type of knowledge production under its banner.
Dr. Faisal Bari CEO & Senior Research Fellow
Dr. Ali Cheema Senior Research Fellow
Dr. Rabea Malik Research Fellow
Maryam S. Khan Research Fellow
Saijd Maruf Khan CFO & Head of Administration
Dr. Madeeha Afzal Associate Fellow
Dr. Uzma Afzal Associate Fellow
Dr. Ehtisham Ahmad Associate Fellow
Dr. Agha Ali Akram Associate Fellow
Dr. Benjamin Alcott Associate Fellow
Dr. Saher Asad Associate Fellow
Dr. Monazza Aslam Associate Fellow
Dr. Yaqoob Khan Bangash Associate Fellow
Dr. Michael Callen
Haris Gazdar Associate Fellow
Dr. Umair Javed Associate Fellow
Dr. Saqib Jafarey Associate Fellow
Dr. Hassan Javid Associate Fellow
Dr. Hina Khalid Associate Fellow
Dr. Adnan Qadir Khan Associate Fellow
Dr. Sarah Khan Associate Fellow
Dr. Shahrukh Rafi Khan Associate Fellow
Professor Jeff A. Redding Associate Fellow
Dr. Sajal Lahiri Associate Fellow
Dr. Hadia Majid Associate Fellow
Dr. Shandana Khan Mohmand Associate Fellow
Dr. Irfan Muzzaffar Associate Fellow
Dr. Ijaz Nabi Associate Fellow
Dr. Farooq Naseer Associate Fellow
Dr. Anjum Nasim Emeritus Fellow
Dr. Sanval Nasim Associate Fellow
Dr. Laraib Niaz Associate Fellow
Dr. Rehana Riffat Raza Associate Fellow
Dr. Shenila Rawal Associate Fellow
Dr. Arman Rezaee Associate Fellow
Dr. Tania Saeed Associate Fellow
Dr. Farah Said Associate Fellow
Dr. Asad Sayeed Associate Fellow
Dr. Abu S. Shonchoy Associate Fellow
Dr. Soufia Anis Siddiqi Associate Fellow
Dr. Osama Siddique Associate Fellow
Dr. Zahra Siddique Associate Fellow
Dr. Nidhi Singal Associate Fellow
Dr. Tayyaba Tamim Associate Fellow
Muhammad Mohid Ahsan Senior Research Assistant
Faisal Awan Assistant Manager Finance
Sharmeen Azeem Project Manager
Mustafeez Ahmad Research Assistant
Laiba Farooq Research Assistant
Rida Fatima Research Assistant
Sajila Fatima Research Assistant
Ahsan Zia Farooqui Senior Programs Manager & Consultant
Sayaf Naseem Iqbal Program Manager & Consultant
Sahar Kamran Program Manager & Consultant
Mohammad Malick Lead Survey Wing
Rizwan Maqsood Survey Support Assistant
Rabeeah Maryam Malik Research Assistant
Mariam Masood Manager Human Resources
Basma Masud Associate Manager Finance
Wajeeha Zia Tung Project Manager
Ayesha Mursleen Research Coordinator
Atif Naseer Assistant Manager Administration
Abdul Rehman Nawaz Senior Survey Assistant
Ali Asad Sabir Senior Research Assistant
Ayesha Shahid Communications & Outreach Lead
Mahnaz Shujrah Research Assistant
Ahsan Tariq Lead Survey Wing
Sumbal Zahid Assistant Communications & Outreach
Emaan Zubair Senior Research Assistant
Anjum Babar Office Attendant
Adnan Rashid Office Attendant
Salim Office Attendant