Conferences, Seminars and Workshops
 


Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

AKU-ISMC holds a range of research related activities including workshops, seminars and conferences throughout the year. These have included two series of seminars on pluralism in Muslim contexts, a conference on cosmopolitanism, a seminar on governance and development and a conference on higher education in developing countries.

Conferences and Workshops ​

 

​Seminar Series

Research Fellowship Seminars

Discussing Cities Forum

Pluralism Seminars

 

Public Lecture Series

2011-12: Understanding Processes of Social Change in Muslim Cultures and Societies

  •  Professor Abdou Filali Ansary, AKU-ISMC
  • Professor Timothy Insoll, University of Manchester
  • Professor Gilbert Achcar, SOAS
  • Dr Albena Azmanova, Brussels School of International Studies
  • Dr. Amira K. Bennison, University of Cambridge

2010-11: The Construction of Knowledge about Muslim Cultures and Societies

  • Dr Robert Rollinger. Leopold Franzens University, Austria and AKU-ISMC Visiting Lecturer
  • Professor Robert Gleave, University of Exeter
  • Professor Stefan Wild, Bonn
  • Professor Touraj Daryaee, University of California, Irvine
  • Professor Aziz Al-Azmeh, Central European University

2010

  • Professor Tariq Rahman, National Institute of Pakistan Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University
  • Dr Nadje Al-Ali, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
  • Professor Mehtab Karim, Pew Research Centre
  • Professor Humayun Ansari Royal Holloway, University of London
  • Dr Valerie Gonzalez, School of Architecture, Marseille and AKU-ISMC Visiting Lecturer

2009

  • Dr Charles Hallisey, Harvard University's Divinity School
  • Mr Arif Hasan, Orangi Pilot Project
  • Dr Magnus Marsden, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
  • Professor the Baroness Afshar OBE, University of York
  • Professor Mona Siddiqui, University of Glasgow
  • Dr Sumi Madhok, London School of Economics
  • Professor Charlotte Roueche, King's College

    2008

    • Dr Michel Boivin, Centre for South Asian Studies, School of Advanced Studies of Social Sciences, University of Paris
    • Dr Ishrat Husain, Chairman of the National Commission for Government Reforms, Pakistan
    • Dr Christian Lange, School of Divinity, Edinburgh University
    • Mr Arif Hasan, Pakistan
    • Dr Doris Behrens-Abouseif, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
    • Dr Wen-Ching Ouyang, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
    • Dr Matthew Nelson, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
    • Dr Siddharth Saxena, Cambridge University
    • Dr Hugh Kennedy, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
    • Dr Venetia Porter, British Museum