​Honourary Research Associates

Dr Sadaf Rizvi
Honou​​rary Senior Research Associate

Dr Rizvi has joined the IED family and is working with Drs Sadrudin Pardhan and Sadia Muzaffar Bhutta​, to publish edited books and journal articles based on research projects and other scholarly work.​​

She holds a PhD in Social Anthropology from University of Oxford and has nearly 3 decades worth of rich experience. Her specific areas of interest are anthropology of education, childhood ethnography, faith schools and social cohesion, and Muslims in the West.​ She began her career with the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) in Islamabad, and worked with AKU-IED prior to her move to the United Kingdom.

Dr Ri​zvi is the editor of two books, ‘Multidisciplinary approaches to educational research: Case studies from Europe and the developing world’ (Routledge, 2012) and Making sense of the global: Anthropological Perspec​tives on interconnections and processes. (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010).