Honourary Research Associates
Dr Sadaf Rizvi
Honourary 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 Rizvi 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 Perspectives on interconnections and processes. (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010).