SOAS University of London

Centre for Iranian Studies

Dr Lubna Abid Ali

BA (Lahore); MSc; MPhil; PhD (Islamabad)
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Lubna Abid Ali
Centre for Iranian Studies

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Dr Lubna Abid Ali
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Dr Lubna Ali is Professor and Director of the School of Politics and International Relations at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. She is UNESCO-Fellow at Middle East Studies Institute, Columbia University, New York, and a Post-doctoral fellow, Islamic Studies, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. Her interests include Iran's foreign policy behavior, countering militancy and extremism in the states sharing a trijunctional border in Balochistan province of Pakistan, Iran (Siestan), Aghanistan (Helmand) and Pakistan (Balochistan). She is also the recipient of international peace award (2008) from INSPAD (Institute of Peace and Development) promoting peace and human rights through irfan and Sufism.