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Rabia Akhtar

Rabia Akhtar





Director
School of Integrated Social Sciences
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Biography:


Dr. Rabia Akhtar holds a PhD in Security Studies from Kansas State University. Her research focused on U.S. non-proliferation policy towards Pakistan and is a foreign policy analysis of executive-legislative interactions in U.S. foreign policy making and related issues in Congressional oversight of U.S. foreign policy towards Pakistan from Ford to Clinton. She is a Fulbright Scholar (2010-2015). Her co-authored research monograph on “Nuclear Learning in South Asia” was published in Jan 2015 by the Regional Center of Strategic Studies (RCSS), Colombo, Sri Lanka. She holds a M.A. in Political Science from Eastern Illinois University, USA and M.Sc. in International Relations from Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad Pakistan. She contributes opinion pieces on South Asian nuclear issues in national and international dailies. She is the author of a book titled 'The Blind Eye: U.S. Non-proliferation Policy Towards Pakistan from Ford to Clinton' published by University of Lahore Press, 2018.