Department of Asian Studies
Department of Asian Studies

A Conversation with Adil Najam (Dean of the Pardee School, former Vice Chancellor at LUMS)

Fri, March 2, 2018 | Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

A Conversation with Adil Najam (Dean of the Pardee School, former Vice Chancellor at LUMS)

Join us for a conversation with Dr. Adil Najam about politics in Pakistan and beyond.

Dr. Najam is the inaugural Dean of the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University. He is also a Professor of International Relations and of Earth and Environment. Earlier, Prof. Adil Najam served as Vice Chancellor of the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in Lahore, Pakistan and as the Director of the Boston University Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future. In addition to Boston University, Prof. Najam has taught at MIT and at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. His research focuses on issues of global public policy, especially those related to global climate change, South Asia, Muslim countries, environment and development, and human development.

Moderator: Dr. Paula Newberg (Government)

Sponsored by: The Charles N. Wilson Chair in Pakistan Studies, the Robert Strauss Center for International Security and Law, and the South Asia Institute

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