Personal Profile

Education
Professional Experience
Professional Memberships
Languages
References
Awards Received
Seminars
Interviews
Lectures



Education
Ph.D. History 1972 - 1976 from  Ruhr University   Bochum, Germany
M.A History 1961-1963      University of Sindh  Hyderabad Pakistan

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Professional experience
Editor   1999- to date Quarterly Journal 'Tarikh'  
Coordinator, European Asian Dialogue   1997- 1998   Heinrich Boell Foundation  Lahore Pakistan  
Director of Political Education Programme   1995- 1997 Aurat Foundation Lahore Pakistan  
Resident Director   1991- 1995  Goethe-Institut Lahore Pakistan  
Editor   1989- 1991 Mashal, Publishing NGO Lahore Pakistan  
Chairperson / Professor Department of History   1986 - 1989  University of Sindh  Hyderabad Pakistan  
Associate Professor Department of History   1983- 1986  University of Sindh  Hyderabad Pakistan  
Assistant Professor Department of History   1971-1983  University of Sindh  Hyderabad Pakistan  
Lecturer
Department of History  
1963- 1971 University of Sindh  Hyderabad Pakistan

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Professional memberships
Member: Board of Studies, Department of History, University of Baluchistan.
Member: Board of Editors of the Journal of Faculty of Arts, University of Sindh, Hyderabad.
Member: Advisory Board, Research and Publication, National College of Arts, Lahore.
Member: Advisory Board, Department of Archaeology and Archives, Lahore. 

Languages

Urdu (mother tongue)

English

German

Persian

Arabic

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References
Harbans Mukhia, Rector and Professor Department of History, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, India.
Imtiaz Ahmad, Professor Department of Political Science, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, India.
Hamza Alavi, Retd. Professor Department of Anthropology, University of Manchester, England.

Awards received
Graudiertforschung and Friedrich- Ebert Stiftung 1972-76
Faiz Award 1989
Pir Husamuddin Rashidi Gold Medal by Sindh Graduate Association in 2002

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Seminars
South Asian Conference on Education, Delhi 1999
City in History, Bombay 1999
Religion and Identity, Delhi 1999
South Asian History and History Textbooks, Bombay 1998
Globalization, Bangkok 1997
Partition of 1947, Delhi 1997
On NGOs, Chaingmai, Thailand 1997
Islam and Globalization, Essen Germany 1997
Akbar's 450th Birthday, Delhi 1992
Nation, Nationalism and Nation State, Karachi and Banglore, 1991
Images of Germany, Munich 1991
On Fundamentalism, Chaingmai, Thailand 1989
Regularly participation in national seminars on History, Politics, and Social issues.

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Interviews
The Times of India The Hindu The Dawn
The News The Friday Times The Nation
The Herald BBC Urdu Service Star Plus, NDTV, India

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  Lectures
Islam and the Modern Challenges, Bombay 1999
Pakistan after Partition, Delhi 1999
Islam and Globalization, Iserlohn, Essen Germany 1998
The NGO Phenomenon, Chaingmai 1998
The Muslim Identity, Indian International Centre, Delhi 1997
Historiography in Pakistan, London 1988

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