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Dr. Rabia Chaudhry

Assistant Professor

Forman Christian College Lahore 54700

(+92) 300 439 2702

rabiachaudhry@fccollege.edu.pk / rabeea.chaudhry@gmail.com

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Doctor of Philosophy (Magna cum Laude, Grade 1.3 German system)

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Research Areas:

  • International Development
  • Peace & conflict studies
  • Anti – Terrorism laws
  • Public policy
  • Social justice
  • Law
  • Governance
  • Interdisciplinary research
  • Anti – Corruption
  • Civil-military relations
  • Development politics
  • Institutions


Rabia Chaudhry is an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Public Policy and Governance, Forman Christian College University, Lahore. She holds a PhD (titled “An army with a country: How the Pakistan military imposes indirect hegemony via the infrastructure and welfare sectors” (Mangna cum Laude) from Centre for Development Research, University of Bonn. 
Prior to this she conducted independent qualitative research and published two monographs titled “Custodial Torture and Human Rights: Designing a Policy Framework for Pakistan” and “Anti-Terror Laws, Policing and Criminal Justice System: A case study of Anti-Terrorist efforts in Punjab”. She has a Master (Exec.) in Public Policy, CPPG-FC College, Lahore and LL.B (Hons.), University of London.  She has practiced civil and commercial law in Pakistan’s Higher Courts and has over 10 years of teaching experience. Her research interests include civil military relations, institutional reform, public policy and governance. Research regions are South and Central Asia in particular and the global south in general.  

Courses Taught

  • Globalisation and transformation of Religion and Politics in South Asia
  • Introduction to Public Policy


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