Ms. Sidra Khan

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Education:MPhil – (3.94 CGPA) _  Thesis, Transatlantic Relations: Future Implications  ”, National Defence University, Islamabad_ Pakistan ( 8, September 2014- 14 June 2016)


Masters of Science in International Relations – (3.82 CGPA) – Thesis, “Impacts of Iran’s Energy Aspects on External Relations”, National Defence University, Islamabad – Pakistan (9 September 2012- 17 June 2014)


Bachelors of Science in Natural Sciences Punjab University Pakistan – 21 March 2010- 23 February 2012 

Lecturer, IR department NUML September 2016-till today

Research Associate at Strategic Vision Institute (SVI), 2016 

Research Associate at Centre for Strategic and Contemporary Research, 2016 

Research Assistant at Institute of Strategic Studies Analysis (ISSRA), 2015 

Pak Institute of conflict and Security Studies

Research Assistant working on issues of militancy and creating database for it, 2015

National Defence University: Faculty of Contemporary Studies – Dept. of International Relations 

Editorial Assistant (Internship) of Research Journal – Assisting the editor, research and composition, 2015

 Research Internee at Ministry of Foreign Affairs

OPCW Section - Responsibilities included understanding the OPCW laws and applying them in different conflicts especially Syria, 2014 

National Defence University – Faculty of Contemporary Sciences 

Teacher Assistant with Mr. Bilal Qureshi in Course Critical Security Studies for spring semester 2014


Kashmir Dispute: Humanitarian and Legal Aspects   

- South Asia: states, society, Economy, politics and security issues

- Pak- China Relations

- Pak-US Relations 

-Dynamics of US-EU Relationship

-Politics of Asia-Pacific

-Middle East and Persian Gulf

 -Foreign Policy of Pakistan and Major Powers 

- International Relations Theories, contemporary issues and diplomacy 

“Pakistan looking for criteria based approach in NSG membership” in Foreign Policy News, 20 June,2016


  “Indian bid for NSG Membership “ in Centre for Strategic and Contemporary Research, 8 June,2016

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 “Indo-Pak balance of power in the Indian Ocean” in Centre for Strategic and Contemporary Research, 31 May,2016


 The Message of Missiles: Debate on Ballistic Missiles Development in South Asia” in Foreign Policy News, 11 May, 2016


  “Will Merkel surrender her pro-refugees policy?” in Centre for Strategic and Contemporary Research, 29 April,2016


 “Iran sending Peace Messages through Military Exercises” Voice of Journalist, 30 March, 2016


 “Shia Militias Standing upto IS” in Centre for Strategic and Contemporary Research, 15 March,2016


 “China’s Strategic Interest in the Middle East” at Centre for Strategic and Contemporary Research, 28 January,2016


 “Race for Nuclear Bomb” at Pin Point Institute, 12 January 2016


 Maritime Challenges in Indian Ocean: Challenges for Pakistan” at Pinpoint Institute , December,2015


 “USA Policy Shift to Pacific: Hurdles For China” Stratagem Magazine, 17 October, 2016


Reports Written 

Round-table Discussion on “The Ongoing Struggle Movement in Kashmir and Future Prospect” at Strategic Vision Institute

 “Non Proliferation and Strategic Stability in South Asia: A Russian Perspective” at Strategic Vision Institute 

“Nuclear Security Summits till 2016: An Analytical Review”  at Strategic Vision Institute 

“Three Years of SVI Report: 2013-2015” in Strategic Vision Institute at Strategic Vision Institute 


Paper Presented on “Role of International Community in solving Kashmir Dispute” at Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST),  Organized by Mirpur AJK, Pakistan 


Presented Paper on “China Pakistan reactions in context Asia Pacific” Organized by China Pakistan Institute Beijing, China

Presented Paper on “Non Profit Organization source of National Integration in seminar National Unity: A critical Factor in National Security” Organized by Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad