Faculty Profile

Dr. Mohammad Waseem

Visiting Faculty

Department Of Humanities & Social Sciences

Dr. Mohammad Waseem is Professor of Political Science at Department of Social Sciences, Lahore University of Management Sciences. He was Chairman of the International Relations Department, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad. He has written on ethnic, Islamic, constitutional, electoral and sectarian politics of Pakistan. His books include: Politics and the State in Pakistan (1989), The 1993 Elections in Pakistan (1994) and Strengthening of Democracy in Pakistan (co-authored with S.J. Burki) (2002). He also edited the book Electoral Reform in Pakistan (2002).

Professor Waseem was Pakistan Chair at St. Antony's College Oxford from 1995-1999. He has been a visiting professor in Sciences Po Paris; visiting scholar in the International Programme for Advanced Studies MSH, Paris; Fulbright Fellow in the New Century Scholars Programme at The Brookings Institution, Washington DC; Fellow of the Ford Foundation at Oxford; DAAD Fellow at the University of Heidelberg; Fulbright Fellow at Columbia University, New York; Fellow of the Indian Historical Research Council, New Delhi; Fellow of the British Council in London; and Fellow of the American Political Science Association in Washington DC.

Professor Waseem has been on the editorial boards of international academic journals; Ethnicities (Bristol), Contemporary South Asia (Bradford) and International Studies (New Delhi). He was the team leader of research projects sponsored by DFID London and UNDP Islamabad. He was the country coordinator for Pakistan for a survey project on South Asia sponsored by Ford Foundation.

    • Book Section/chapter
      • Waseem, M. Indo-Pakistan relations: social, cultural and political dimensions . Social and Economic Development in South Asia ,
      • Waseem, M. Constitutionalism and power dynamics in Pakistan . Unstable Constitutionalism: Law and Politics in South Asia , Cambridge University Press
      • Waseem, M. Clash of institutions in contemporary Pakistan . A Routledge Handbook on Pakistan ,
    • Journal Articles
      • Waseem, M. Unscrambling of the British Empire: India and Pakistan as ‘unequal’ members of the Commonwealth . South Asian History and Culture, UK ,
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Politics of Culture 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Media & Politics 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Anthropology of State 1701
Spring Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Comparative Politics 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Politics of South Asia 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Constitutional Development in Pakistan 1601
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Anthropology of State 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Media & Politics 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Independent Study 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Comparative Politics 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Senior Project II 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Politics of India 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Constitutional Development in Pakistan 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Senior Project I 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Comparative Politics 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Anthropology of State 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Politics of Pakistan 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Comparative Politics 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Domestic Policy & Foreign Policy 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Politics of India 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Constitutional Development in Pakistan 1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Media & Politics 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Comparative Politics 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Politics of Pakistan 1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Politics of India 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Comparative Politics 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Constitutional Development in Pakistan 1001
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1001
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Media & Politics 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Politics of Pakistan 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Senior Project 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Civil Society and Social Movements 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Comparative Politics 901
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Senior Project 804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Independent Study 804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Media & Politics 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Senior Project 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Politics of Pakistan 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Comparative Politics 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Politics of India 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Civil Society and Social Movements 801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Social Sciences Senior Project 704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Social Sciences Senior Project 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Comparative Politics 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Politics of South Asia 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Domestics Politics & Foreign Policy 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Social Sciences Senior Project 702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Pakistan Studies: Culture and Heritage 701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Making Sense of Language: An Introduction to Language, Culture & Communication 603
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Politics of Pakistan 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Civil Society and Social Movements 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Politics of South Asia 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Pakistan Studies: Culture and Heritage 601