Profile

Professor Sikander Shah is a pioneering member of the Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, LUMS. He obtained a B.A. in Economics and a Juris Doctorate (Cum Laude) from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has held visiting faculty positions at the Temple Law School, the Wayne State Law School and the University of Michigan Law School and holds the position of adjunct faculty at the Maurer School of Law, Indiana University Bloomington. Professor Dr. Shah served as the Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, while he was on sabbatical in 2012-2013. Professor Dr. Shah’s teaching and research interests are focused on Public International Law, International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law, Corporate Governance and Constitutional Design. In addition to this, Dawn newspaper and Diplomat articles published his piece of writings on diverse topics like democratic issues, economy of Pakistan etc.

Projects

  • International Human Rights Law Clinic For Law Students
  • Social Responsibility and Professional Training: Ethics Education and Pedagogical Practices in the GCC
  • Why did regulated industries in the Asian Tigers outperform deregulated industries in Pakistan? A legal and Economic Comparison
  • Rent-Seeking in Pakistan-India Trade Under the GATT
  • The Political Economy of Conflict in Pakistan
  • Anti-Terrorism Legislation Reform

Publications

  • Shah, S. A. (2014). International Law and Drone Strikes in Pakistan: The Legal and Socio-political Aspects. Routledge
Date: 
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Designation: 
Associate Professor, SAHSOL