Junior Research Associate

Hira LuqmanResearch Associate hiraluqman@rsilpak.orgAbout Hira Luqman works as a Junior Research Associate at RSIL Islamabad. Her area of research includes Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law. She completed her LLB from Bahria University Islamabad and was the Gold Medalist of her batch attaining the academic honor of Magna Cum Laude. Working as a Research Associate…

Junior Research Associate

Semra IslamJunior Research Associate semra@rsilpak.orgAbout Semra Islam is a Junior Research Associate at RSIL’s Lahore Office. She completed her BA-LL.B. (Hons) with a High Distinction from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). Prior to joining RSIL, Ms. Islam was working as a Research Assistant at LUMS, where she was involved in research on varied aspects…

Research Associate

Fer Ghanaa AnsariResearch Associate feransari@rsilpak.orgAbout Fer Ghanaa Ansari is a Research Associate at RSIL’s Islamabad office and an LL.M. candidate at Harvard Law School on the Fulbright scholarship. She is also an independent researcher for the UN Human Rights Treaty Impact Study being led by former UN Human Rights Committee member Christof Heyns. At RSIL,…

Research Associate

Mr. Aimal Amjad QuraishiResearch Associate aimalquraishi@rsilpak.orgAbout Mr. Aimal works as a Research Associate at RSIL’s Islamabad office. His research interests include human rights, counter-terrorism, environmental law, investment law and international dispute resolution. He received his LLB from University of London and holds an LLM with a specialisation in international law from the Australian National University…

Research Associate

Mr. Yasir AbbasResearch Associate yasir@rsilpak.orgAbout Mr. Yasir Abbas is a Research Associate at the Centre of Excellence for International Law (CEIL), at the National Defence University in Islamabad. Yasir went to the University of Sussex for his LLM as a Chevening Scholar from Pakistan. He holds two bachelor’s degrees in Law (LLB) from the University…

Research Fellow

Hira Arif is a Research Fellow at RSIL’s Lahore Office. Ms. Riar holds a B.A.-LL.B. (Honours) from the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), and an LLM from Duke University.

Senior Research Associate

Shayan Ahmed Khan is currently working at the Research Society of International Law (RSIL) as a Research Associate. He has done extensive research in the fields of Public International Law, International Human Rights Law and International Humanitarian Law. Within Pakistani law, he has conducted research in constitutional law, criminal law and the law relating to counter-terrorism. Prior to joining RSIL, he has done internships at the International Committee of the Red Cross where he worked on compiling State Practice for the Customary IHL Project, drafted a report on the weapons convention that Pakistan has ratified and drafted the role play simulation for the 9th Henry Dunant Moot Court Competition Pakistan National Rounds. Thereafter, he interned at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pakistan where he worked under the Principal Legal Advisor and researched on inter alia the Jadhav Case (India v. Pakistan) and the Indus Water Treaty.