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Dr. Altaf Ullah

Research Fellow

 

Dr. Altaf Ullah is working as Research Fellow (BPS-18) in the National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research, Centre of Excellence, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad (Pakistan) since August 04, 2006.

Academic History

Degree
Subject
Year
Board/University
Div
Ph.D.
Pakistan Studies/Central Asian Studies
Jan 2016
Area Study Centre, University of Peshawar
1st
M.Phil
Pakistan Studies
2007
Qauid-i-Azam University, Isbd
1st
B.Ed
Education
2007
AIOU, Islamabad
1st
Master
Pakistan Studies
2002-04
University of Peshawar
1st
Master
History
2004
University of Peshawar
2nd
Master
Political Science
2002
University of Peshawar
2nd
BA
Law, Is.Std,
2001
University of Peshawar
2nd
FA
Humanities
1997
BISE, Peshawar
2nd
SSC
Science Group
1995
BISE, Peshawar
1st

Publications
1. "The Role of Political Parties in the 2002 National Elections of Pakistan" in Pakistan Journal of History & Culture, Jan-June 2008. (click to view full text)

2. "Pakistan may Intekhabi Siasat ka Pas-e-Manzir aur 2008 ke Intekhabaat Tarikh ke Aiene main" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan, Oct 2007 - Mar 2008. (click to view full text)


3. "Constitutionalism in Pakistan: A Study of Convergence and Divergence of the Proposals of the Constitution Commission with Provisions of 1962 Constitution", in Pakistan Journal of History & Culture, July - Dec 2008. (click to view full text)


4. "Intekhabaat 2002 mein Muttahida Majles-e-Amal ka Kirdar" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan, Oct 2012 - Mar 2013. (click to view full text)


5. "Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan (1947-2013): Study of a Special Model of Governance" in Pakistan Journal of History & Culture, July - Dec 2013. (click to view full text)


6. "Khyber Pakhtunkhwa main Urdu Adab Tarikhi Pehlu" (Urdu) in Tahqeeq Nama, Jan - June 2014. (click to view full text)


7. "Taqseem-i-Hind se Pehle Sooba Khyber Pakhtunkhwa main Urdu Adab aor Shero Shaeri ki Tarveej: Aik Jaeza" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan, Apr -Sept 2014. (click to view full text)


8. "Wafaq ke Zere Intezam Pakistan ke Qabaeli Alaqajaat Tarikh ke Aiene mein" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan, Oct - 2014 Mar 2015. (click to view full text)


9. "Governance Reforms in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan The Past and Present" in Journal of Political Studies, Summer 2015. (click to view full text)


10. "Ghani Khan ki Shaeri ke Chand Aham Pehlo" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan, Apr - Sept 2015. (click to view full text)


11. "Azad Urdu Nazam aor Ajmal Khattak: Aik Tajzia" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan, Oct 2015 - Mar 2016. (click to view full text)


12. "Inhuman laws in Frontier Crimes Regulation: A Case Study of FATA" in TAKATOO, Issue No. 14 Volume No. 7, July- December 2015. (click to view full text)


13. "State and Society in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan - A Historical Review" in Historicus, April-June 2016. (click to view full text)


14. "FATA ka Intezami Dhancha aor us ki Khososiaat" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e- Pakistan, April-September 2016. (click to view full text)


15. "Pakistan ki Kharija Paleesi ke Mukhtalif Adwaar ka aik Jaeza 1947-2016" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e- Pakistan, October 2016 - March 2017. (click to view full text)


16. "Masla Kashmir aor Amreeki Paleesi 1990 ki Dahai mein" (Urdu) in Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e- Pakistan, Jan-June 2017.(click to view full text)

17. "Allamah Raghib Ahsan and Pakistan Movement: An Assessment" in South Asian Studies, Vol. 32, No. 1, January - June 2017.(click to view full text)

Compiled Works
1. Directory of Writers on History and Culture (click to view full text)

Review Articles
1. Syed Sharifuddin Pirzada, ed., Foundations of Pakistan All India Muslim League Documents: 1906-1947. Volumes I & II (Islamabad: National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research, 2007), in Pakistan Journal of History & Cultural, Vol. XXIX, No.1, January-June, 2008. (click to view full text)

Articles in Newspapers
1. "A Page From History: Frontier's Role in the War of Independence" in the Daily National Herald Tribune Rawalpindi, 15 December 2007. (click to view full text)


2. "Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar and Pakistan Movement" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 01 January 2008. (click to view full text)


3. "Glimpses of Electoral Politics in Pakistan" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 17 January 2008. (click to view full text)

4. "Constitutional Evolution of Pakistan" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 29-30 March 2008. (click to view full text)


5. "Election 2008 Tarikh ka aik Naya Baab" (Urdu) in the Daily Al-Akhbar, Rawalpindi, 31 March 2008. (click to view full text)


6. "A Page from History" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 22 April 2008. (click to view full text)


7. "Nuts and Bolts of Election Commission of Pakistan" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 5 June 2008. (click to view full text)


8. "The Importance of Pakistan's Geo-Strategic Location" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 15 August 2008. (click to view full text)


9. "The Assassination of Pakistan's First Premier" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 16 October 2008. (click to view full text)


10. "Allama Iqbal and His Works" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 15 November 2008. (click to view full text)


11. "The Story of the Great Quaid" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 31 December 2008.(click to view full)


12. "War on Terror and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan" in the Daily National Herald Tribune, Rawalpindi, 27 January 2009. (click to view full text)

Papers Presented in National/International Conferences
1. "Sardar Mohammad Aurangzeb Khan: An Analysis of First Muslim League Ministry in NWFP (1943-1945)" in Four Days International Conference on All India Muslim League (1906-1947) from 18 to 21 December 2006, organized by the National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research. (click to view full text)


2. "The Role of NWFP in the War of Independence" in Two Days National Conference on 1857-150 Years of the War of Independence from 10 to 11 May 2007 organized by the National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research. (click to view full text)


3. "The War of 1857: A Study of the British Counterinsurgency Against the Revolt in the North West Frontier Province" in Two Days International Conference on The War of Independence 1857 organized by the Department of History, University of Peshawar at its Bara Gali Campus on 18-19 August 2007.


4. "Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar and the Pakistan Movement: An Analysis" in International Conference on Leaders of Pakistan Movement, 7-8 April 2008, organized by National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. (click to view full text)


5. "Pre-Islamic Roots of Pakistani Culture" in Three Days Symposium on the State of Historical and Cultural Research organized by National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research in collaboration with Department of History, UOP at Bara Gali Summer Campus of UOP 19-21 August, 2009. (click to view full text)


6. "The Governance of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) under Frontier Crimes Regulation (1901): An Analysis" in International Conference on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: History and Culture, 12-30 November, 2012 Organized by NIHCR in collaboration with Pakistan Study Centre, University of Peshawar. (click to view full text)


7. "Sheikh Abdul Majeed Sindhi: His Life and Career" in International Conference on Sindh: History and Culture, 23-25 November, 2015 Organized by NIHCR in collaboration with Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur (Mirs) at SALU. (click to view full text)


8. "The Introduction of Legal-Administrative Reforms in FATA: Problems and Prospects" in 24th IAHA International Conference on Asian History, Culture and Environment: Vernacular and Oriental Paradigms December 5-9, 2016 organized by IAHA, NICHCR, QAU, HEC, SBBWU & PEDA in Islamabad. (click to view full text)


Unpublished Research Work
1. Postgraduate Research Work on the topic "Shahabuddin's Commission Report" (Master Thesis).
2. M.Phil Dissertation on the theme "The 2002 National Elections in Pakistan: An Analysis".
3. Ph.D. Dissertation on the theme "Reforms in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA): Implications for Pakistan and Afghanistan".


Edited/Checked PJHC (as Assistant Editor PJHC from 2006 to 2008)
1. Pakistan Journal of History & Culture Vol.XXVII, No.2, July-December, 2006.
2. Pakistan Journal of History & Culture Vol.XXVIII, No.1, January-June, 2007.
3. Pakistan Journal of History & Culture Vol.XXVIII, No.2, July-December, 2007.
4. Pakistan Journal of History & Culture Vol.XXIX, No.1, January-June, 2008.


Associate Editor Mujalla Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan
Working as Associate Editor of Mujallah Tarikh wa Saqafat-e-Pakistan (Urdu) since January 2009 which is a bi-annual Research Journal of National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research, Centre of Excellence, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.


Thesis Examiner
1. "Internally Displaced Persons from North Waziristan Agency in Bannu: Problems and Prospects" (M.Phil Thesis) by Mr. Sajad Rasool, Department of Political Science, University of Peshawar.


2. "Features of 1973 Constitution of Pakistan" (Master Thesis) by Miss Sumera Kanwal, Department of Pakistan Studies, Govt. Postgraduate College Mansehra (KP).


3. "Indo-Pak Relations: 1971-1977" (Master Thesis) by Miss Sfeena Jan, Department of Pakistan Studies, Govt. Postgraduate College Mansehra (KP).


4. "The Geo-strategic Importance of Gawadar Port" (Master Thesis) by Mr. Imtiaz Hussain, Department of Pakistan Studies, Govt. Postgraduate College Mansehra (KP).

Teaching Experience

Title of the Courses Taught Discipline Level Department/Institute Semester University
Federalism, Identity and State Building in Pakistan Pakistan Studies M.Phil Department of Pakistan Studies Spring, 2016 AIOU, Islamabad
NWFP: Politics During 1920s, 1930s and 1940s History M.Sc Department of History Spring, 2016 AIOU, Islamabad
PS-304 Political and Constitutional Development in Pakistan (1947-69) Pakistan Studies M.Sc National Institute of Pakistan Studies (NIPS) Fall, 2016 Quaid-i-Azam University
Civil-Military Relations in Pakistan Pakistan Studies M.Phil Department of Pakistan Studies Fall, 2016 AIOU, Islamabad

 

 


 

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