Hopkins Bloomberg Center
555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Dr. S. M. Ali has extensive experience working with multilateral, bilateral, government, and non-government organizations on varied international development challenges.

He is the author of several peer-reviewed articles and book chapters as well as the book Development, Poverty and Power in Pakistan: The Impact of State and Donor Interventions on Farmers, published by Routledge in 2015. His other recent publications include a special report on the devolution of power in Pakistan for the United States Institute of Peace. Dr. Ali also writes a weekly op-ed in the Express Tribune, an affiliate of the New York Times in Pakistan.

He is also a ‚ÄúCountry of Origin Expert” for South Asian (Bangladeshi, Pakistani Indian and Sri Lankan) asylum seekers in the U.S. and the U.K.

Dr. Ali has a Ph.D. from the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne. He has taught graduate and undergraduate courses in Australia, Pakistan, and the United States.

Audience Menu