Politics and Societies in the Gulf; West Asia Strategic Affairs
PhD, Jawaharlal Nehru University (2016)
Democratization Dilemma and Challenges for Turkey
Md. Muddassir Quamar holds a PhD in West Asian studies from Jawaharlal Nehru University. His doctoral thesis examined social developments in Saudi Arabia between 1991 and 2010 within a conceptual framework of Islamic modernism. He has published extensively on various aspects of contemporary developments in the Gulf, West Asia and Indo-Gulf relations and co-edited an anthology titled Contemporary Persian Gulf: Essays in Honour of Gulshan Dietl, Prakash C. Jain and Girijesh Pant. He was visiting fellow in King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, Riyadh and serves as Associate Editor of Contemporary Review of the Middle East.