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Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh

Professor of Human Security at the Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po Paris)

Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh has taught at Columbia University, been a visiting Professor at universities in Tehran, Kabul, New Delhi, Pretoria, Moscow and Dushanbe, and an Associate Researcher with the Peace Research Institute of Oslo.  She has authored and co-authored several books, and more than 30 academic and policy publications on issues related to security, counter-terrorism, radicalization and human security with geographic specialization in Central Asia, Iran and Afghanistan. Since 1997, Tadjbakhsh has been working as an Advisor to the United Nations and the OSCE on issues related to human security and counter-terrorism in Central Asia and in Afghanistan and was the Advisor to the Government of Kazakhstan during their Presidency of the Security Council.
Updated: May 1, 2019