Shaukat Ullah

Shaukat Ullah is a visiting scholar at the Department of Political Sciences of Ghent University. He is a PhD scholar from the International Islamic University Islamabad (Pakistan). Shaukat holds a master’s degree in Human Rights Law (2014, International Islamic University Islamabad). Currently he is enrolled at the department of History & Pakistan studies at IIUI and works on a PhD-project (2015-2019) on intra-party democracy in Pakistan. He will prepare a comparative study on political parties. Shaukat joins GASPAR as a visiting scholar under the supervision of Prof. Wauters to design his study and to apply an international theory on how to measure intra-party democracy in Pakistani political parties according to the international norms of internal democracy.


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