Personen

Minerwa Tahir

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

Regionaler Schwerpunkt: South Asia (notably Karachi)  

Positions

Since 2021
Research Fellow in the ERC project, “Timely Histories: A Social History of Time in South Asia”
2019 - 2020
Research associate at Digital Rights Foundation, Pakistan
2018 - 2019
Digital ambassador at SOAS University of London, United Kingdom
2017 - 2018
Journalist at Samaa TV, Pakistan
2015 - 2017
Journalist at The Express Tribune, Pakistan

Education

since 2021
Doctoral Candidate at Universität Göttingen, Germany
2018 - 2019
MA in Gender & Sexuality, SOAS University of London, United Kingdom (with Distinction)
2015 - 2016
MA in Mass Communication, University of Karachi, Pakistan
2013 - 2015
BA in Mass Communication, University of Karachi, Pakistan

Certificates

Feature writing and advanced reporting with a focus on social justice, Centre of Excellence in Journalism, Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, Pakistan.

Awards

2018 - 2019
Chevening scholarship

Languages

  • Urdu; Native Speaker
  • English: Full Fluency (C2)