Congratulations to Dr. Saira Yamin who was recently selected to be a Senior Fellow at the Center for Global Policy (CGP).  CGP is a US-based think tank working on policy issues pertaining to Political Islam, Violent Extremism and American Muslims.

Dr. Yamin continues her role as a professor at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies and recently participated in a podcast with CGP’s Kamran Bokhari discussing ”civil-military dynamics in emerging democracies and autocracies, especially those of Pakistan, Egypt and Turkey, Myanmar.”

According to the podcast description: “They touch upon the ongoing evolution of the military regimes of Syria and Iraq, defining the struggles that have led to a number of coups as the dominance of military rule over disorganized civilian governance structures perpetuates.”

Listen to this podcast online at:


Saira Yamin is currently serving as professor at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS) in Honolulu, Hawaii. She specializes in South Asian security dynamics; conflict resolution; and women, peace and security. DKI APCSS is a U.S. Department of Defense executive education institution building the capacity of military and civilian security practitioners from countries in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.  


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2 Responses to Dr. Yamin selected as Senior Fellow at the Center for Global Policy

  1. fahim says:

    She is brave professor wish her further success and achievements in her professional life.

  2. Joe Hinton says:

    Congratulations, Dr. Yamin! A well-deserved opportunity.

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