Welcome to AIPS

The American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS), established in 1973, is a bi-national research and education organization with a mission to promote academic study of Pakistan in the US and to encourage scholarly exchange between the US and Pakistan.

It is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt, autonomous organization and a member of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.

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AIPS Trustee Publishes Book on Indus River Basin

AIPS is pleased to announce the publication of a new book about the Indus River Basin by Trustee Dr. David GIlmartin.

(Photo: University of California Press)

AIPS Member Publishes Book in Translation

AIPS is pleased to announce the publication of a new book in translation by member Professor Emeritus Dr. Muhammad Umar Memon.

Workshop on Teaching Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Management (Part 3 of 3)

“Imaginging a Future of Pakistan Archaeology: Teaching Archaeology and the Postcolonial Critique, Community Based Practices, and Cultural Heritage Management”
Facilitated by Dr. Uzma Rizvi and Dr. Qasid Mallah
August 11-14, 2015

Workshop at Florida International University

Rāhē najāt (The path of salvation): Religious and Social Dynamics in the Coastal Trade Networks on Pakistan
November 12-13, 2015
Co-sponsored by American Institute of Pakistan Studies

AIPS announces the 2015 Fellowship Recipients!

Long-term Fellows

Safoora Arbab, University of California-Los Angeles (Junior Fellow)
Karen Greenwalt, University of Illinois-Chicago (Junior Fellow)
Manamee Guha, University of Illinois-Chicago (Junior Fellow)
Maira Hayat, University of Chicago (Junior Fellow)
Shayan Rajani, Tufts University (Junior Fellow)
Dr. SherAli Tareen, Franklin & Marshall College (Senior Fellow)

Short-term Lecturing and Research Fellows