Professor Dr. Mohammad Waseem is a Professor of Political Science at the Department of Social Sciences, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore. He has written on ethnic, Islamic, constitutional, electoral and sectarian politics of Pakistan. Professor Dr. Waseem has been on the editorial boards of international academic journals; Ethnicitie (Bristol), Contemporary South Asia (Bradford) and International Studies (New Delhi). He was the team leader of research projects sponsored by DFID UK and UNDP Islamabad.