Mirza Sadaqat Huda

Dr. Mirza Sadaqat Huda is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Global Asia Research Cluster, School of Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University (NTU).

His main interest is on multilateral responses to non-traditional security issues, with a particular focus on South Asia. His research explores the geopolitical factors that determine the efficacy of regional organisations such as SAARC and ASEAN to facilitate cooperation on energy and water security and sustainable development. He is also interested in evaluating the ‘spill over’ effects of such collaboration on conflict resolution.

Prior to his role at NTU, Mirza was a Research Analyst at the Sustainable Mineral Institute of the University of Queensland where he led a number of research and teaching projects on the social and environmental impacts of resource extraction. He also worked as a Teaching Fellow at the Griffith Asia Institute of Griffith University where he taught a course on sustainable development.

Mirza’s peer-reviewed journal articles have been published in Energy Policy, Water International, Energy Research and Social Science and Strategic Analysis.

He holds a PhD from the University of Queensland, a Master of Security Studies from Macquarie University and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Canberra.