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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Locally Sourced: AIPS-PIDE Workshop

Locally Sourced: Recovering the Local in History, Culture and Politics in Pakistan

A two-day workshop sponsored by the American Institute of Paksitan Studies and the Pakistan Institue of Development Economics

August 7-8, 2015 at PIDE, Quaid-i-Azam University

Conference Organizers:
Matthew Cook, North Carolina Central University
David Gilmartin, North Carolina State Univeristy
Zulfiqar Ali Kalhoro, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

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