Department of Social Sciences

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  • Oli Ahmad (Bir Bikram)

    Honorary Visiting Fellow

    Oli Ahmad (Bir Bikram) is Honorary Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Global Politics Economy and Society (GPES) in this university. Dr Ahmad has a long connection with Brookes, having completed his PhD here under the supervision of Professor Barrie Axford. One of the leading figures in the revolution that created the new state of Bangladesh in 1971, Dr Ahmad has been a key figure in the politics and government of that country, holding high ministerial office and enjoying an international reputation. His involvement with the Centre syncs with the interests of its academic membership, notably in areas such as international terrorism and international development.