Author Profile

Katharine Adeney

Director of the Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies, Nottingham

Professor Katharine Adeney joined the School of Politics and International Relations at the University of Nottingham in 2013, having previously held positions at Sheffield, Balliol College, Oxford and the LSE. Her principal research interests include: the countries of South Asia, especially India and Pakistan; ethnic conflict regulation and institutional design; the creation and maintenance of national identities; the politics of federal states, and democratisation in South Asia. She is currently part of a Leverhulme Network assessing ‘Continuity and Change in Indian Federalism’ as well as continuing to work on contemporary events in Pakistan (she was Lead Consultant for the Forum of Federations’ program in Pakistan which ran between 2009-2011, funded by the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs). She is co-editor of Government and Opposition (Cambridge). You can follow her @katadeney