Dr. Muhammad Makki
Peace and Conflict Studies
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
CIPS National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) H12, NUST
Social identity-based conflicts, radicalization, social movement, extractive industry and conflict, qualitative methodology.
PhD from The University of Queensland, Australia MSc in Energy Management from The University of Nordland Norway.
Dr Makki is currently serving as an assistant professor at the
Centre for International Peace & Stability (CIPS), National University of
Sciences and Technology (NUST). His main area of research concerns Sociology of
peace, war, and social conflict, social identity, radicalization, social
movement, and extractive industry and conflict .
- Makki, M., & van Vuuren, K. (2016). Place, identity and
stigma: blocks and the ‘blockies’ of Tara, Queensland, Australia. GeoJournal,
- Makki, M., Ali, S. H., & van Vuuren, K. (2015). ‘Religious
identity and coal development in Pakistan’: Ecology, land rights and the
politics of exclusion. The Extractive Industries and Society, 2(2), 276-286.
- Makki, M. (2014, April 22), “Picture This, Imagine That: The
Land, Coal Seam Gas and Coexistence’, Evacuation Grounds, April, 2014).
- Makki, M. (2014, May 2). “Pakistan’s Coal Quandary: Energy, the
Environment and Hindu-Muslim Harmony.” National Geographic Newswatch.
- Makki, M. (2013, November, 10). Fieldwork in Conflict Zone: Coal
seam gas development in the Western Downs, Queensland. Centre for Communication
and Social Change, Newsletter, The University of Queensland.
- Makki, M. (2012). “Australia’s LNG Trade Potential: A First Look
at Coal Seam LNG”, IAGS Journal of Energy Security, August 2012.
- Makki, M. (2012). “China’s Quest for Arctic Access and
Resources”, IAGS Journal of Energy Security, April, 2012.
- Makki, M. (2012). “Evaluating Arctic Dialogue: A Case Study of
Stakeholder Relations for Sustainable Oil and Gas Development”, Journal of
Sustainable Development, 5(3), 34-45.