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AUG
26
Consul General of Pakistan Visit
Date:
Sunday, 26 Aug 2018
Time:
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
115 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
Event Details:
Mr. Faisal Niaz Tirmizi has served as the Consul General of Pakistan, Chicago (USA) since September, 2013. His lecture will review the history of Pakistan/U.S. relations, highlighting mutual strategic and economic ties between the two nations while assessing the current state of Pakistan/U.S . 
 
Mr. Tirmizi is a post graduate of the Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad and School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. He joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1993. Mr. Tirmizi has handled bilateral, multilateral, consular, and administrative assignments both in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and abroad. He has served in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Desk Officer of Middle East, Central Asia, Afghanistan, India, as well as Director of Personnel, Protocol, and Foreign Secretary's Office. Mr. Tirmizi has held various diplomatic assignments in Pakistan Mission's abroad in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan (1996-1999), Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland (2003-2007), and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (2007-2010). 
 
Co-sponsored by the Asian Studies Center, Department of Psychiatry, Muslim Studies Program, and Pakistani Student Association.