Born and raised in Afghanistan, Ahmad Waheed is a Research Analyst with the Program for Culture & Conflict Studies at Naval Post Graduate School (NPS) in Monterey, CA. His research focuses on political and social development of South Asia particularly Afghanistan and Pakistan.
In 2007, Ahmad Waheed was awarded the prestigious J. William Fulbright Scholarship and later received his Master’s degree in International Policy Studies, with a specialization in international development at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS). He received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Kabul University and has extensive professional experience working for the United Nations and the Association Internationale des Etudiants en Sciences Economiques et Commerciales (AIESEC) in Afghanistan.
In addition, Mr. Waheed was President of AIESEC in Afghanistan, one of the largest international student organizations, present in over 100 countries and 1100 universities worldwide. He has traveled extensively to various European and Asian countries and frequently participates in national and international conferences.
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