Tanveer Ahmad appointed Executive Director of the Centre for Research in Air and Space Law

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Portrait: Tanveer Ahmad.

The Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL) is pleased to announce that Md. Tanveer Ahmad has been named Executive Director of the Centre for Research in Air and Space Law (CRASL).

Dr. Md. Tanveer Ahmad, LLM'10, DCL'16, is an Arsenault postdoctoral researcher at the IASL, the editor of the Annals of Air and Space Law, and an Assistant Professor (on leave) at the North South University, Bangladesh. During his doctoral studies, Dr. Ahmad held ICAO’s prestigious Assad Kotaite Fellowship and the Boeing Fellowship in Air & Space Law.

As its Executive Director, Dr. Ahmad will oversee the Centre's outreach and research programs. With his professional experience and academic credentials, he will play an important role in revitalising the CRASL and cementing the Faculty of Law’s position as the world’s foremost research and educational institution in the areas of air and space law.

Founded in 1976 by Dr. Nicolas Matte, the CRASL performs multidisciplinary research on technical, economic, policy and legal implications of a variety of aviation and aerospace issues. The Centre produces several publications, among which are the Annals of Air and Space Law, the world’s only bilingual journal in the field.