Dr. Ghulam Yazdani

Professor (Faculty of Law)

Faculty of Law,
Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University),

New Delhi-110025

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Professor (Dr.) G. Yazdani is presently working as a Professor at Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He started his career in 1996 as Lecturer in Law from M.D. University, Rohtak.  In 2001, he was appointed as Lecturer in Law at MMH Degree College, Ghaziabad through Government of U.P. Higher Education Commission. His Areas of interest include Personal Laws, Human Rights, Environmental Laws, Cyber Laws, Islamic and Hindu Jurisprudence. His received his Ph.D. Doctoral Degree from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.  He has the teaching and research experience of more than 26 years. He is well-known for his Academic writings on Cyber Law, Personal Laws, Human Rights and Hindu Jurisprudence. He has written various chapters in different books and published more than 60 research papers and articles in numerous reputed National and International Journals including books on contemporary socio-legal issues. One of his papers on International Human Rights Law on Women was published in the Year Book of Human Rights. He is also an academic advisor for the Indian Journal of Law and Public Policy. He has participated and presented research papers in various national & international Seminars, conferences and workshops.
He is presently working as a Principal Investigator in a Project title: “The Issue of Access to Copyright Works for VIPs and the Response of the State and Central Universities of Delhi: A Critical Study”, funded by-The Inter University Centre for Intellectual Property Right Studies (IUCIPRS), Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala.
 He is a member of the Dean’s Students Welfare (DSW). He has been an elected Member of the Academic Council of JMI for consecutive two terms. He was appointed by the Vice-Chancellor as a member of the Act, Statutes and Ordinance Committee.
He has also worked as a Nodal Officer of IQAC for the Faculty of Law in the University, for both the NAAC and NIRF MHRD, Govt. of India. He has been Associated as a subject expert in State Public Service Commissions and Member in various Academic Council, selection Committees, BOS including Research Committees in various Universities and Colleges.  He has also participated in various discussions and delivered talks on socio-legal issues broadcasted by All India Radio.