Maha Hosain Aziz

Professor of Global Risk, Master's Programme in International Relations, New York University

Dr Aziz is a professor, author & cartoonist focused on global risk & prediction in NYU's MA International Relations Program and consultant via the world's first crowdsourced consultancy Wikistrat and other networks. Her first book Future World Order won two global awards (15% profits to charity) and its sequel A GLOBAL SPRING: The Covid-19 Effect in the 2020s is out in Q1 2021 (50% of profits to the WHO's COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund). Her 2016 political comic book, The Global Kid, won five awards (all profits to charity) and is being developed as a VR/AR comic for kids & political comic for adults in spring 2021. She is a Jordanian-born Pakistani who grew up in the Middle East (Jordan, Saudi Arabia), Southeast Asia (Singapore, Malaysia), Europe (UK, Greece) & the US. And she is a social scientist trained at Brown (BA), Columbia (MA) & the LSE (MSc, PhD).