From every batch of interns we select one or a few top-performing ones. Paradigm Shift dedicates this page to these top interns and you can find them celebrated below. Please note that “Batch 1” indicates the very first batch of interns and “Batch 2” is the batch after that and so on.
If you want a complete list of all our guest submitters, interns, and in-house writers, please refer to this link which mentions all our contributors.
Ms Ayesha Zafar is currently pursuing her Bachelor's in International Relations from National Defence University, Islamabad. She has authored multiple academic publications including research articles and book chapters. Her areas of interest include Middle Eastern politics, the geopolitics of Central Asia, and the Indo-Pacific region
Ms Afifa Iqbal has a keen interest in identity politics, colonialism and post-colonial development. She is currently working as a Research Assistant at ITU while pursuing her postgraduate studies in Development, Technology and Policy. She is a Gold Medalist in Political Science from the University of Punjab.