Asif is a doctoral student in political science. While completing his MA at the University of Alberta in Canada, he served at various times as the Academic Vice President and the MA Rep of the Political Science Graduate Students Association, and a member of the Graduate Student Association. Prior to that, he earned a master’s of economics from Peking University in Shenzhen, China, where he was also an intern at the International Office.
Asif has taught international business and marketing at MacEwan University in Canada. He taught at the KAIST Graduate School of Management, Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies, and the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, all of them in Seoul, South Korea. After graduating with his doctorate from the University of Nevada, Reno, Asif hopes to become tenure-track faculty in a political science.