Muhammad Yahhya Maqbool
Committee Member, Te Pūnaha Matatini Whānau
Yahhya is a PhD student in Political Science and Public Policy at the University of Waikato. He is working on the political economy of armed conflicts for his PhD research. His research interests include a broad range of public policy, governance, democracy, and international security issues.
Yahhya has served as Policy and Legislative Advisor to the Senator at the Senate of Pakistan. This means that he is well versed with parliamentary business and legislative processes.