Mohammad Ajmal Behmanish
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Mohammad Ajmal Behmanish M.A.

Research Associate | Doctoral Candidate


Work S3|12 537
Residenzschloss 1
64283 Darmstadt

Mohammad Ajmal Behmanish works as a research associate in the project “Social sciences/humanities and the capabilities formation in Afghanistan” and pursues his Ph.D. at the Institute of Political Science under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Michele Knodt and Prof. Dr. Uli Müller. He has done his bachelor's in Law and Political Science at Maulana Jalaluddin Mohammad Balkhi University in Balkh, Afghanistan; and his masters in political science at Savitribai Phule Pune University, India.

  • Sociology of knowledge
  • Development studies
  • Policy Studies
  • Higher education studies (Humanities and Social Sciences)
Since 06/2022 Research associate in the project "Social Sciences/Humanities and the Capabilities Formation in Afghanistan“, VW Stiftung, TU Darmstadt
01 – 08/2021
Researcher/Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, at Afghanistan Development and Welfare Organization Services (ADWSO)
01/2020 – 07/2021
Completed Coursework and defended research proposal for Ph.D. program at department of Policy and Management Studies at TERI School of Advanced Studies, New Delhi, India
03/2017 – 12/2019
Senior HR System Development and Policy Advisor, Ministry of Education, Afghanistan
12/2015 – 02/2017
Strategic Communication and Coordination Advisor, Ministry of Education, Afghanistan
05 – 12/2015 Senior Project Manager, Bpeace International Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan
01/2011 – 06/2013
Project Manager (USAID-FAIDA), Afghanistan Development and Welfare Services Organisation (ADWSO), Mazar-e sharif, Afghanistan
01/2009 – 12/2010 Project coordinator, 3D Consulting Company, Mazar-e Sharif Afghanistan