Zaglul Haider is a professor of Political Science at the University of Rajshahi. He received his PhD in Political Science from Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A and did an LLM from Osgoode Hall Law School, Canada. Dr. Haider has published a good number of articles in European, North American and South Asian academic journals. His articles appeared in The Security Dialogue, Asian Survey, The Round Table, African and Asian Studies, Asian and African Studies, South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Asian Profile and Regional Studies. Dr. Haider's book, The Changing Pattern of Bangladesh Foreign Policy: A Comparative Study of the Mujib and Zia Regimes, was published by the University Press Limited in 2006.