IPRS Council Members

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Mr Nisar Keshvani


Associate Director, Strategic Outreach and Communications
National University of Singapore


Singaporean Nisar Keshvani leads strategic communications for the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. He has worked in communications, academia and digital publishing across five continents over the last two decades. He has carved a career taking on founding roles building institutional systems, protocols and infrastructure, particularly in challenging environments.

Most recently, he established communications for the University of Central Asia – a partnership between the Aga Khan Development Network and governments of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Kazakhstan.

Keshvani has worked in print, online and television journalism, including for Singapore’s national daily and television corporation. Previously, he was Editor-in-chief of Leonardo Electronic Almanac (MIT Press) and worked in corporate communications for Chevron, the Singapore Police Force and Singapore Film Festival. He also has a decade of experience teaching, conducting research and developing curriculum for the Queensland University of Technology, Murdoch University, the American University of Central Asia, and Republic and Ngee Ann Polytechnics.