Currently a Research Assistant in the South Asian Studies Unit at the IIS, Uzair Ibrahim recently completed his MA at SOAS, University of London, where he focused on Islam and South Asia. He is a Teaching Assistant in the Institute's flagship Graduate Programme in Islamic Studies and Humanities, from which he graduated in 2020.

He arrived at the IIS from Habib University, Pakistan, whence he obtained a BSc (Honors) in Social Development and Policy.