Faculty Profile

Dr. Laila Bushra

Assistant Professor

Department Of Humanities & Social Sciences

Laila Bushra (Assistant Professor) has a Bachelor of Science (honors) degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the Lahore University of Managements Sciences (LUMS). Currently, she is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at Johns Hopkins University. Her fields of interest have been Political Economy and Historical Sociology. Laila Bushra has been working as a Teaching Fellow at the Department of Humanities and Social Science at LUMS since September 2006. Her taught courses include Global Cities, A.D. 1300-2000, Introduction to Sociology, Comparative Sociology of Religious Fundamentalism, Classical Social Theory, and Africa in the World-System.

Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Comparative Sociology of Religious Fundamentalism 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Introduction to Sociology 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Independent Study 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Global Cities 1300 A.D - 2000 A.D 1701
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Classical Sociological Theory 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Introduction to Sociology 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Africa in the World System 1601
Spring Semester 2015-16 Independent Study 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Classical Sociological Theory 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Introduction to Sociology 1502
Spring Semester 2014-15 Space and the City 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Introduction to Sociology 1402
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Eric Hobsbawn on The Making of Modern World Economy 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project II 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Introduction to Sociology 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Classical Sociological Theory 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Africa in the World System 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Comparative Sociology of Religious Fundamentalism 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Introduction to Sociology 1202
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Introduction to Development Studies 1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Senior Project I 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Independent Study 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Classical Sociological Theory 1002
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Introduction to Sociology 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Global Cities 1300 A.D - 2000 A.D 1001
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 903
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Classical European Sociology 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Classical Sociological Theory 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Introduction to Sociology 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Global Cities 1300 A.D - 2000 A.D 901
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Senior Project 804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Independent Study 804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Senior Project 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Africa in the World System 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Introduction to Sociology 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Classical Sociological Theory 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Comparative Sociology of Religious Fundamentalism 801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Global Cities 1300 A.D - 2000 A.D 704
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 SS Independent Study I 704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Africa in the World System 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Introduction to Sociology 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Comparative Sociology of Religious Fundamentalism 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Introduction to Sociology 702
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Global Cities 1300 A.D - 2000 A.D 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Africa in the World System 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Introduction to Sociology 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Comparative Sociology of Religious Fundamentalism 601
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Introduction to Sociology 601
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Nationalism & Modernity 402
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Introduction to Sociology 402