Pishtiwan Sadiq is an academic and politician. He holds a Ph.D. in Public Law from the Salahaddin University in Erbil, with research focused on the secession of the Kurdistan Region from Iraq.
Dr. Sadiq was a professor at the Salahaddin University College of Law. He was elected as a member of the KDP leadership council during the 13th Congress of the Kurdistan Democratic Party, in 2010. He also served as the head of KDP 2nd branch in Erbil.
Pishtiwan Sadiq is the current Minister of Education in the Kurdistan Regional Government.