Assistant Professor

International Islamic University Islamabad Pakistan

Areas of Expertise
Civil Society, Corporate Social Responsibility, Millennium Development Goals, Terrorism, The Responsibility to Protect, Immigration, Human Rights, Globalization, Ethics and Leadership

Region of Focus
East Asia and the Pacific, North America

Background
I did my Masters in Education from the University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan in 1997. I completed my Ph.D. with specialization in “Teacher’s Effectiveness” in 2006 from Hamdard University, Karachi and Post Doc from Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) the University of Toronto, Toronto Canada in July 2016. I use to served in various capacities like Master trainer, Resource Person, Senior Subject Facilitator, Program Officer MER(Monitoring, Evaluation, and Research) and Lecturer at different national and international organizations including City District Government Karachi, USWA International School System, Aga Khan Educational Services Pakistan (AKES’P) and Hamdard University Karachi.

Under my guidance, more than 20 Research Dissertations have been completed on different topics at Masters level. I supervised 13 M.Phil. Theses in the last three years. Eight Ph.D. Dissertations are in progress. My 13 articles have been published in reputed journals in and outside Pakistan. Up till now, I have attended ten national and international conferences.

My research and academic interests include Multicultural Education, Cultural Diversity, Cultural Iceberg in schools, Philosophy of Education and Comparative Education. Currently, I’m working on Epistemology and Mysticism System of Education and its application and Multicultural Education. I have a good command over Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods Research Designs. Recently I have completed the Diploma in Quality Management and become a Certified Quality Professional. Moreover, I was awarded the Fellowship of Royal Society of Arts, the UK in 2014. I am also the member of American Educational Research Association, British Educational Research Association and Higher Education teaching and Learning Association.

I used to conduct workshops at various levels and for different audience. Currently, I am working as Assistant Professor, Coordinator MS/Ph.D. Program and Founder Director Career Center at International Islamic University Islamabad.

Recent Publications
Multicultural Teacher Preparation: A Hermeneutical Disposition
Cultural Diversity In Higher Education Benefits And Challenges
Relationship Between Reflective Practices Of Teacher Educators And The Creativity Of The Prospective Teacher
Cultural Diversity in Distance Education : Advantages and Problems
Theoretical Knowledge and Professional Practice in Teacher Education: Gaps at Application Level in Distance Education Pakistan
Behavioral Interaction in Families Having a child with Mental Retardation