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Faculty & Staff

  • Dr. Khaver Zia
    Professor and Dean, SCIT

    PhD, University of Manchester, UK

    Kzia@bnu.edu.pk

    • Have teaching Experience of 25 years in higher education
    • Possess 6 year experience in applied research
    • Author of several research paper on national and international level
    • Areas of special interest is Computer Control
  • Shazia Rizwan
    Assistant Professor, Head of Department (IT)

    MS(TQM), University of the Punjab

    MS(CS), University of Central Punjab

    BS(CS) Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA

    shazia_rizwan@bnu.edu.pk

    • 17 years of teaching experience in higher education
    • External examiner for MS(TQM) thesis work at IQTM, Punjab University
    • Mozilla volunteer for Urdu localization
    • Areas of special interests are Educational Quality Management and Databases Design
  • Syed Nouman Ali Shah
    Assistant Professor

    MS (Computing), National University of Singapore

    M.Sc. Computer Science, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore

    Nouman.ali@bnu.edu.pk

    • Have 10 years teaching Experience
    • Have 2 years industry Experience
    • Area of Interest is Software Design & Architecture, Algorithms Refinement, Design Patterns & Frameworks, Enterprise Systems, Information Systems Development & Management, Knowledge Management Systems, Technology Management & Consulting, Technopreneurship, Systems Thinking.
    • Professional Member of Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) USA.
    • Professional Member of Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), USA.
    • Paper presented and published in proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Business Management 2011 (ISBN: 978-969-9368-06-6) titled as "Internet Markets & e-Advertising Active Models in Pakistan: Signifying e-Advertising Artifacts Apposite For e-Business Startups"
  • Natash Ali Mian
    Assistant Professor

    MS(CS), SZABIST Islamabad

    PhD (Continued)

    natash.ali@bnu.edu.pk

    • 16 years teaching experience
    • More than 8 years of research experience
    • Over 15 international conference and journal publications
    • Presented numerous research papers at National and international forums
    • Areas of Interest include Software Engineering, Requirement Engineering, Database Modeling, Software Quality Assurance, Reverse Engineering, Formal Methods, Self Adaptive Systems, Cloud Computing, Fault Tolerant Systems
    • Supervisor and External Examiner of Comprehensive Exams, Undergraduate Final Year Projects and MS/M.Phil thesis at multiple universities (University of Central Punjab, The University of Lahore, Lahore Garrison University, Forman Christian College University, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan)
    • Reviewer of multiple journals
  • Huda Sarfraz
    Assistant Professor

    MS(CS), FAST - National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences

    BS(CS), FAST - National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences

    huda.sarfraz@bnu.edu.pk

    • Seven years research experience in speech and natural language processing
    • Author of several research papers
    • Mozilla regional representative and Urdu localization manager (volunteer positions)
  • Zubair Anwar
    Assistant Professor

    M.Sc (EngMgmt), UET Taxila

    B.Sc. (Electrical Engineering), UET Lahore

    zubair.anwar@bnu.edu.pk

    • Area of interest are Business Processes, Strategic Management, Operations Research, Management Consultant in Strategy Planning, Operations Management, Program Management
    • Guest Speaker/Adjunct Faculty/Fellow, UET Lahore, CASE Islamabad, TQM College Manchester

    Business researches and publications:

    • The Sage Encyclopedia of Quality and The Service Economy – (ISBN 978-1-45225-672-6) under publication (2015), US
    • ASQ Supply Chain Management Primer - (ISBN 978-0-87389-867-6), (2014), US
    • Cost of Quality of Judicial Process, Apr 2008, 2nd Middle East Quality Congress – (ISBN 978‐9948‐03‐638‐8), Dubai
    • Value Propositions in Strategic Sourcing, Apr 2009, 3rd Middle East Quality Congress – (ISBN 978‐9948‐15‐027‐5), Dubai
    • Selecting right vendor in accordance with technology strategy, Apr 2008, 2nd Middle East Quality Congress – (ISBN 978‐9948‐03‐638‐8), Dubai
  • Sameen Reza
    Assistant Professor

    MS CS(Virtual University of Pakistan)

    MCS (Virtual University of Pakistan)

    BCS(FAST- National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Lahore)

    Sameen.reza@bnu.edu.pk

    • Over 15 years of experience in the academia.
    • Have taught various courses related to computer science discipline at undergraduate level.
    • Have supervised final year projects
    • Faculty advisor for IEEE student body at SZABIST, Karachi.
    • Research areas are Data Structures and Algorithms
    • MS Thesis: “A Study of Inverted Classroom Pedagogy in Computer Science Teaching”, 2014
    • “Representation of Balochi, Punjabi, Pushto, and Sindhi Characters in Unicode” co-authored with Dr. Khaver Zia and presented in 23rd Internationalization and Unicode Conference, Prague, 2003
  • Dr. Iftikhar Hussain
    Assistant Professor

    PhD Hasselt University, Belgium
    Dr. Iftikhar Hussain has recently joined School of Computer and IT as Assistant Professor. He obtained his PhD from Hasselt University, Belgium and was awarded Scholarship by Higher Education Commission, Pakistan to pursue his PhD study. He conducted his PhD research in the area of agent-based modeling and developed a simulation system for several carpooling applications using dedicated modeling and simulation methodology (CRIO meta-model). His research has been published in International Journals and Conferences. His research interests include organizational-based modeling, multi-agents in transportation, modeling interaction and negotiation, machine learning, and matching algorithms.

  • Amna Humayun
    Assistant Professor

    MS (Computer Science), FAST National University, Lahore

  • Salman Butt
    Lecturer

    MS in Business Information Technology, , Beaconhouse National University, Lahore
    BS (Hons) Finance & Business Computing, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore

    salman.butt@bnu.edu.pk

    • Finance Executive, FMC United Pvt Ltd (2012-2013)
    • Worked on SAP (Accounting & Sales Module)
    • Area of interest for research & Teaching Finance, Business Management and Accounting
  • Saad Saleem Malik
    Lecturer

    MS in Business Information Technology, , Beaconhouse National University, Lahore

    B.Sc. (hons) Finance & Business Computing, Beaconhouse National University

    saad.saleem@bun.edu.pk

    • Served as marketing and Social Media strategist for PMLN for elections 2013
    • Serving as Marketing and Social Media strategist for Lahore International book Fair (LIBF)
    • Area of Interest is Research based teaching
  • Tehmina Kausar
    Lecturer

    MS (CS) University of Lahore

Visiting Faculty

  • Dr. Abdul Qayyum

    PhD (Statistics), GC University, Lahore

  • Ms. Mehr un Nisa Khan

    MPhil (Business Admin) Kinnaird College, Lahore

Staff

  • Affan Anwar
    Senior Coordinator

    MS-TQM (Punjab University, Lahore)

    MSc (Business Statistics & Management), Punjab University, Lahore

  • Adnan Majeed
    Teaching Assistant (Lab)

    MSc (CS), Virtual University

    MCSE, CISCO and Linux Certifications

    Researcher, Mobile Cloud Computing

  • Haris Iftikhar
    Faculty Coordinator SCIT

    BBA (NCBA&E, Lahore)

  • Syed Safder Abbas Zaidi
    Admin Coordinator

    BA (Punjab University)