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Faculty & Staff

  • Dr. Khaver Zia
    Professor and Dean, SCIT

    PhD, University of Manchester, UK

    Kzia@bnu.edu.pk

    • Over 28 years of experience in teaching 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 Science Education
  • Ms. Shazia Rizwan
    Sr. Assistant Professor, Head of Department (CS)

    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
  • Dr. Natash Ali Mian
    Associate Professor, Head of Department (SE)

    PhD (CS), NCBA&E, Lahore 

    MS(CS), SZABIST, Islamabad

    natash.ali@bnu.edu.pk

    • 18 years of Teaching and Experience
    • Over 20 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 national and international journals.
  • Mr. Syed Nouman Ali Shah
    Sr. 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"
  • Ms. Huda Sarfraz
    Sr. 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)
  • Dr. Saira Osama
    Assistant Professor

    PhD (CS), National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Lahore

    PhD Fellowship, Foundation for Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST), NUCES, Lahore

    saira.osama@bnu.edu.pk

    • More than 10 years of academic experience at both undergraduate and graduate level
    • Research areas include medical imaging and machine learning/deep learning
    • Experience ln the software industry as a Machine Learning Consultant.
  • Ms. Sameen Reza
    Assistant Professor

    On study leave as Fulbright Scholar (PhD) at New York University, USA

    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
  • Ms. Amna Humayun
    Sr. Assistant Professor

     

    MS (Computer Science), FAST National University, Lahore

  • Dr. Saira Osama
    Assistant Professor

    PhD (Computer Science), FAST, Lahore

Visiting Faculty

  • Dr. Annie Ibrahim

     

    PhD( Computer Science), Ireland

  • Dr. Atiq ur Rehman

     

    PhD (Physics), Comsats, Lahore

  • Ms. Rubab Nadeem

     

    MS (Math), LUMS

  • Mr. Imtiaz Ahmed

     

    MCom ( Accounting and Finance), Punjab University

     

Staff

  • Mr. Haris Iftikhar
    Faculty Coordinator SCIT

    BBA(Hons.) NCBA & E

    • 4 years of experience as Faculty Coordinator
    • Served 3 years in Systems Limited (Quality Control)
  • Mr. Talha Nawaz
    Admin Coordinator

    B.Com IT (Punjab University)

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