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GIFT Faculty

GIFT University employs some of the finest scholars and academicians as faculty for its programs. Our excellent faculty is recruited from some of the best educational institutions and backgrounds in the world. The impressive list of academic profiles includes the best schools including the University of Massachusetts, University of Illinois, Leeds, LUMS,etc. The faculty for each program has been hand picked to ensure that the best academic profiles are present in the university to ensure experience and excellence of instruction.

 

Dr. Muhammad Asir Ajmal

Dean & Professor

(Permanent)


Ph.D Psychology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
Statement of Equivalence in Clinical Psychology,
Division of Clinical Psychology, British Psychological Society
MSc Psychology, GC University, Lahore (Gold Medalist)



asir.ajmal@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Mustafeez Ahmad Alvi

Professor & Director Arts and Social Sciences

(Permanent)


HEC Approved Supervisor
PhD, Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MA, Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MA, Arabic Language (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MA, English Language (Islamia University, Bahawalpur)

+92 55 3892989 Ext. 195
mustafeez.alvi@gift.edu.pk



Department of English


Dr. Saqib Mahmood

Head of Department , Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Applied Linguistics & TESOL (University of Huddersfield, UK)
MA TESOL (University of East London, UK)
MA English (International Islamic University, Islamabad)




Dr. Muhammad Babar Jamil

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD English Literature (Northeast Normal University NENU China)






Dr. Taimur Kayani

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


HEC Approved Supervisor
PhD English Literature, Specialization in Theatre Studies (University of Putra Malaysia)
MPhil English (University of Punjab, Lahore)




Dr. Muhammad Ajmal Khan

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


Phd English Literature (International Islamic University, Islamabad)
MPhil English Literature (International Islamic University, Islamabad)
MA English (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
PGD International Affairs (University of the Punjab, Lahore)



ajmal@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Ahmad Mujtaba Ali

Lecturer

(Permanent)


PhD English (GIFT University, Gujranwala) - In Progress
MPhil, Linguistics (Beaconhouse National University, Lahore)
MA, English Language and Literature (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
B.Ed (Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad)


+92 55 3892989 Ext. 140
mujtaba@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Ashar Hasan Dhariwal

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MA, English (University of the Punjab, Lahore)





+92 55 3892989 Ext. 183
ashar@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Afeef Tahir Butt

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (Beaconhouse National University, Lahore)
MA English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)





Mr. Rizwan Ullah Ejaz

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
MA English Language and Literature (GIFT University, Gujranwala)





rizwanullahejaz@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Musharraf Ashraf

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
MBA (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge)
MEd (University of Sargodha)
MA English Language and Literature (GIFT University, Gujranwala)



Ms. Sadia Abdul Qayyum

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MA English Literature and Modernity (London Metropolitan University, UK)
MA English Language and Literature (University of the Punjab, Lahore)





sadia@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Zahid Majeed

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Applied Linguistics (University of Management and Technology, Lahore)
MA English Language Teaching (University of Management and Technology, Lahore)
CELTA (University of Cambridge, UK)




zahid.majeed@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Humaira Yaqub

Lecturer

(Permanent)


Ph.D Applied Linguistics (Government College University Faisalabad, Faisalabad) - In Progress
MPhil Linguistics (University of Gujrat)





humaira.yaqub@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Anna Ali

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Applied Linguistic (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






anna.ali@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Saima Sarfraz

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL English Literature (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
MA English (Punjab University Lahore)





saima.sarfraz@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Tehmina Mushtaq 

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






tehmina.mushtaq@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Saiqa Andleeb

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL English Linguistics (UMT, Lahore)






saiqa.andleeb@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Uzma Nosheen 

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL English Language and Literature (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






uzma.nosheen@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Adeel Anjum

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Huma Sadiq

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Hafiza Rabia Riaz

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Sidrah Ejaz

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Zain Fatima

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)








Department of Islamic Studies


Dr. Hafiz Mahmood Akhtar

Head of the Department & Professor

(Permanent)


PhD, Quran (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MA, Arabic (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MA, Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab, Lahore)



+92 55 3892989 Ext. 195
hafizmahmoodakhtar@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Javed Iqbal

(Permanent)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






javed.iqbal@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Mumtaz Ahmed Awan

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab)






mumtaz.ahmad@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Tufail Hashmi

Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab)






tufail.hashmi@gmail.com

Dr. Aayesha Rafique

Professor

(Permanent)


HEC Approved PhD Supervisor
PhD, Islamic Studies (National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad)
MPhil, Islamic Studies (Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad)




aayesha.rafique@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Yusufi Faruqi

Professor

(Permanent)


PhD, Islamic Jurisprudence (University of Exeter, UK)
MA, Islamic Studies (University of Karachi)
MA, Arabic (University of the Punjab, Lahore)




Dr. Munawar Hussain Cheema

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab)






munawar.hussain@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Ammar Khan Nasir

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab , Lahore)
MPhil Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
MA English (University of the Punjab, Lahore)




ammar.nasir@gift.edu.pk

Hafiz Waseem Abbas

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Islamiyat (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






waseem.abbas@gift.edu.pk

Hafiz Farhan Arshad

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Islamiyat (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






farhan.arshad@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Muhammad Ashfaq 

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






m.ashfaq@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Sofia Mahboob 

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






sofia.mehboob@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Muhammad Siddiq

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Islamic Studies (Lahore Leads University, Lahore)








Department of Humanities and Social Sciences


Dr. Um-E-Laila

Head of Department, Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Psychology (Quaid-e-Azam University)
MSc Psychology (Punjab University)





ssc.hod@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Gondal

Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Political Sciences (University of the Punjab, Lahore)






iqbal.gondal@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Junaid S. Ahmad

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD, Political Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds, UK
Juris Doctor (J.D.), College of William & Mary, Marshall Wythe Sch. of Law, Williamsburg, VA, USA





junaid.ahmad@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Tayyab Habib

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Applied Psychology (Riphah International University Lahore Campus)
MSc. Applied Psychology (University of the Punjab, Lahore)





tayyab.habib@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Fouzia Hassan

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MS Management Sciences (GIFT University)
MSc Psychology (Punjab University)





Ms. Sehrish Khan

Lecturer

(Permanent)


PhD Education (University of Education, Lahore) - In Progress
MPhil Education (University of Education, Lahore)





Ms. Hajira Imran

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MSc, Housing Home (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
BSc, Home Economics (University of the Punjab, Lahore)




+92 55 3892989 Ext. 161

Ms. Naila Afzaal

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil International Relations (Minhaj University, Lahore)






naila.afzal@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Sarah Inam Ullah

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Public Health (University of Punjab,Lahore)






sarah.inam@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Bakhtawar Saeed

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Psychology (UCP, Lahore)






bakhtawar.saeed@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Sabaina Tahir

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M Phil Environmental Sciences (Quaid Azam University, Islamabad)






Ms. Hadiba Kanwal

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MS Sociology (International Islamic University Islamabad)






habiba.kanwal@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Saima Aziz

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


MS Education (Leads Metropolitan University, UK)






Ms. Ayesha Qaiser

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






ayesha.qaiser@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Muhammad Nasir Meer 

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






m.nasir@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Sumera Kouser

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






sumera.kouser@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Maryam Zaka 

Lecturer

(Permanent)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
MS Islamic Studies (Allama Iqbal Open University)





maryam.zaka@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Sana Rehman

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MS Clinical Psychology (UMT, Lahore)






Mr. Zeeshan Rasheed

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Pak Studies (University of Gujrat, Gujrat)








Department of Media Studies


Mr. Tahir J Malik

Head of Department & Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


MS, Mass Communication (Oklohomastate University, USA)
MA, Journalism (University of the Punjab, Lahore)




+92 55 3892989 Ext. 177
tahir.malik@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Shahid Minhas

Assistant Professor

(Permanent)


PhD Media Studies (IsIamic University Bahawalpur)






shahid.minhas@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Waqas Mahmood

Lecturer

(Permanent)


PhD Media Studies (The Islamia University of Bahawalpur) In-Progress
MPhil Mass Communication (University of Gujrat)
MA Mass Communication (University of Gujrat)




waqasmahmood@gift.edu.pk

Ms. Anila Abid

Lecturer

(Permanent)


MPhil Mass Communication (University of Gujrat)
MA Mass Communication (University of Gujrat)





anila.abid@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Mohsin Ali Shams

Lecturer

(Permanent)


PhD Media & Communication Studies (UCP, Lahore) In-Progress
MPhil Communication Studies (University of the Punjab, Lahore)





mohsin.shams@gift.edu.pk

Mr. Kashif Khurshid

Junior Lecturer

(Permanent)


PGD, Mass Communication (University of Bedfordshire, UK)
MSC, Mass Communication (NUML University, Islamabad)




+92 55 3892989 Ext. 177
muhammad.kashif@gift.edu.pk

Dr. Muhammad Akram Virik

(Visiting)


PhD, Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
MPhil, Islamic Studies (A.I.O.U, Islamabad)
MA, Islamic Studies (University of the Punjab, Lahore)




Mr. Muhammad Abdullah Noman

(Visiting)


MPhil English (Government College University, Lahore)
MA English (Government College University, Lahore)





Mr. Naeem Ullah

(Visiting)


MPhil English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)
PGD ELT (Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad)
MA English (University of the Punjab, Lahore)




Hafiza Sumera Rabia

(Visiting)


MPhil Isalmic Studies (Punjab University, Lahore)






Mr. Muhammad Ishfaq

(Visiting)


MPhil Islamiyat (Sargodha University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Khurram Ahmad Saeed

(Visiting)


MA Political Science (University of the Punjab, Lahore)
LLB (Pakistan Law College, Lahore)





Mr. Usman Ali

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Rumaisa Mubashar 

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (University of Lahore)






Mr. Waqas Nazar

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (Beacon House National University)






Mr. Farrukh Hameed 

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Umer Draz

(Visiting)


MA English Literature (University of the Punjab)






Ms. Zubda Ali

(Visiting)


MSc TESOL (University of Edinburg, UK)






Mr. Muhammad Shahbaz

(Visiting)


MS English (University of Lahore)






Mr. Malik Hassan Raza

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Ahmad Sardar

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Usman Asim

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Naeem Ullah

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Maryam Sanaullah

(Visiting)


MA English Literature (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Muhammad Saeed

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Applied Linguistic (Minhaj University Lahore)






Mr. Muhammad Abdullah Noman

(Visiting)


M-PHIL English (GC University ,Lahore)






Mr. Saghir Ahmad

(Visiting)


M_PHIL English Linguistics (Leads University, Lahore)






Ms. Attiya Akram 

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Bilal Qudrat Butt

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Hafiza Sumera Rabia 

(Visiting)


MA Isalmic Studies (Punjab university Lahore)






Ms. Iqra Yousaf 

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Muhammad Ihsan Ilahi 

(Visiting)


MS Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Muhammad Usman Ali 

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Qari Muhammad Aslam 

(Visiting)


MS Arabic (International Islamic University Islamabad)






Mr. Sultan Shamsul Haq

(Visiting)


MS Islamic Studies (University of Gujrat)






Mr. Wajid Ali

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Mr. Ziaudin

(Visiting)


MS Islamic Studies (GIFT University, Gujranwala)






Ms. Neelam Nisar

(Visiting)


MS Education (University of Irvine, California)






Ms. Mehwish Arshad

(Visiting)


M-PHIL Clinical Psychology (NUST Universiry IsIamabad)






Ms. Zeenash Mazhar Dar

(Visiting)


MSc Psychology (University of the Punjab)






Mr. Zain Ur Rehman

(Visiting)


MA Mass Communication (NCA, Lahore)