Shafqat Ali Shad
- Assistant Professor of Computer Science
- BSc, University of Punjab
- MS, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
- PhD, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui
Dr. Shad have been involved in research and development during the past 10 years. Currently, he is working as Assistant Professor (Computer Science) at Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, IOWA, USA. Before this he worked as Assistant Professor at COMSATS, Wah Cantt, Pakistan under Tenure Track System, where his main job responsibilities were Research and Development, graduate and undergraduate student’s research supervision, graduate & undergraduate level course lecture delivery, curriculum design, funding project proposal preparation, organization of seminars and class counseling.
Before joining COMSATS he worked as doctoral research student at Laboratory of Semantic Computing and Data Mining, University of Science and Technology of China under CSC grant where he worked on NRC Mobility mining project and SAMSUNG labs, Nanjing, China Mobility based recommender system project and accomplished his PhD. Before pursuing his PhD he worked within area of ICT policy and development projects in capacity of Deputy Director ICT at Planning Commission of Pakistan and National ICT Consultant at Asian Development Bank. He has been part of Pakistan mega ICT projects of above 40 Million PKR and contributed into Annual Plans, Five Year Plans, Vision 2030, and Pakistan Millennium Development Goals of Pakistan.