LAHORE: (March 3, 2019): Prof. Dr. Umbreen Javed, Punjab University Dean Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences, has been nominated by the Government for President Pride Performance Award for her excellent performance in education.
Dr. Umbreen studied at Harvard University, USA. She also delivered lectures at Columbia University, USA, Berkley University, USA and SOAS UK. She also has twice received Best Teacher Award (2011) by University of the Punjab, Lahore. She will be awarded President Pride Performance award on 23rd March by President of Pakistan.
Her research areas include extremism, militancy and terrorism; she also specializes in South Asian Studies, Pakistan politics, Regional Studies, Security studies, and peace and conflict studies. She is Editor of Journal of Political Studies, (HEC Category “X”) and she is also editor of Journal of South Asian Studies (HEC Category “X”).
As, Head of Political Science department in University of the Punjab, Lahore Dr. Umbreen Javed introduced a new program i.e., BS (Hons.) in Political Science, M.A. (International Relations), M. Phil. (International Relations) and regular PhD (Political Science). She has organized and conducted 11 national conferences and has also organized 173 seminars, workshops and lectures. She has attended and presented papers in a number of
national and international conference. She has published 06 research articles in international and 81 research papers in national reputed journals.