Shafiq Ur Rehman

Dr Shafiq Ur Rehman

Dr Shafiq Ur Rehman is an active and well-known personality of library and information science (LIS) in home and abroad. He has recently completing his doctoral degree (HEC sponsored) from Department of Information Studies and Communication, University of Charles de Gaulle, Lille 3, France (2009-2012).He is first HEC scholar from LIS domain who completed PhD from abroad with the highest distinction(very honorable with the unanimous felicitation of the six member jury).

He is the author of more than 14 research publications published in national and international journals of repute (HEC recognized) and presented seven research papers in international conferences. He also won three travel grants (Tunis, Greece and United Kingdom) from University of Lille3, France for paper presentations.  He has more than 14 years of professional and teaching experience in universities and academic institutions of Pakistan. He also received three cash prizes from the vice chancellor of university of the Punjab for excellent performance in library services. He has attended more than seventy workshops, seminars etc as a resource person and/or participant in Pakistan and abroad. He is the recipient of Info-share award of ASIST (American Society of Information Science and Technology) for the year 2012. He has also provided consultancy services to various libraries of Pakistan.