Trainings:

Conducted

  • 1998-2013: Various training conducted for Business Professionals from various corporate sectors on oral & written Business communication skills
  • 2013-14: Conducted series of Teacher Refreshal workshops for the Chain of Foundation Public School
  • 2013: Conducted series of workshops for the MEd. students of AKU IED, on TESOL, Language Policy & Planning; Pragmatics, Teaching all the 4 Skills and Research Writing
  • 2010: Workshops on Teaching Oral Communication skills for SPELT, AKES school teachers

Attended

  • 1990-2016: Attended all the SPELT International Conferences
  • 1992-2013: Attended various academic sessions of AKU-IED
Guest Speaker:
  • 2010: Featured Speaker, AKU Conference
  • 2012 AKU-IED Conference
Professional Institution Membership:
  • SPELT
 Consultancy:

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Trainings:

Conducted

  • IELTS & ICFE Examiner, British Council, 2004 -2007
  • IELTS Trainer, British Council & IoBM, 2004 – present
  • Soft Skills for USAID – Train the Trainer, 2011
  • Report Writing Skills, Engineering Associates, 2010
  • Teacher Trainer at the City School, 1998 - 2007
  • Teacher Trainer at the Pakistan American Cultural Center, 1980 - 2007
  • Communication Skills, Dewan Group, 1995
Workshops:

Attended

  • EAP Writing, December 17 & 24, 2016, SPELT.
  • English Language Training Program: Learn to Publish Workshop, Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia (ELLTA), December 2, 2016.
  • Experiential Learning in Business Education (February, 2013 -  IoBM)
  • Research Methodology (April, 2013 – IoBM)
  • Statistical Methods: Theory and Practices (July, 2012 – IoBM)
  • Learning and Teaching, (June, 2011 – IoBM)
  • Leading a Team (April, 2011 – IoBM)
  • Microsoft Office 2007 (January, 2010 – IoBM)
  •  Research Methodology (December, 2010 – IoBM)
  • Excellent Essay Writing Skills, My Attributes Workshop, Making the Most of Work Experience, How to Write a Research Proposal (March, 2009)
  • Microsoft Office (May, 2008 – IoBM)
Guest Speaker:

Resource person for TalkWorld/Career Pakistan sponsored guest speaker series, 2017

Professional Institution Membership:
  • Member: International Communication Association (ICA)
  • Member: Society of Pakistan English Language Teachers (SPELT)
  • Member: Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia (ELLTA)
Consultancy:

Trainings:

Conducted

  • Business writing for professionals, Bank Al Habib, Dec 6-28, 2013.
  • English language and communication skills. PPL & IBA, June 17 – July 22, 2015.

Attended

  • Two day training on Developing research skills. Sardar Yasin Malik Professional Development Centre, 28-29 May 2015.
  • One day training APA Style & Technicalities of Zotero, 7 January 2017.
  • One day training. Clubs instead of classrooms. IoBM, December 15, 2016.
  • 5 day training workshop Train the trainer. School of leadership. IoBM ,
  • Writing Skills Module for teachers preparing students for IELTS. British Council, Karachi, February 17, 2016.
Guest speaker:
  •  Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC). Reading, Writing and Grammar, Jan 2, 2014. 
Professional institution membership:
  • Speaking Examiner for CAE at ICD
  • Moderator, IBA Sukkur
Consultancy:

Trainings:

Conducted

  • One day training on Business Communication, IBA Sukkar, August 2015.
  • 12 week training on Communication Skills for background check.

Attended

  • Two day training on Learning and Teaching EAP Writing, SPELT, 17 & 24 December 2016.
  • One day training on Clubs instead of Classrooms at IoBM, 15 December 2016.
  • 5 day training workshop Train the Trainer organized by School of Leadership at the IoBM, 2003.
Workshops:

Conducted

  • Workshops on Communication Skills for the Educator Network

Attended

  • A two day training on Learning and Teaching EAP Writing at SPELT, December 17 & 24 2016.
  • A one day training on Clubs instead of Classrooms at IoBM, December 15, 2016.
  • A 5 day training workshop Train the trainerorganized by School of leadership at the IoBM.
  • A one day workshop on Research Methodology organized by Management Excellence Center April 7, 2012
  • A one day workshop on Experiential Learning in Business Education at IoBM on February 6, 2013
  • A two day training on Innovative Teaching Techniques at IoBM, April 22 & 23, 2013
Guest speaker:
Professional Institution Membership:
  • Member SPELT, 2017
Consultancy:
Department Highlights:
 Experiential Learning Project:

 Student: Muhammad Asif Khan (Key Learner)

 Project title: SFL (Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics)

                                         PILOT PROJECT, Feb 2017-to-Oct 2017

Supervisor: Dr. Carmel Cloran, Professor Zakia Sarwar

Status: SPONSORED BY ASFLA, AUSTRALIA AND SPELT, PAKISTAN

Platform:  IoBM

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  • Cambridge developmental training, 2014
  • Classroom Management training, CIMA 2014
  • Poetry workshop GEARING UP FOR POETRY, 2013
  • Importance of Spoken English, 2015
Guest speaker:
Professional institution membership:
  • Aptis qualified 2013
Consultancy:

Workshops, Seminars and Trainings:

Attended

  • Organization of 2nd National Education Conference, IoBM
  • Conducted  teachers training workshops, Allama Iqbal Open University, (AIOU), Karachi on the following topics:
  • Modes of Education
  • Distance Learning
  • Curriculum Development
Membership: 
  • PARE ( Pakistan Association for Research in Education )
  • SPELT ( Society of Pakistan English Language Teachers)

Trainings:

Conducted

  • Teaching Receptive Skills to ESL Learners through Intensive Reading Strategies. SPELT, April 30, Karachi, 2016.
  • Business and Oral Communication Skills, EOBI (Employees Old Age Benefits Institute),  Karachi , 2011.

Attended

  • Learning and Teaching EAP Writing, SPELT, 2017.
  • Test Construction: Design Good Test Items for Better Teaching and Learning, February 2016.
  • Teaching and Researching in Large Classes, SPELT, December 2008.
  • Effective Communication in the Business World, LUMS( Lahore University of Management Sciences) October 2011.
  • Teaching, Learning and Assessment, TAKE, IOE (Institute of Education) University of London,  March 2011.
  • English and Empowerment in the Developing World, CELL (Centre of English Language) Karachi, June 2007.
  • Webinar: Collaborative mentoring between SPELTers and TESOLers. SPELT Conference, Habib University, Oct 29-30 2016.
  • Communication Management. PICQ Institute of Quality, June 22-23, 2016.
  • Teaching Receptive Skills to EFL/ESL learners through Intensive Reading Strategies. 10th International Conference of AKU – IED, November 19-21, 2015.
  • Introducing Fables: A Foundation for Learning Writing. TESOL Arabia, Dubai, March 13-14, 2015.
  • Teacher Training and Development SIG Read-Transform your Teaching: One Step at a Time. Workshop: Intensive Reading, Middlesex University, Dubai, May 3, 2014.
  • Methods and Means in ELT. Workshop: Testing Vocabulary. TESOL Arabia Conference, Dubai, March 13-15, 2014.
  • Supporting Learner Independence. Workshop: Intensive Listening: A Source for Independent Learning. Emirates Aviation College, Dubai, February 22, 2014.
  • Authentic Communicative Opportunities to Help Young Learners. AUS workshop, American University, Sharjah, February 8, 2014.
  • Promoting Independent Learning in the Classroom and Beyond for Lifelong Learning. Workshop: Promoting Autonomy: After (and outside) the course. Abu Dhabi Petroleum Institute, December 14, 2013.
  • Sustained Silent Reading. Ways to Improve your Student’s Reading Skills. Workshop: Teaching and Encouraging Reading to EFL/ESL Learners. Al Ain UAE University, November 16, 2013.
Guest Speaker:
  • Ahmar Mehmoob, How to publish your research in the impact factor journal, Sidney University, 2015.
  • Naeemuddin, CEO, Screening for Interviews, Crescent Insurance, Karachi, 2016.
  • Using TED TALKS to Enhance ESL Learning, Joyce Raglow M.A ESL, Abu Dhabi, 2016.
  • Communication Management, PICQ, Karachi, June 2016.
  • Teaching through Story Telling, ILM Ka Safaar, NGO, Pakistan Federation of Business and Professional Women Organization, July, 2015.

Trainings:

Conducted

  • Trainer, Intercontinental Hotel, Al- Jubail, Saudi Arabia, November 2011 – May 2013.
  • Trainer (Call Centre), Ensign Communique, Karachi, November 2007 – July 2008.
  • Certificate in English for Specific Purposes (ESP), Aga Khan University, 2008.
  • Council of International School, Saudi Arabia, Member of self-study committee for accreditation, 2013-2014.
  • AdvanceEd, Saudi Arabia, Member of self-study committee for accreditation, 2013-2014.
  • Al-Hussan Education, Saudi Arabia, Trainer (in-house), “Classroom Management”, August, 2013.
  • Training on Non-verbal Communication, QEC of NED University, June 26, 2016.
  • SPELT- ELT International Conference, Karachi, “Traditions & innovations”. Presented, “Do your students’ understand grammar?” November 7-8, 2015.
  • Workshop on Effective Feedback, Institute ob Business Management, December 2, 2015.
  • Workshop on Reflective practices, Institute of Business Management, February 29, 2016.
  • One day workshop on Report Writing, Deloitte International July 23, 2016.  
  • Workshop on Report Writing Skills, Pakistan International Airlines, August 6, 2016.
  • Workshop conducted on Report Writing Skills, Pakistan International Airlines, August 26, 2016.
  • Am I asking the right questions? SPELT ELT International Conference, October 29-30, 2016.
  • Judge, All Pakistan Bilingual Declamation Competition, DA Sheikh Zayed College, Karachi, September 22, 2016.
  • Guest Speaker, Iqra University, December 1, 2016

Attended

  • Workshop on Foundation of Research Writing, Advanced Educational Institute and Research Center (AERC), January 18, 2015.
  • Workshop on Advanced Ed, Saudi Arabia, March, 2014.
  • ELTPN workshop, Bringing a story to life, Saudi Arabia, April 22, 2013.
  • The Effective Teaching Training, British Council, Saudi Arabia, May 28, 2013.
  • Seminar on English and Empowerment in the Developing World, Aga Khan University, June 9-10, 2007.
  • Innovative Teachers- Agent of Change, SPELT International Conference, Karachi, October 2004.
  • Seminar on Language variation and education, NED University of Engineering and Technology, November 13, 2015.
  • Seminar on Strategies and approaches for paper publications for ISI journals, Institute of Business Management, November 12, 2015.