Zafar Ullah

Lecturer ,""
Phone No:03468620004
Email ID:zafarullah@numl.edu.pk

Education:

In Progress PhD (course work completed) in English Linguistics

National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad

2014 M. Phil in English Linguistics

National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad

2016 MA TEFL

AIOU

2011 M.A. in English Literature& Linguistics

  University of Sargodha

 2002 M.A in English Literature & English Language Teaching

  University of Punjab

 2012 M.A in Urdu Literature

  University of Sargodha

2010 B. Ed     

   AIOU

1999 B.A in Economics, Arabic, Persian

  University of Punjab

1997 F.A. in Education, Islamic Studies

Faisalabad Board

1992 Matric in Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Faisalabad Board

Teaching Experience:

National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad

Presently, I have been teaching English since 21st September, 2015 at NUML, Islamabad as a full time contractuallecturer.

 CESET, University Sub Campus, Islamabad

 I taught English II, Communication Skills, Functional English, Technical Writing to Software and ElectricalEngineering classes from 01.03.14 to 31.03.15.

University of Central Punjab (sub campus Islamabad and Rawalpindi)

I taught Functional English to Associate Degree IT and  Business Communication and ProfessionalDevelopment to M.com  in UCP sub campuses in 2012.

Resource Person/ Master Trainer/ Thesis Supervisor/ Tutor of ESP Subject at AIOU, Islamabad

I’ve been working as a master trainer, resource person and teacher trainer at AIOU, Islamabad since March 2014.

College Classes Teaching Experience

  1. I taught English to M.com, ADP, B.Com and Intermediate classes in Punjab College of Commerce ,  Aabpara, Islamabad from 11.09.11 to 31.12.12.
  1. I worked as an English lecturer in Punjab College of Commerce, Sargodha from 01-08-06 to 07.09.11.Key responsibilities were to deliver lectures, setting papers and evaluation etc
  1. I worked as an English lecturer cum school teacher in Progressive College and School,   Sargodha from 1st August 2002 to February 2006.My best responsibilities were teaching, setting papers and evaluation etc.

Administrative   Experience

1. Vice Principal in Punjab College Sargodha for six months in 2006.                                  

2. Coordinator of thirty eight intermediate sections in Punjab College of Commerce, Sargodha .

Research Supervision

  1. M.A.TEFL2016. Humaira Batool (Roll No. AY546307).Exploiting BBC Documentaries to Enhance Listening skills of ESL Learners of 9th Class 

2. MA TEFL2016. Sadia Sadaf  Kiani (A542003). Utilization of Mind Maps for Teaching Short Stories at Intermediate Level.

3. MA TEFL2016. Ayesha Rasheed.  Effectiveness of Interactive White Board (IWB) to Teach Grammar with ORT AT Grade I

  1. BS English 2017. Nabila Syed. Roll No 210.Factors Behind Diminishing Kalasha Language: A Case Study of Kalash  Valley
  2. BS English 2017.  Emoticons.
  3. BS English 2017. British and American English Differences
  4. BS English 2017. D.H. Mohsin Ata. Auden’s Poetry: Marxist Study
  5. BS English 2017. Semiotics Analysis of Postage Stamps
  6. BS English 2017. Advertisements and Gricean principle
Areas of Research Interest         

Data Mining, Computational Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics, Semiotics, Multilingualism

Publication in International Journal

  1.  “Introduction of English Phonemes in Curriculum of 6th Grade in Federal Government Schools”  Volume 12, 12th December 2012, ISSN 1930-2940.The link of the paper is  http://www.languageinindia.com/dec2012/usmanphonemesfinal.pdf
  2.   “Semiotic Insight into Cosmetic Advertisements in Pakistani Print Media” was published in Volume 2, Issue 1 of the IJHCS in June 2015. The article can be accessed on: http://www.ijhcs.com/index.php/ijhcs/article/view/358
  3.  M.Phil Thesis title ‘Semiotic Analysis of Print Media Advertisements’ from NUML, Islamabad.
  4.  M.A TEFL thesis ‘Decoding Gender Biases in Grade 5 English Textbooks’ from AIOU, Islamabad.

Professional Training/ Workshops/ Conferences/Seminars
  1. Two days (19th, 20th October, 2015) International Post Colonial Conference at NUML Slam auditorium, Islamabad
  2. One day (26.10.15) USEFP PhD Training in F.6, USEFP centre, Islamabad
  3. One day SAT training in F.6, USEFP centre, Islamabad.
  4. One day TOEFL training F.6, USEFP centre, Islamabad.
  5. Two days Grad School Training by USEFP, Islamabad.
  6. Two days workshop (16, 17 May, 2016) on topic of ‘Scholarly Writing and Publishing’ by UNT (America) and NUML, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  7. Three days (23rd, 24th, 25th May. 2016) UNT Culminating Conference in Ibne Khaldoon Department, NUML, Islamabad
  8. 13 days training workshop (2nd May to 13th May, 2016) on topic of ‘Research Methodology and Related Issues’ at NUML, Islamabad.
  9. Three days workshop (18, 19, 20 July, 2016) on ‘Emotional Intelligence’ in Pakistan Manpower Institute, Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, Islamabad.
  10. Three days workshop (8, 9, 10 August, 2016) on ‘Conflict Management’  in Pakistan Manpower Institute, Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, Islamabad.
  11. One day (21.11.16) seminar on topic of ‘FIKR E IQBAL KE ASRE TAFHEEM’ in Johar Block, auditorium, NUML, Islamabad
  12. Four days (27th,28th May & 3rd ,4th June, 2016) training  on topic of ‘Computational Linguistics’ in Centre for language Engineering, UET, Lahore.
  13. Two weeks TEFL training, seminars, lectures etc. workshop in Sargodha by Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.
  14. I joined one week thesis training, presentations etc. in Islamabad by Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.
  15. Two weeks B.Ed training, seminars, lectures etc. workshop in Sargodha by Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.