Saima Nawaz

Saima Nawaz

Project Manager Research Supervisor
0301-5752400 0301-5752*** show
House No. 34, Street No. 2 , G-15/1, Islamabad

About Me

I have experience in Research work in a Higher Education Commission project where my responsibilities were to lead a team for data collection, data analysis, report writing, pilot testing and development of training modules. Apart from that I have also worked as an Assistant Manager (Digital Forensics) at Security Experts working on different projects in a team.


Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad 2015

M.Phil Bioinformatics

I completed M.Phil Bioinformatics from Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad in 2015. The degree of Bioinformatics has been accredited as the degree of Information Technology / Computer Science by Higher Education Commission (letter can be provided when required. Computer Science courses studied in this degree have been mentioned in the CV attached. Thesis: Statistical Challenges for Imputing Missing Data in Bioinformatics.

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad 2013

BS Bioinformatics

Project: QUATRON: A web-application for prediction and comparative Analysis of Quadruplexes and Transcription factor binding sites in Prokaryotes.

Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad 2020

MA Educational Planning and Management

Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad 2016


Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Islamabad 2008

FSc (Pre-Medical)

Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Islamabad 2006


Work & Experience

Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad 11/09/2017 - 11/30/2018

Research Assistant

I served as a Research Assistant In the Department of Early Childhood Education and Elementary Teacher Education at AIOU, Islamabad. I worked in the Project titled " Early Childhood Education Development and Pedagogical Skills for School Readiness" under the Thematic Research Grant of Higher Education Commission, Pakistan. My responsibilities included: Development of research instrument, pilot testing, development of training modules, data collection,data analysis and report writing.

Security Experts (PiiD) 04/01/2016 - 09/30/2016

Assistant Manager (Digital Forensics)

Tasks given included: Performing Digital Forensics of mobile / portable devices and hard disk drives using forensic techniques and tools. Contribute in software development and provide software solutions.

Pakistan Institute of ICTs for Development (PiiD) 11/03/2015 - 03/31/2016


Tasks given included: Graphic designing, software development, event management.

Virtual University, Lahore 02/02/2015 - 08/10/2015

Teaching Assistant

Worked as a Teaching Assistant for a graduate level course titled Bioinformatics-I. Responsibilities included: Helping in selection and preparation of course materials including lecture ppts, course handouts, assignments, quizzes and exams.