Waqas Imran

03458706101 03458706*** show
waqas-imran@hotmail.com
H268, Gali-34, St-23, G-10/1, Islamabad

About Me

I have gained 12 years extensive research from government and private sectors. I am expert in Quantitative research, Survey management and data analysis. I have worked on international, national and sub national level research studies. I am proficient in IT skills of data analysis software(s). I have worked on the themes of child-public health, adaptation to climate change, education and demography. With all of these skill sets i am confident to work under research, data analysis, statistician positions.

Education

Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan 2016

M.Phil Statistics

Research: TRINITY OF CHILD VACCINATION IN PAKISTAN: TRENDS, DETERMINANTS, AND IMPACT ON CHILD HEALTH

The Islamia University of Bahawalpur 2008

M.Sc Statistics

Work & Experience

Idara-e-Talim-O-Agahi (ITA), Islamabad, Pakistan (itacec.org) 02/15/2017

Data Analysis

Article 25-A Annual Status of Education Report Accelerated Learning Programmes SDG 4 Early Childhood Education Safe School Reopening

People’s Action for Learning (PAL) Network, Secretariat, Kenya (palnetwork.org) 02/19/2018 - 05/19/2018

Research Fellow

1. Worked at PAL network secretariat, Nairobi, Kenya. Secondary Research on Micro data of ASER Pakistan and Tanzania to explore learning disparities. Paper was presented to PAL Conference held at Nepal, November 2019. 2. Participated in Accelerated learning Programme at Kenya.

Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) (sdpi.org) 07/17/2014 - 02/08/2017

Statistician and Consultant (2014-17)

1. Data framework for "Pakistan Data Portal"(data.org.pk). 2. Data Quality Assurance

Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (pide.org) 01/03/2014 - 07/03/2014

Research Assistant

Data Cleaning of Project on Adaptations to Climate Change

Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability (tdea.pk) 01/06/2013 - 06/30/2013

Data Analyst

-Data Cleaning of General Election 2013 Election Transparency Data. -Analysis of General Election 2013 Election Transparency Data.

National Institute of Population Studies (nips.org.pk) 10/06/2008 - 01/30/2012

Research Associate

-Survey Management -Monitoring and Evaluation -Quantitative Research -Data Management -Data Cleaning -Data Analysis

Portfolio

Skills

Quantitative Research
100%
Data Analysis (Mico and Macro Data Analysis)
100%
Survey Management
100%
Data Mangement
100%
SPSS
100%
STATA
100%
CS Pro
100%
Excel
100%
Access
50%
SQL Handling DB
60%
SQL Query
10%
R Programming
25%
Pyhton Programming
10%
Writing Skills
50%
M&E
100%

Awards

2018

People’s Action for Learning (PAL) Network, Secretariat, Kenya – Research Fellow

It was a four month fellowship program. I have worked on extensive analysis of data on learning outcomes of children (school going age). A research article was produced as outcome of this fellowship that was presented to PAL Network Conference on November 2019