Syed Asad Abbas Rizvi

Dr. Syed Asad Abbas Rizvi

Associate Professor

Chairperson of The Department of Education

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Dr. Asad Rizvi is a teaching professional and researcher with an experience of more than 20 years of teaching and research in different national and international institutions He is an active researcher, smiling teacher, and dynamic teacher educator. His research and academic interests includes multicultural education, inter-cultural and interfaith dialogue, Edumatrics and hermeneutics.
He is the first ever Post Doc Fellow in Education at OISE (Ontario Institute For Studies in Education) from Pakistan
He is the first Social Scientist of Pakistan who was selected as KAICIID International Fellow.
Aside from research, his main academic contribution is the application of hermeneutics in educational settings in Pakistan. Moreover, he developed the first-ever teachers training program for religious teachers in Pakistan. 7 PhD and 17 MPhil dissertations has been completed under his guidance. He has published more than 30 research papers and presented papers in more than 15 national and international conferences. He used to conduct teachers training in Pakistan, Canada, Srilanka, Japan and Malaysia


CertificationCertified Quality Professional from PIQC Pakistan Education2014
Post DoctorateUniversity of Toronto, Toronto, CanadaEducation2013
Ph.D.Hamdard University Karachi PakistanEducation2006


1Effect of Classroom Learning Environment on Students' Academic Achievement in Mathematics at Secondary Level. Bulletin of Education & Research Vol. 40, No. 2 pp. 207-218.Malik, R.H., Rizvi, A. (2018).
2Neglected and Common Areas of Educational Research in Pakistan: A Document Analysis International Journal of Innovation in Teaching and Learning (IJITL) Volume IV- Issue I ( 1-14)Asdaque M and Rizvi A, (2018)
3Educated working women and their Work-life Conflict and Work life balance Pakistan Journal of Gender Studies Vol. 17, 2018, pp. 105-126Munazzah M and Rizvi A (2018)
4A Exploring the Research Trends-Related Imbalances in Doctoral Level Research on Distance Education in Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Distance & Online Learning  volume 5 No 1 p105-122 2019Asdaque M and Rizvi. A (2018)
5Contribution of Career Knowledge, Self Knowledge and career choices in predicting career Decision the Dialouge Volume XIV Number 3Babur S and Rizvi A (2019)
6Analysis of Cultural Diversity in Preschool Education Sir Syed Journal of Education & Social Research Vol. 3, Issue 3, 2020Abbas A and Rizvi A (2020)

Professional Memberships

1American Educational Research Association (AERA USA)2017 - now
2British Educational Research Association (BERA UK)2017 - now
3Royal Society of Arts (FRSA UK) 2016 - now