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Dr. Mehwish Raza

Dr. Mehwish Raza





Assistant Professor
Department of Education
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Biography:


Dr. Mehwish Raza has joined The University of Lahore as Assistant Professorin the Department of Education. In 2013 she qualified for a scholarship offered by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan to pursue doctorate research at Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria. Dr. Raza obtained her PhD in Education in 2017. Parallel to her research work, she taught graduate and post-graduate level at the same institution for over two years. During her PhD research she presented her scholarly work at peer-reviewed conferences held at different universities in Germany, South Africa, Hungary, and Netherlands. Her research inquires into the prospects for using mobile technology for continuous professional development of teachers in Pakistan. Dr. Raza’sresearch interest lies at the cusp of new media and basic psychological needs of learners within the spectrum of newly developing field of Mobile Learning (m-learning). She aims to pursue academic research on the potential application of m-learning for large-scale literacy projects in Pakistan. Dr. Raza has keen interest in photography and loves to travel and explore cultures in her leisure time.