I am Prof. Dr. Abudl Rashid Naeem retired as Professor/Dean from Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Islamabad. I have served AIOU for more than 30 years, I have been retired on 2nd March, 2016. I have vast teaching, research, and administrative experience. I have served AIOU as Founder Chairman Department of Economics, Chairman Department of Management Sciences, Director Regional Services, Director Board of Advance Studies and Research (BASR), Dean Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities and as Acting Vice Chancellor as well. I have obtained Master Degree in Economics from Leningrad State University, USSR, Ph.D and Post Doctorate Fellowship from the University of Glasgow, UK. There are more than 25 HEC recognized published articles and one book published from Germany at my credit. I have also supervised a large number of Master, M.Phil. and Ph.D scholars.
After retirement, I have served NUML, Islamabad as Chairman Department of Economics, for about one year. I have also served Mohi-ud-Din Islamic University, Islamabad as Professor/Head-Department of Management Sciences. Presently, I am working as Chairman Department of Economics, The University of Lahore, Sargodha Campus since April 2, 2018.