Dr Zahid Ali Channar made SMIU dean

Karachi:May 4:Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair has appointed Professor Dr Zahid Ali Channar as dean of the Faculty of Management, Business Administration and Commerce of the Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU) for three years.
A notification to this effect was issued on May 2, an SMIU official announced on Wednesday.

Dr Channar was earlier serving as chairperson of the Department of Business Administration of the university. Prior to joining the SMIU, he had remained dean of the Institute of Business and Technology, Karachi, an assistant professor at the ISRA University and an assistant professor at Szabist.

Dr Channar earned his PhD in Management Sciences on a Higher Education Commission scholarship. Also, he had received training from The Miller College of Business and the Center for International Development, Ball State University, USA, in association with the US State Department in Research, Business Incubation, Career Development, and Entrepreneurship and TAFTALI Center for Capital Markets.

He has supervised research dissertations of diverse natures in the domains of management, human resource management, finance, marketing and economics in different universities.
Dr Channar has 22 research papers on his credit, published in HEC- recognised journals. He has also produced 20 MPhils in different domains of management sciences. Besides, he has presented seven research papers at national and international conferences.
SMIU Vice Chancellor Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh congratulated Dr Channar on his appointment and hopped that he would contribute his knowledge and experience towards the betterment of the university with enthusiasm.The news.