Executive Board

Faizan S. Syed

Founder Director, Ziauddin College of Media Sciences
CEO, Health Television

MBA Finance and Investment Banking, Cornell University, NY
BA Psychology and Economics, University of Virginia

Faizan Syed’s vision is to create a breeding ground for the next generation of media leaders for the industry.

Manizhe Ali

Director, Ziauddin College of Media Sciences

MA Visual and Media Anthropology, Freie Universität, Berlin.
BFA, Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture, Karachi.

Manizhe has worked for Indus Vision Television Network and Geo Television Network. She was on the organizing committee for KaraFilm Festival and is an alumnus of the Berlinale Talent Campus. Formerly she has been associated as an academician and HOD with Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture and Iqra University.

Administration

Faryal Gul

Program Manager, Student Advisor and Lecturer

MS Media Studies (in progress), SZABIST
BS Mass Communication, University of Karachi

Faryal’s research interest lies in heterotopias and cyberspace identity formation.

Sadia Iqbal

Assistant Program and Events Manager

MBA – MIS, Newport Institute of Communication and Economics
MTC (Master’s in Teaching)

Sadia is a certified trainer and motivational speaker.

Faculty

Dr. Tanweer Khalid

Visiting Faculty

Ph.D Political Science, University of Karachi
MA Political Science, University of Karachi
Diplomat D’ Associateship in Constitutional Law, Pakistan
Chairperson, Department of Political Science, University of Karachi
Member, Board of Advanced Studies and Research, University of Karachi

Dr. Tanweer has over three decades of teaching experience and is dedicated to promoting research in the field of humanities in Pakistan.

Fatima Hatim Anjary

Lecturer

M.Phil Mass Communication (in process), University of Karachi
MA, Mass Communication, University of Karachi
BA (Hons), Mass Communication, University of Karachi

Fatima is an experienced corporate trainer for soft and written skills. Her area of interest is the study of Semiotics in Film.

Dr. Abdul Jabbar Khan

Visiting Faculty

Ph.D. Oriental Studies, Universta Ca’Foscari, Venice
MA General History (Archaeology), University of Karachi
Member of Departmental Research Committee (DRC)

Dr. Abdul Jabbar’s area of interest lies in studying different cultures through participant observation and distant learning.

Syed Zeshan Ahmed

Visiting Faculty

BS Media Studies – Film & TV Production, SZABIST

Syed Zeshan Ahmed’s main expertise lies in directing, producing, writing, conceptualizing and editing.

Ms. Shyrose Vastani

Visiting Faculty

MPHIL Social Sciences, SZABIST
BS Social Sciences, SZABIST

Shyrose Vastani’s main expertise lies in digital marketing, strategy and research.

Moeen Khan

Visiting Faculty

MBA – MIS and Marketing, SZABIST

Moeen Khan’s main expertise lies in digital media research, strategy and Media Management.

Faraz Iqbal

Visiting Faculty

BS Film & TV production, SZABIST

Faraz Iqbal has profound interest in film making and his main expertise lies in cinematography and direction.

Syed Rehan Haider

Visiting Faculty

MBA Marketing, IoBM

Rehan Haider is a dynamic professional with diversified experience in brand management, product development, marketing communications and media management.

Syed Kashif Ali Mohsin

Visiting Faculty

BFA , Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture

Kashif has profound interest in film making and his main expertise lies in art direction.

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