Asif Abbasi

ENGR. ASIF ABBASI

Assistant Professor

Possess a building construction experience of 1.5 years on a US $ 20 million project at Karachi.
Also own a teaching experience of 23 years at Bachelors and Masters levels in Pakistan and Oman.

TAUGHT 27 COURSES IN 23 YEARS:

Have taught following 27 courses to the students of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Business Administration, at different universities, as both full-time and part-time visiting faculty member:

1. Civil Engineering Materials
2. Engineering Mechanics
3. Mechanics of Solids-I (Strength of Materials-I)
4. Structural Analysis–I (Theory of Structures-I)
5. Structural Analysis–II (Theory of Structures–II)
6. Concrete Technology (Plain Cement Concrete)
7. Reinforced Cement Concrete (R.C.C.) Design
8. Prestressed Concrete Design
9. Engineering Construction
10. Surveying & Leveling
11. Project Management
12. Occupational Safety & Health
13. Traffic Engineering
14. Advanced Traffic Engineering
15. Engineering Geology & Geoinformatics
16. Engineering Drawing–I
17. Soil Mechanics–I
18. Engineering Measurement (Quantity Surveying & Costing)
19. Water Resources Engineering Lab
20. Transportation Engineering Lab
21. Structure for Architects–I
22. Structure for Architects–II
23. Structure for Architects–III
24. Mathematics for Architects–I
25. Mathematics for Architects–II
26. Business Mathematics
27. Probability & Statistics

Apart from teaching, I have also:

• remained External Examiners at different universities
• prepared recruitment test for the appointment of engineers in the State Bank of Pakistan
• prepared recruitment test and conducted job interviews for the appointment of engineers in the SEF, Government of Sindh
• prepared admission tests, conducted admission interviews and conducted job interviews at different universities.
• been involved in the preparation of engineering standards for the Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA)
• been involved in the public hearing of Gizri Flyover for the Sindh Environmental Protection Authority (SEPA)
• remained Member Senate of N.E.D. University
• remained Member, Board of Studies, Board of Faculty and Postgraduate Admission Committee at Sir Syed University
• Liaison Officer, Quality Enhancement Cell, Sir Syed University
• Member, SZABIST Engineering Advisory Board

WORK EXPERIENCE:

1. Sui Southern Gas Company – August 1996 to October 1997
2. N.E.D. University of Engineering and Technology – October 1997 to February 2007
3. Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology – February 1997 till date
4. Salalah College of Technology, Sultanat of Oman – January 2010 to July 2010
5. Visiting Faculty in different years at:
• Dawood University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi
• Bahria University, Karachi
• Preston University, Karachi
• Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education, Karachi
• Nazeer Hussain University
• Ziauddin University
• Pakistan Navy Engineering College, National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Karachi

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS:

1. Registered as Professional Engineer with the Pakistan Engineering Council, since 1996.
PEC Registration Number : Civil-18268
2. Member, Institute of Engineers Pakistan, since 2013
IEP Registration Number: M-18030 / Civil

CERTIFICATE COURSES:

• MS-Project
• Primavera Project Planner
• AutoCAD
• Structural Analysis and Design With ETABS
• Statistical Analysis using SPSS
• English Language Courses at PACC
• Five Business Related Courses at IBA Karachi

B.E. (Civil Engineering) – 1996
M.S. (Transportation) – 2004
M.Phil. (Environment) – Currently Pursuing

1. Road User Vulnerability in Traffic Accidents, Featuring Full Day Data Collection – Comprehensive MACRO Analysis Study for the City of Karachi, Pakistan (a research paper published in Sir Syed University Research Journal)

2. Carried out a Final Year Research Project of 200 marks during B.E. studies at N.E.D. University. The topic was Feeder Bus Service for the Priority-I Corridor of Karachi Mass Transit Program

3. Carried out a Research Project of 100 marks during M.Phil. studies at the University of Karachi. The topic was Urban Flooding in the City of Karachi

4. Carried out a Research Project of 60 marks during M.Phil. studies at the University of Karachi. The topic was Deforestation in Pakistan – A case study of Deforestation in Jhok Reserve Forest situated near Lahore

5. Prepared a research based full-fledged Manual of 60 Marks on Environmental Impact Assessment during M.Phil. studies at the University of Karachi

6. Carried out a Research Project of 60 marks during M.Phil. studies at the University of Karachi. The topic was Adaptation of Detox Reporting Platform in Karachi on the Pattern of Shanghai Using GIS Approach