Ms. Samrana Afzal

Assistant Professor


  • Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi.
    Assistant Professor (Nov, 2012 - To Date)
  • Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi.
    Lecturer (Nov 2007 – Oct, 2012)
  • Foundation University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
    Masters Research Supervisor (Feb, 2006 - June, 2008)
  • F.G College for Women, Kashmir Road.
    Lecturer (Sep 2002 - April 2003)
  • Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi.
    Teaching Assistant (Aug 2000 – Aug 2002)


  • M.Phil. (International Relations).
    Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad (2003 - 2005).
  • M.Sc. (International Relations).
    Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad (1997 - 1999).
  • B.A. (Economics & Statistics)
    Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan (1994 - 1996).


  • Earned the HRD Scholarship 2008-2009 award for PhD in foreign country offered by Fatima Jinnah Women University.
  • Merit scholarship in M.phil by Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad.
  • Earned Talent scholarship award for acquiring first div. throughout my studies till M.phil by Fauji Foundation organization.
  • Getting the best evaluation by students at the average of 4.8 out of 5 in all courses throughout the career.


  • Pak-China Diplomatic Relations: An Appraisal, Paper presented at a seminar on Pak-China Relations on the 60th anniversary of PRC, organized by Department of Defense and Diplomatic Studies at Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi on 19th Oct, 09.
  • Sustainable Development & South Asia, Paper on Environment in collaboration with ISS, SDPI.
  • Effect of Communalism on the State’s Political System, Theoretical perspective on Communalism with assistance of IRS.
  • Conflict between Islam & Secularism (Case study of Turkey), material provided by The News Library, Area study centre, QAU, Islamabad.
  • The Role of Women in Sustainable Development.
  • Poverty Alleviation in Pakistan.
  • Pakistan’s Foreign Policy and the War on Terror: Challenges and Prospects.

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