Name: Dr. Ishrat Siddiqa Lodhi
Designation: Assistant Professor
Department: Education
Qualification: Doctor of Philosophy (Education)
International Islamic University, Islamabad (2014)
M.Phil Education
International Islamic University, Islamabad (2009)
M.A. Education Specialization in Educational Leadership and Management
Fatima Jinnah Women University
Bachelors in Arts Education & Applied Psychology
Govt. Viqar-un-Nisa College for Women, Rawalpindi
Phone: +92-51-9292900 (199)
Status: On Job
Dr. Ishrat Siddiqa Lodhi

Professional Experience

25th March 2015 till date
Higher Education Commission, Islamabad
Director Academics Division

November 2012 till 24th March, 2015
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
Assistant Professor

Sept. 2006 – November, 2012
National Academy of Higher Education (NAHE) Higher Education Commission, Islamabad
Program Coordinator


Paper Presentations

  • Impact of E-Learning in enhancing the learners retention ability in education at secondary level in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Presented at International Conference on Engaging the Learner; Rethinking Education organized by Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi.
  • Effectiveness of outdoor Education for Concept Attainment in Science Presented at International Conference on Engaging the Learner; Rethinking Educationorganized by Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi.


Theses Supervised

  • To study the Effectiveness of Quality Enhancement Cells (QECs) initiated by HEC for Enhancing Quality at Higher Education level in Pakistan (Masters)
  • Impact of Principals shared Decision Making in Planning Co-curricular Activities for the Secondary School Students(Masters)
  • Training Needs Assessment of Secondary School Teachers of Tehsil Pindigheb(Masters)
  • Analysis of the Quality of Student Support Services provided at Federal Govt. Secondary Schools of Rawalpindi(Masters)
  • Analysis of Usability of Digital Library Services provided by Higher Education Commission for the Faculty Members of Universities(Masters)


  • Coordinator of first One Month PCEPT Course at Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi Excellently coordinated 105 Staff Development Courses each of one month duration at the doorstep of 70 public Sector universities of Pakistan.
  • National Academy of Higher Education extended support to 70 universities of Pakistan and it was single handedly managed from the year 2010 to 2012.
  • Coordinator of the first National Conference on Professional Development of Teachers in Higher Education in Pakistan organized by HEC
  • Developed training Program Evaluation Proformas for quality assurance of Professional development programs at HEC.
  • Coordinated first one month in-service Pilot Test training program of PCEPT organized by NAHE.CPDC Judge for the Three Month Faculty Professional Development Program (April 21 to July 18, 2009) {participating faculty members were from 23 public sector universities of Pakistan }
  • CPDC Judge for the Two- Month Master Trainers Faculty Professional Development Program (January 25 to March 19, 2011)
  • Got Certificate/Letter of Appreciation on different assignments and activities for extra-ordinary performance at HEC.


  1. Attended three month Workshop on Project Management Skills Organized by HEC
  2. 1st International Conference on Teacher Education (HEC Representative) Held at University of Education, Lower Mall Campus, Lahore
  3. 1st International Conference on Empowering Teachers: Practices and Possibilities Held at Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
  4. Childrens Resource International. Workshop held at Holiday Inn, Islamabad, organized by Children Resource International
  5. Computer Graphics in Education Workshop held at Fatima Jinnah Women University, RawalpindiInterpretation and use of Psychological Tests Workshop held at Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
  6. Worked as Volunteer (June 2004) District Headquarter Hospital, Rawalpindi
  7. Internship (July-August 2004) Higher Education Commission Islamabad