Name: Dr. Muhammad Waqas Raja
Designation: Assistant Professor
Department: Public Administration
Qualification: PhD (Specialization in Innovation Management )
University of Science and Technology of China (2015)
MS (General Management)
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Islamabad (2007)
MBA (HR / Fin)
Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. (2004)
Phone: +92-51-9292900 (230)
Email: mwaqasraja@hotmail.com, mwaqasraja@yahoo.com
Status: On Job
Dr. Muhammad Waqas Raja

Professional Experience

Sept 29th 2015 - to date
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
Assistant Professor

1st Sept 2011 to 30thAug 2012.
Foundation University Islamabad
Lecturer

11th Aug 2008 to 17th Aug 2011
Fatima Jinnah Women University
Lecturer (Business Administration)

1st Oct 2005 to 10th Aug 2008
Askari Commercial Bank (AWT)Rawalpindi
Credit Analyst

PUBLICATIONS/CONFERENCES

    1.Raja M. W, Bodla & Shahab. (2011), Evaluating the effect of TQM practices on business performance, A study of manufacturing firms of Pakistan, International Journal of Business and Social Science, Radford University, USA, Vol. 2  No. 9 , pp 110-117. Category Y.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

    Innovation Management, Management Theory & Practice, Introduction to Public administration, Public Policy & Practice, Research Methodology, Human Resource Management, Project Management, Strategic Management, Total Quality Management, Organization Behavior, Leadership & Motivation, , Marketing Research.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  1. Awarded Chinese Government scholarship by CSC in PhD for the period of three years from Sept 2012 to July 2015.
  2. Awarded Partial Support for PhD Studies Abroad Scholarship by HEC on 8th May 2015.
  3. Awarded Best Students Performance Award by School of public affairs, USTC, China in January 2013.
  4. Awarded Merit Scholarship in MS for eighteen months by COMSATS 2005-2007

CONFERENCES/WORKSHOPS

  1. Attended 3 days international conference on innovation and regional development at USTC China in 02/12 /2012.
  2. Attended 4th international conference by ISOSS (Islamic Society of Statistical Sciences) held on 9 to 12 may at UOG on “ training evaluation and their return on investment.
  3. Attended faculty development workshop at Fatima Jinnah Women University from 20 to 21 January 2011.
  4. Attended training as Management trainee in Askari Commercial Bank from July 22 2003 to 27th Aug 2003.
  5. Attended two week training on “Micro Finance” at NIBAF (SBP) training institute.
  6. Attended one week training program on “Human Resource Management” in Pakistan Manpower Institute, Islamabad from 24th to 30th November, 2008.