Name: Prof. Dr. Sarwet Rasul
Designation: Tenured Professor / Chairperson
Department: English
Qualification: PhD English (Linguistics)
National University of Modern Languages Islamabad (2001 - 2008)
Masters in TEFL (Teaching of English as a Foreign Language)
Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad (2000 –2003)
Masters in Political Science
The University of Punjab (1999-2000)
Masters in English (Literature)
International Islamic University Islamabad (1996-1999)
Phone: +92-51-9292900
Email: [email protected]
Status: On Job
Dr. Sarwet Rasul

Professional Experience

Oct 2015 - To Date
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Associate Professor

Sep 2004 - Oct 2015
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Assistant Professor

1999 - To Date
Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad
Visiting Faculty

1999 - Sept. 2004
Army Pubic School and College, Hamayun Road, Rawalpindi
Lecturer

Nov. 2001 - Sept. 04
F.G.College for Women Abid Majid Road, Rawalpindi
Headmistress

1998-1999
F.G.College for Women Abid Majid Road, Rawalpindi
Lecturer

ADMINISTRATIVE WORK, CO-CURRICULAR AND EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES, ADVISORY SERVICES

  • Faculty Advisor for the faculty of Education, faculty Of Islamic and Oriental Learning, and faculty of Social Sciences
  • Chairperson, Department of English
  • Chair, TTS Standing Committee at FJWU
  • Senior Management Committee at FJWU
  • Secretary/ member Discipline Committee at FJWU
  • Member Departmental Promotion Committee at FJWU
  • Member, affiliation Committee at FJWU
  • Harassment Monitoring Officer /Focal person of Harassments Committee at FJWU
  • Chair Students Activity Committee at FJWU
  • Member Ethics Committee at FJWU
  • Chair Drug Control Committee at FJWU
  • Member Examination Committee at FJWU
  • Member Research Committee at FJWU
  • Member Institutional Scholarship Award Committee at FJWU
  • Member Fellowship/ Scholarship Committee at FJWU
  • Member Thesis Committee at FJWU
  • Member Result Review Committee at FJWU
  • Member Loan Committee for Faculty/ Staff & Marriage Grant to in -service Employee at FJWU
  • Member Loan/ Advances Committee at FJWU
  • Committee for Prequalification of Consultants and Contractors at FJWU
  • Member Investment Committee at FJWU
  • Member Ethics Committee at FJWU
  • Core Coordinator Language skills courses for all Departments MA levelExternal Examiner MPhil/PhD at NUML
  • External Examiner MPhil / PhD at AJK, IIUI, NUML, Foundation University, University of Gujrat, Air University
  • Chair, Grievance Committee for Students (notified on August 22, 2016)
  • Harassment Monitoring Officer
  • Secretary Discipline Committee, FJWU
  • Nominated member by Syndicate for the Affiliation Committee (November 15, 2016)
  • Subject Expert (For English) by FJWU for HEC National Curriculum Revision Committee

PUBLICATIONS (Authored & Co-authored)

  • Recent Trends in Pakistani Protest Songs: A Critical Discourse Analysis of ‘Alu Anday, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research, Volume 20, No. 1, 2017, pp. 233-247.
  • National Identity Insinuations in the Advertising Discourse of Pakistani Clothing and Food Brands on Facebook, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research, Volume 20, No. 1 ,2017,   pp. 47-72
  • Female Gender Portrayal thought News Blogs: Analysing the Ideological Representation of Pakistani working women, published in FWU Journal of Social Sciences, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Peshawar, Volume 11, No. 1, 2017, pp. 163-177.
  • Code Switching of English in Pakistani Urdu Classrooms: Bilingual Practices and Challenges, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research, Volume 19, No. 1, 2016,  pp. 54-64.
  • Gender Representation and Identity Construction in Pakistani Print Advertisements of Clothing Brands: A Socio-Semiotic Analysis, published in Pakistan Journal of Gender Studies, Volume 11, 2015 pp. 87-112.
  • Gender and Power Relationships in the Language of Proverbs: Image of a Woman published in FWU Journal of Social Sciences, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Peshawar Volume 9, No. 2, 2015 pp. 53-62.
  •  Media Discourse and Gender: Issues of Reconstruction of Gender Ideologies in Pakistani Television Advertisements, published in Pakistan Journal of Gender Studies University of Karachi Pakistan Vol 8, 2014 pp 197-218.
  •  Borrowing and Code Mixing in Pakistani Children’s Magazines: Practices and Functions, published in Pakistaniaat: A Journal of Pakistan Studies Vol. 5, No. 2, 2013 pp .46-72.
  • Gender Construction in Obituaries: An Analysis of Pakistani Newspapers, published in  Kashmir Journal of Language Research, AJK Vol. 16, No 2, 2013. pp. 45-59.
  • Gender Stereotypes in the Language of Pakistani Newspapers, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research, AJK Vol 16, No 1, 2013. pp. 1-27.
  •  Errors in the Writing of English at Degree Level: Pakistani Teachers’ Perspective (E.D) M. S. Thirumalai, published  in Language in India Volume 12, September 2012
  • Repetition: An Elucidation Strategy in Code Mixing, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research, Volume 13, Issue 1,2011 pp. 57-76
  • Code Mixing in Pakistani Newspapers: A Socio-linguistic Analysis, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research AJK University Vol.12 –No1, 2009, pp. 25-49
  • Language Hybridization in Pakistani Media: Redefining Ideology, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research AJK University Vol. 11 -No1, 2008  pp. 14-43
  • Language in Pakistani Crime Reporting: Use of gender Specific Adjectives, published in Pakistan Journal of Gender studies- Centre of excellence for Women’s Studies , University of Karachi, (Special Edition). 2008, pp. 73-81
  • Verb Hybridization:  An Interesting Aspect of the Spread of English in Pakistan, published  in Journal of Research Faculty of Languages and Islamic Studies, Bahaudin Zakriya University Multan, Journal Vol. 11, Issue 1,  2007 pp. 37-51
  •  Use of gender Specific Language in Crime Reporting, published in Biannual Journal of Gender and Social issues, Fatima Jinnah Women University Rawalpindi, Volume 5, 2006, Number 1
  • Language Hybridization and Code Mixing in Pakistani Talk Shows, published  in Journal of Research Faculty of Languages and Islamic Studies,  Bahaudin Zakriya University, Vol. 10, Issue 2,2006 pp. 29-41
  •  The Treatment of the Theme of Partition in the Novels of Sidhwa, published in The Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad. Vol. XIV. No. 1,2006,  pp. 95-117
  • Teaching Reading- The Predicament of Pakistani Readers, published in SPELT Quarterly, Vol. 20, No1,2006  pp.1-12
  • Error Analysis and Pakistani ELT Context: Need for Teachers Training, Kashmir Journal of Language Research AJK University Vol. 9 -No1, 2005 pp. 36-52
  • Orthography- a Neglected Area in the Teaching of English at O’ Levels, published in Kashmir Journal of Language Research AJK University Vol. 8. No 1, 2004, pp.49-67

ACHIEVEMENTS

AWARDS/ CERTIFICATES/ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Assistant link coordinator of the link between Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi and School of Education, University of Birmingham under HEC/BC Link Programme 2008-2012.
  • Team Leader for Active Citizens Program of Leadership Pakistan (British Council) 2008-09
  • Team Leader of Manual Development/Writing Team for Active Citizens Programme Pakistan, Manual 2008.
  • Country-wide Best University Teacher Award on January 26, 2008 for Year 2006 by Higher Education Commission, Pakistan
  • National Star award for category Education (Women) by South Asia Publications. Out of the 100 people all over Pakistan who were given this award. I am finally selected as the best professional woman for the year and am given a special Star Laureate Award 2008.
  • Best Teacher 2006 Award at Fatima Jinnah Women University,  December 2006
  • Certificate of Excellence on best result of O’ Level at APSAC 2003

FURTHER QUALIFICATIONS:

  • International Professional Development Certification (2013): Received certification for Professional Development in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and Higher Education Management at Institute of Education, University of London2013
  • Certified British Council Teacher Trainer for English Language Teaching 2014
  • British Council Trained Facilitator for Leadership Training 2007-08
  • Higher Education Commission Pakistan Certified Master Trainer/ Trainer of Trainers: Certified Master Trainer by HEC in training organized by Learning Innovation Division (Higher Education Commission Pakistan) 2010
  • Course on Becoming an Academic Writer - Texts, Genres, Practices, Identities at the University of Birmingham, School of Education(2010)
  • Course on Researching Multilingualism: Key Concepts, Methods and Issues at the University of Birmingham, School of Education( 2010)

Important Contacts

English
Chairperson