Research Publications

Following is the list our research papers.

Books

  1. Hussain Ahmad Khan (2015), "Artisans, Sufis, Shrines: Colonial Architecture in nineteenth-century Punjab", published by: London: I.B.Tauris, pp: 256, Standard: 978 1 78453 014 3    (External URL)
  2. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2014), "Islam and Orientalists", published by: Maktabah Rahmat Al-Aalameen, pp: 184  Abstract  (External URL)
  3. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2014), "Mawlana Waheed al-Din Khan: Views and Concepts", published by: Maktabah Rahmat al-Aalameen, Lahore, pp: 178  Abstract  (External URL)
  4. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2013), "Contemporary Practice of Declaring Muslims as Kafir, Revolt against the Muslim Rulers, Jihad and Implementation of Sharia", edited by: Muhammad Khaleeq, published by: Maktabah Rahmat al-Aalameen, Lahore, pp: 270 Pages and 305 References  Abstract  (External URL)
  5. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2012), "Ghamidi’s Thought; an Analytical and Research Study", edited by: Muhammad Khaleeq, published by: Maktabah Rahmat al-Aalameen, Lahore, pp: 424 Pages, 4 Editions and 432 References  Abstract  (External URL)
  6. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2010), "Face Covering; Obligatory, Recommended or Innovation?", edited by: Muhammad Khaleeq, published by: Maktabah Rahmat al-Aalameen, Lahore, pp: 224 Pages, 2 Editions and 392 References  Abstract  (External URL)

Research Productivity 2018

  • Farooq Abdullah (2019) "Limitations of the freedom of speech: Issue of the Infallibility of Prophet and United Nations”, Journal of Islamic and Religious Studies, HEC, Y Category
  • Shameem Fatima (2018) “Cognitive Control and Criminogenic Cognitions in South Asian Gamblers" Journal of Gambling Studies- Impact factor, 2.090.
  • Shameem Fatima, (2018) “Spiritual Transcendence and Psychological Adjustment: The Moderating Role of Personality in Burn Patients”, The Journal of Religion and Health, pp: 1618-1633, vol 57, issue 5, IF/IS: 1.061
  • Shazia Aziz, Rabia Ashraf, Huma Ejaz and Rafi Amir-ud-Din (2018) “Connotative Confluence: Imagery and its Functions in Shakespeare’s King Lear.” Khazar University Press
  • Shameem Fatima, Sumera Sharif, & Iffat Khalid (2018) “How Does Religiosity Enhance Psychological Well-Being? Roles of Self-Efficacy and Perceived Social Support” Journal of Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, pp:119-127, vol ,10 Issue (2)
  • Shameem Fatima, Humera Sharif, &amp; Gregory Zimet (2018) <strong>&ldquo;Personal and Social Resources Interplay Synergistically to Enhance Academic Motivation&rdquo;, </strong>International Journal of Educational Psychology, pp:196-226, vol 7, issue

Conference Papers (2018)

  • The research paper titled "Gender Equality and Religious viewpoint: Interpretations and Misinterpretations" was presented by Dr. Musferah Mefooz (Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies) at the 2nd International conference on “Gender Perspective , Realities and Challenges” held from December 3-5, 2018 at Women Institute for Leadership and Learning.
  • The paper titled "Construction of Gendered Identities through Matrimonial Advertisements in Pakistani English and Urdu Newspapers: A Critical Discourse Analysis" co authored by Ms. Shazia Aziz (Assistant Professor in English) was presented at the "3-Day International Conference on Gender, Religion and Culture in Psychology: Issues, Challenges and Prospects" at Government College University, Lahore held on December 17-19 , 2018.
  • Dr. Shameem Fatima (Assistant Professor in Psychology) chaired a session in the “Three-Day International Conference on Gender, Religion, and Culture in Psychology: Issues, Challenges, and Prospects". The conference was organized by Department of Psychology, GCU Lahore, on December 17-19, 2018.
  • Three BS Psychology students: Alina Khan, Tayyaba Athar and Nida Mehmood, in co-authorship with Dr. Shameem Fatima (Assistant Professor in Psychology), presented their following papers at Three-Day International Conference on Gender, Religion, and Culture in Psychology: Issues, Challenges, and Prospects on December 17- 19, 2018 organized by the GCU Lahore.

Research Productivity 2017

  • Dr. Jaleel Akhtar & Tahoor Ali (2017), “Narrative Violence in Toni Morrison's Jazz”,  Islamic University research journal 'Journal of Contemporary Poetics, Vol:1, ISSUE:1
  • Shameem Fatima & Hamid Sheikh (2017), “Moderators of Association Between Adolescent's Reports of Parent-Child Relationships and Adolescent Aggression”, FWU Journal of Social Sciences,pp:82-91, Vol 11
  • Dr Musferah Mehfooz (2017), “Al-Sukākī’s Classification of Metaphor and Qur'ānic  Discourse”, Al-Idah, pp: 107-121,VOl 34
  • Saleha Fatima (2017), “Role of Juristic Disagreement in Extensiveness of Shariah-A Study of Conflicting Fatawas on Human Organ Transplantation”, Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research, XVIII
  • Shameem Fatima & Imran Sharif (2017), “xecutive functions, parental punishment, and aggression: Direct and moderated relations”, Social Neuroscience, pp: 717-729, VOl/ISSUE: 12:6
  • Dr Musferah Mehfooz  &  Rabia Ashraf (2017), “Lībās (Garment) Metaphor in Holy Qur'ān: A Conceptual Metaphorical Analysis”,  Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research, pp:15-30, VOl18, Issue 1
  • Fatima, S., Mehfooz, M., & Sharif, S (2017), “Role of Islamic Religiosity in Predicting Academic Motivation of University Students”,  Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, pp: 377-386, VOl/ISSUE: 19/4
  • Iffat Khalid & Shazia Gulzar (2017), “ABUSIVE LANGUAGE: REASONS AND CONSEQUENCES”, Gomal University Journal of Research, pp:141-151,  ISSUE,4
  • Baig, MMZ (2017), “"Sisterhood in Question: Rewriting a Life of Binaries in Margaret Atwood’s The Penelopiad.", Journal of Research, pp: 101-123, Vol: LIII,
  • Dr Musferah Mehfooz (2017),“Al-Sukākī’s Classification of Metaphor and Qur'ānic  Discourse” Al-Idah, pp: 107-121,Vol/Issue:34 (June, 2017)
  • Jibeen, T.(2017), “Unconditional Self Acceptance and Self Esteem in Relation to Frustration Intolerance Beliefs and Psychological Distress”, Journal of Rational - Emotive and Cognitive - Behavior Therapy, p: 207-221, Vol/Issue: 1 June 2017, 35(2)
  • Dr Musferah Mehfooz  &  Rabia Ashraf (2017), “Lībās (Garment) Metaphor in Holy Qur'ān: A Conceptual Metaphorical Analysis”, Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research, p, 15- 30, Vol 18, Issue 1, 2017
  • Sumaira Saleem, Salman Rafique, Hina Shaheen (2017), “Politics of Gender in Shahid Nadeem’s Selected Plays”, European Academic Research Journal, p:454-468,Vol:V, Issue:1(April,2017),Impact Factor: 3.4546(UIF)
  • Dr Musferah Mehfooz & Huma Ejaz (2017),“ELOQUENT HADITH – A CONCEPTUAL METAPHORICAL ANALYSIS”, Al-Qalam, p:22-38, April 2017,22 - S1
  • Ashraf, F., & Najam, N.(2017), “Co-Morbidity of Specific Learning Disabilities and Depressive Symptoms in Non-Clinical Sample of Adolescents”, Journal of Postgraduate Medical Institute, p:105-109, Vol/Issue: (2017)31(2)
  • Chaudhry, K. A., Amjad, M., Anjum, N.  & Imtiaz, S.(2017), “Friendship concepts among female medical students: A qualitative approach”, Pakistan Journal of Madical & Health Sciences, p: 136-139, VOL/Issue11 (1), (ISSN: 1996-7195)
  • Zulfiqar Ali Shah , Abrar Ahmed , Asif Ikram Anjum (2017), “Improving English Listening Skills of IELTS Students through Smart Phones”, ELF Annual Research Journal, p: 123-136, ISSN 1026-7026,
  • Rabia Ashraf (2017), “Psychodynamics of Mother Daughter Relationship: Degrees of Deprivation, Oppression and Dispossession in Doris Lessing’s Fiction”, Khazar Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, DOI: 10.5782/2223-2621, VOL. 20

Research Productivity 2016

  • Dr. M. Ammad ul Haq (2016), “”Al-Tafseer, pp:134-147,Vol: 26
  • Mirza Muhammad Zubair Baig, Mudassar Mahmood Ahmad (2016), “Learning with a Style:The Role of Learning Styles and Models in Academic Success”, European Academic Research, pp: 6695-6705, Vol: IV, Issue: 8, , Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF)
  • Aziz, S. Naveed, A., & Mehfooz, M(2016), “Family life in the light of Qur’anic Metaphors", Gomal University Journal of Research, pp:120-131,Vol/Issue: 32(1)
  • Sumaira Saleem (2016), “Impact of English Monolingual Dictionaries on ESL Learners’ Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Building” European Academic Research, pp:4856-4871, VOL:4, Issue:5, Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF)
  • Shameem Fatima, & Hamid Sheikh.(2016), “Association of Parent–Child Relationships And Executive Functioning in South Asian Adolescents”, Neuropsychology,  pp:65-74, Vol/Issue: 30 (1), ISI and IF, 3.43
  • Shaista Sufyan, Mirza Muhammad Zubair Baig (2016), “An apology for the misrepresentation of Muslim women in Tariq Ali’s The Stone Woman”, International Journal of Research,  pp: 577-586, Vol: 3, Issue: 12
  • Huma Ejaz  (2016), “Curriculum Design and its Implications”, IJHSS, Vol.6 No.8
  • Mariyam Jahangir (2016), “Common grammatical mistakes in ESL essay writing: A Case study of COMSATS Lahore Undergraduates” European Academic Research, pp:4168-4187, Vol. IV, Issue 4, Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF)
  • Mirza Muhammad Zubair Baig (2016), “His/Her Man Friday: Re-righting/-writing of an inaccessible cannibal in J.M. Coetzee’s Foe” Kashmir Journal of Language Research (KJLR), Vol: 19
  • Huma Ejaz (2016), “Examining Internal structure of Discourse Completion test (DCT) on Arabic Learners of English” ARIPD, Vol. 5 No.1
  • Maria Khalid, Mirza Muhammad Zubair Baig (2016), “Patriarchal Consumerism: Critical Discourse Analysis of Pakistani Gendered TVCs” Language in India, pp: 59-67,Vol: 16, Issue: 8
  • Sheikh. U, Naveed. A (2016), “Impact of HR practices on employee performance”, Gomal University Journal of Research, Vol/Issue: 32(1)
  • Mehfooz, M (2016), “A Rhetorical Analysis of Figures of Speech of simile, analogy and metaphor in Asrār al-Balāghah, by ᶜAbd al-Qāhir Al-Jurjānī” AL-Qalam Journal, Islamic Department University of Punjab, ISSN-2071-8683
  • Ashraf, R. and Aziz, S (2016), “Recurrence of Romantic Aesthetics in Classicist Writings: A Survey of British Classical Poetry”, Elixir International Journal, pp:41786-41789, Vol:96
  • Huma Ijaz (2016),  “'Relationship between language and culture'', International Journal for Social Studies, pp:75-81,Vol: 2, issue:6
  • Gulzar, S., Fatima, S., & Shahzad, S (2016), “Indigenous Parent Child Communication gap Scale” , International Journal for Social Studies, pp:68-76, Vol:2, Issue:04
  • Sumaira Saleem (2016), “Impact of Introversion/Extroversion Personality Types in ESL Proficiency in Writing Skill at Master Level”, Global Journal of Management and Social Sciences, p:54-71 ,Vol:2, No 3, ISSN: 2591-0019

Conference Papers 2015

  1. Ashraf ,Rabia(2015) " Reconnaissance of the Cognitive Maps in Julia Quinn's To Sir Philip with Love- Authenticating Happily Ever After," International Conference of the Linguistic Association of Pakistan, Kinnaird College Lahore
  2. Baig, MMZ (2015) "Blue Roses for Women: Addressing Feminine Silences in Pakistani Women�s Short Fiction", International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities, NUML Islamabad.
  3. Baig, MMZ (2015) "The Desire to Rewrite Texts", Paper Proceedings of Second International Conference on Advances in Women�s Studies 2015, Toronto, Canada, pp: 209-214, Standard: 978-0-9939889-0-5

Journal Papers 2015

  1. Samar Kamal Fazli (2015), "The Question of Reliability in Script Scoring Practices", EUROPEAN ACADEMIC RESEARCH, pp: 4619-4632, Vol: III, Issue: 4/ July 2015, Standard: ISSN 2286-4822, Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF)
  2. Waseem, F. (2015). The Hidden Curriculum of English Language Teaching in the Elite Pakistani Schools. Journal of English as an International Language (EILJ). Asian EFL Journal (AEJ). Vol 10, Issue 02, pp. 66 -85. ISSN: 1718-2298
  3. Ahmad, Mudassar M. (2015). Challenge or Opportunity- Exploring Emergence and Historical Development of Hyper textual Representations. International Journal of Research, Vol. 2 (9), pp. (144-151).
  4. Ahmad, Mudassar M. (2015). Fixing the Text: Is it Time to Do away with Tradition? European Academic Research, Vol. III (6), pp. (6438-6446).
  5. Baig, MMZ. (2015), "Canon is Written Back: A Feminist/Postcolonial Critique", European Academic Research, pp: 5987-6001, Vol: 3, Issue: 6, Standard: 2286-4822����
  6. Baig, MMZ. Ahmad,M.M. & Fazli, S.K. (2015), "Erotic Bodies: Bildungsroman of Love in Love in the Time of Cholera", Scholar Critic, pp: 25-33, Vol: 2, Issue: 3, Standard: 2348 - 6945��
  7. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair; Ms. Shamanah Mudassir (2015), "A Comparative Study of Distinguished English Translations concerning interpretation of Majaz in the Holy Quran", The Journal of Rotterdam Islamic and Social Sciences , pp: 167-184., Vol: 6, Issue: 1, Standard: 1877-6671 (Print),
  8. Filza Waseem, Amna Naveed, Shazia Aziz (2015), "Does schooling make a difference in English Language Proficiency? A comparison of Pakistani undergraduate students coming from English and Urdu medium schools", EUROPEAN ACADEMIC RESEARCH, pp: 8628 - 8652, Vol: III, Issue 8 , Issue: 8, Standard: ISSN 2286-4822 , Impact Factor: Value: 5.9 (B+) Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF) DRJI    
  9. Hussain Ahmad Khan (2015), "Nomos and Opacities: an approach for studying the Sufi-Artisan relationship in pre-partition Punjab", Journal of Research Society of Pakistan, pp: 85-102, Vol: 52, Issue: 1, Standard: 0034-5431����
  10. Iffat Khalid (2015), "Blasphemy law of Islam - Misconceptions and Fallacy ", Journal of Islamic Studies and Culture, pp: 48-57, Vol: 3, Issue: 1, Standard: ISSN: 2333 - 5904 (Print), 2333 - 5912 (Online)��� (External URL)
  11. Saleha Fatima & Filza Waseem (2015), "Qawamiyat: Superiority or Responsibility? An Examination of Orientalists’ Studies of Al-Nisa? 4:34 in the Light of Latest Scientific Researches", European Academic Research , pp: 7802-7824, Vol: III, Issue: 7, Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF)  
  12. Shumaila Bari (2015), "A Comparative Study of Word Stress in Persian and Urdu Language", European Academic Research, pp: 6339-6347, Vol: 3, Issue: 6, Standard: 2286-4822, Impact Factor: 3.4546 (UIF)��

Journal Papers 2014

  1. Filza Waseem (2014), "Brain Drain: A Result or Condition of Internationalisation of Higher Education? ", International Journal of Sciences, Commerce and Humanities    
  2. Filza Waseem (2014), "Sir Sayyed and the Identity Formation of Indian Muslims through Education ", International Journal of Middle East Studies, Impact Factor: I.F.1.65   
  3. Ahmad, Mudassar Mehmood (2014), “Understanding Hypertextual Modalities Using Meaning Making Strategies”, 
  4. Amna Naveed (2014), "" University Students' Attitude Towards Code Switching" ", Enhancing the Teaching and Learning of English", edited by Dr. Simon Borg., edited by: Dr. Simon Borg, published by: British Council, pp: 59-68   
  5. Baig, MMZ. (2014), "Book Review of Artisans, Sufis, Shrines: Colonial Architecture in Nineteenth-Century Punjab. London &New York: I.B. Tauris, 2015 ", Pakistan Journal of History and Culture (Recognized Y Category by HEC), pp: 115-117, Vol: XXXV, Issue: 1    (External URL)
  6. Baig, MMZ. (2014), "Rewriting Breeds Silences: Beast of Burden, Anxiety of Authorship and the Question of Truth in J. M. Coetzee’s Foe", Pakistan Journal of Women’s Studies: Alam-e-Niswan (Recognized Y Category by HEC), pp: 45-62, Vol: 21, Issue: 2, Standard: 1024-1256   (External URL)
  7. Baig, MMZ. (2014), "The Erasure of a Mad and an Infamous Mother in Jean Rhys's Wide Sargasso Sea", Pakistan Journal of Gender Studies (Recognized Y Category by HEC), pp: 23-35, Vol: 9, Standard: 2072-0394    (External URL)
  8. Baig, MMZ. (2014), "The suitors’ treasure trove: Un-/Re-inscribing of Homer’s Penelope in Margaret Atwood’s The Penelopiad", NUML Journal of Critical Inquiry (Recognized Z Category by HEC), pp: 65-84, Vol: 12(1), Standard: 2222-5706    (External URL)
  9. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2014), "A Comparative Study of Modern and Traditional Concept of Igtihad", Journal of Islamic Studies and Culture, pp: 119-151, Vol: 2, Issue: 2, Standard: 2333-5904 (Print), 2333-5912 (Online), Impact Factor: No    (External URL)
  10. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair; Nadeem Ghafoor Chaudhry (2014), "Islamic Banking in Pakistan: A Critical Review", International Journal of Humanities and Social Science , pp: 161-176, Vol: 4, Issue: 2, Standard: ISSN: 2220-8488 (Print); 2221-0989 (Online)    (External URL)
  11. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair; Dr. Hafiz Hussain Azhar (2014), "Islamic Shariah Teachings and Practices for Preventing Bullying", American International Journal of Contemporary Research, pp: 254-265, Vol: 4, Issue: 1, Standard: ISSN: 2162-139X (Print); 2162-142X (Online)   (External URL)
  12. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair; Ms. Shamana Munawer (2014), "Shariah Ruling Regarding the Variant Readings of the Holy Quran that were Authentically Narrated but not included in the Uthmanic Masahif ", International Journal of Business and Social Science , pp: 192-198, Vol: 4, Issue: 5, Standard: 219-1933 (Print): 2219-6021 (Online), Impact Factor: No  Abstract  (External URL)
  13. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2014), "The Legislation Of Islamic Jurisprudence: A Dialogue Between Opponents And Proponents", The Journal of Rotterdam Islamic and Social Sciences (JRISS), pp: 11-25, Vol: 4, Issue: 1, Standard: ISSN: 1877-6671     (External URL)
  14. Shameem Fatima,& Hamid Sheikh (2014), "Socioeconomic status and adolescent aggression: The role of executive cognitive function as a mediator", American Journal of Psychology, pp: 419-413, Vol: 127, Issue: 4, Impact Factor: 1.09   
  15. Shameem Fatima,& Hamid Sheikh (2014), "Translation and Adaptation of Parent-child Relationship Scale into Urdu Language", Journal of Behavioral Sciences, pp: 98-114, Vol: 24, Issue: 1   

Conference Papers

  1. Dr. Khalida Tanvir Syed, Dr. Mirza Muhammad ZubairBaig, Dr. MudassarMahmood Ahmad and Ms. JavariaFarooqui, the faculty of English, presented their papers in a Conference titled "National Conference on Language, Literature and Culture" at Imperial College of Business Administration on 15-16 April, 2015.
  2. Dr. Muhammad Kashif Fida presented eight different papers during 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association at University of the Punjab, Lahore from 19-21 March, 2015.
  3. Baig, MMZ (2015) "The Desire to Rewrite Texts", Paper Proceedings of Second International Conference on Advances in Women’s Studies 2015, Toronto, Canada, pp: 209-214, Standard: 978-0-9939889-0-5    (External URL)
  4. Dr. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Syed Qasim Bokhari (2015) "Employee Engagement and Its Relationship with Emotional Intelligence and Personality Traits (MBTI)", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  5. Dr. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Afrogh Iqbal (2015) "Exploring the Gap between the perceived expectations of prospective Employees (Students) and employers ", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association   
  6. Dr. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Ahmed Bilal (2015) "HR Practices as Predictor of Organizational Commitment", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  7. Dr. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Ahmed Bilal (2015) "Human Resource (HR) Practices Scale: Construction and factorial validity ", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  8. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Mohsin Raza Bokhari (2015) "Knotting the talent: an Organizational Commitment strategy", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  9. Dr. Muhammad Kahsif  Fida & Mehar Tariq (2015) "Organizational Culture, Work Stressors and Coping as predictor of Job Autonomy ", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  10. Dr. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Ammarah Faiz (2015) "Perceived Role of Industrial Psychologist by Recruiters, Middle & Top Managers ", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  11. Dr. Muhammad Kashif  Fida & Amna Riaz (2015) "Personality Traits and Work Motivation: Impact on Organizational Citizenship Behavior", 14th International Conference of Psychology, Organized by Pakistan Psychological Association    
  12. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2014) "Codification of Muslim Family Laws", The Current Issues in Muslim personal Laws between Shariah and States’ legislations   
  13. Dr. Hafiz Muhammad Zubair (2014) "Role of Markazi Anjuman Kuddam al-Quran in call back to the Holy Quran", Status of Quranic Studies in Pakistan