Department of Geography

Aysha Hanif

Ayesha Hanif
Ayesha Hanif

Assistant Professor & Incharge

Department of Geography
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Experience   

  • 8th Oct,2004 Lecturer LCWU
  • 26th May,2015 Assistant Professor LCWU

Honor and Awards

  • Merit scholorship in M.Sc
  • HEC Indigenous Scholarship in Ph.D

Memberships

  • Member of Society of Urban Ecology(SURE)
  • Incharge of Departmental Physical Resources and Infrastructure, L.C.W.U
  • Coordinator of Curriculum Revision Committee, L.C.W.U
  • Member of Departmental examination Committee, L.C.W.U
  • Member Board of studies, Geography, L.C.W.U
  • Member of NCRC HEC

Graduate Students/Postdocs/Undergraduate Students/Honour Students

Years                         Degree                                  Name

2016                             BS                            Rida Intizar

2016                             BS                            Mahrukh Nisar

2017                             BS                            Shanze Sayal        

2018                             BS                            Ifrah Anwar

2018                             BS                            Amina Aslam

2021                             BS                            Ramsha Sohail

2021                           BS                          Saba Tariq  

Service Activity

  • In charge of Department
  • Teaching ( BS )
  • Research Supervisor of BS thesis and Reports
  • Allocation of Departmental duties among Faculty members
  • Allocation of subjects among faculty
  • Convener departmental budget committee
  • Member of faculty board, Lcwu
  • Convener physical assets and infrastructure of deptt
  • Handling of gold medal account departmental
  • Incharge of departmental admission committee
  • Conduct and convene of BoS, Geography

Brief Statement of Research Interest

My research interest is aimed to highlight the role of urban parks in provision of ecosystem services to the citizens in relevant to achieve the sustainable development goals of UN. As a geographer, I tried to shed light on the benefits and importance of green spaces/parks in mitigating the local climate change impacts.

Publications

  • In Press

    • Hanif A., Shirazi A. and Majid A (2020). “Assessing quality of life through people’s perception: a case study of Lahore- Pakistan”. Accepted to be published in Oct- Dec 2020, Journal of agricultural research, Vol 58 (04).(Y category-HEC recognized)
      • Aslam A., Hanif A. and Liaqat A (2018). “Evaluation of attractiveness rate of cultural ecosystem services among visitors of selected urban green spaces of Lahore”. Pakistan Geographical Review, Vol.73 (1), pp. 35-51. (Y category-HEC recognized)
      • Hanif A., Shirazi A. and Majid A (2020). “Role of community for improvement of ecosystem services in urban parks”. Pakistan journal of agricultural sciences, Vol 57 (6), pp 1591-1596. (X category- HEC recognized)
    Zia, S, S. Yaqoob , M. Nasar-u-Minallah, A. Hanif , A. Aslam. 2021. Analysis between Vegetation and Traffic Noise Pollution: A Case Study of Lahore, Pakistan 2021. International Journal of Economic and Environmental Geology, Vol. 12 (3) 65-70.

Other Research or Creative

Supervised seven undergraduate research students

Selected Professional Presentations

Present a research paper titled” An Ecosystem services based approach to identify indicators for quality of life: A case study of Lahore.” in 1th All Pakistan Geographical Conference on 11th-13th March 2021