Ms. Farhana Shahzad has joined us as Teaching Fellow in the Writing and Communication stream in the Department of Humanities & Social Sciences (MGSHSS).
Ms. Shahzad is a Master of Philosophy in English Language Teaching from Kinnaird College for Women University. Gender studies has been her particular area of interest and her MPhil thesis was based on a corpus analysis to detect gender stereotypes in the Intermediate English Curriculum. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from National College of Arts. Though, graduating with a degree in Architecture, she has had a passion for teaching English language which materialized after she completed a Post Graduate Diploma in English Language Teaching and topped the course. Prior to joining LUMS, she has worked with Beaconhouse National University as Adjunct Faculty. She has also been associated with LUMS as Adjunct Faculty in 2014 and 2015.
Her research interests include:
· Gender Stereotypes and the English Curricula
· Communication and Gender
· Innovation in pedagogical techniques