Dr. Mohammad Rashid Salaria


Computer Science Department
E-mail: rashid@szabist-isb.edu.pk

Dr. M. Rashid Salaria is working in SZABIST Islamabad Campus as a Professor on permanent basis. He teaches Statistics at graduate and post-graduate level and supervises research projects undertaken by MS/PhD students.

Prior to joining SZABIST, Dr Salaria was working in Statistics Division, Government of Pakistan, as Deputy Director General. He was responsible for making plans and policies for development and improvement of statistical services in Pakistan. He was also responsible for monitoring and evaluation of statistical development projects undertaken throughout the country. Coordination for statistical matters at national and international levels was his another important responsibility. He specially contributed to the development and promotion of statistical standards, statistical training and research in Pakistan. Dr. Salaria represented Pakistan at various international forums and remained an active member of Expert Groups and Technical Bodies, constituted by the Government of Pakistan in different statistical areas. He taught statistics at the Federal Government Post-Graduate College and Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad. He delivered lectures at the Pakistan Institute of Statistical Training and Research, Lahore. Dr. Salaria participated in numerous statistical conferences, seminars, workshops, symposia and professional meetings, both in and out of Pakistan.