Department of Information Engineering Technology,

National Skills University,

Faiz Ahmed Faiz Road, H-8/1, Islamabad


Dr. Shahid Anwar
Assistant Professor,
Ph.D, University Malaysia Pahang, Malaysia

His research and teaching proficiency areas include but are not limited to Machine Learning, Malware analysis, Android Security, Cybersecurity, and Computer Networks.


Dr. Shahid Anwar is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Engineering Technology at National Skills University, Islamabad. He has more than eight years of teaching and research experience in different public and private sector institutes. Committed to his field, Dr. Shahid Anwar was awarded the lead student researcher of the year award (2018) for outstanding publications, the best researcher award for publishing in high impact journals. Furthermore, he received a fully-funded scholarship to pursue his Ph.D. at University Malaysia Pahang.

Previously, Dr. Shahid Anwar served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Software Engineering at one of the campuses of University of Lahore (2019-2021). Where he has contributed to the departmental review committee (DRC), online classes inspection, admission committee, research, and overseeing the co-curricular activities. He provides a well-balanced, supportive, and engaging learning environment to all his students.