Dr Salman Hassan
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Syed Salman Hassan

Chairperson / Associate Professor , HoD

Department of Management Sciences

  • PhD (Development Planning & Management) Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia, 2014
  • Master of Public Administration, IAS, University of the Punjab, Lahore, 1997
  • B.A. (Hons.), SZIC, University of the Punjab, Lahore, 1995

Employment Experience

2023 to Date

Chairperson / Associate Professor, Department of Management Sciences, Qarshi University

2018 to 2023Deputy Director ORIC, Virtual University of Pakistan (VU).
2015 to 2018Assistant Professor, Department of Management Sciences, Virtual University Pakistan.
2014 to 2015Assistant Professor (Additional Charge), Department of Management Sciences, Virtual University of Pakistan.
2011 to 2014PhD Research Work, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.
2009 to 2014Regional Campus Manager, Virtual University of Pakistan.
2006 to 2009Manager Operations, Punjab Vocational Training Council, Government of the Punjab, Lahore.
2004 to 2006Manager Embellishment, Angora Textile Ltd.
2004 to 2004Production Manager, Style Textile Pvt. Ltd.
1998 to 2003Production Manager, Ammar-Sarah Group.


Research Contribution 

23 Research Papers published in HEC Recognized Peer-Reviewed Journals


  1. Establishment of Information Access Center (IAC) at Virtual University of Pakistan through Ministry of Science & Information Technology (MSIT), South Korea (2021-22)
  2. British Council’s Project: Undergraduate STEM Education in Pakistan (2021-23)

Academic & Research Interests

Spiritual Intelligence, Spiritual Leadership, New Public Management & Governance, Public Policy & Governance, Research Methods, Multivariate Data Analysis.

Administrative Skills

Additional charge of Deputy Director Administration (twice) and then as Director Administration in Virtual University of Pakistan was given in lieu of my strong managerial acumen.


  • Remained Chairman Disciplinary Action Committee / Committee on Unfair Means, Virtual University of Pakistan for two years
  • HEC Approved PhD Supervisor
  • Curriculum Development (Business Administration) for PPSC
  • Advisor (Subject Specialist), Punjab Public Service Commission
  • General Secretary, Falah-e-Darain Trust
  • Member Sundas Foundation
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