Faculty Profile

Dr Naveed Yazdani

Acting Dean School of Business & Economics, Chairperson Department of Management, Associate Professor

School of Business and Economics

Department of Management

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Working since 1984, Naveed has skills and expertise in the areas of medicine, medical administration, health care systems development, management consulting, corporate training, OD consulting, quality consulting, teaching and, media presentation. His research interests include: qualitative and critical discourse of management in the context of different civilizations; Inter-disciplinary research encompassing management, and social and medical sciences. In teaching, his interests lies in experiential teaching in the fields of OD, HRD, Philosophy of Management, Learning Organizations and General Development, and Framework of Organization Theory. His consulting interest revolves around training and development through OD means.


Research interests include qualitative and critical discourse of management in the context of different civilizations; Inter-disciplinary research encompassing management, social and medical sciences.

In teaching, his interests lies in experiential teaching in the fields of OD, HRD, philosophy of management, learning organizations and general development and framework of Organization Theory.

In consulting, his interest is mainly around training and development through OD means. My consulting interest is in the area of human side of organizational change.


  • 2009 to date Principle Consultant Change Management & Organizational Development and Leadership areas, UMT Consultants, University of Management & Technology
  • 2008 to 2009 Chairperson Department of Business Administration (Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems & Communications), School of Business & Economics, University of Management & Technology, Lahore
  • 2002 to date Associate Professor Department of Management and Business Administration, School of Business & Economics, University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore
  • 2007 to 2008 Visiting Faculty, Virtual University, Government of Pakistan, Lahore
  • 2005 to 2006 Freelance Cricket Writer & Analyst, The Daily NATION, and many other Cricket sites
  • 2003 to date President, JUSTICE (NGO) for social, economic, legal and political empowerment for women, Lahore
  • 2001 to 2002 Benefits Administrator, Department of Social Securities, Manchester, UK
  • 2000 to 2002 PR Coordinator, Manchester Mela Partnership (MMP), Manchester, UK
  • 2000 to 2002 Program Presenter, Asian Sound Radio, Manchester, UK
  • 1999 to 2000 Administrative Consultant, Pakistan Community Association, Stockport Road, Manchester, UK
  • 1998 to 1999 Principal Management Consultant, Centre for Quality Assurance (CQA), Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) p;amp; Associate Professor of Management, ILM, Lahore
  • 1995 to 1998 Managing Associate, Ace Consulting, Lahore
  • 1994 to 1995 Senior Associate Human Resource Consulting Group, Coopers & Lybrand, Lahore
  • 1993 to 1994 Medical Director, Ummul Qura Hospital, Holy Mecca, Saudi Arabia
  • 1992 to 1993 Deputy Administrator, Fatima Memorial Hospital, Lahore
  • 1991 to 1992 Medical Superintendent, Fatima Memorial Hospital, Lahore
  • 1990 to 1991 Project Director, Fatima Memorial Hospital, Lahore
  • 1986 to 1988 Manager Sales, International Ceramics Limited, Lahore
  • 1984 to 1986 Resident House Staff & Medical Officer at major public and private hospitals of Lahore


  • "Assessing the link between Intellectual Capital Formation and Performance of a University”, South Asian Journal of Management Sciences, Vol. 2 (1), p. 206-230, (Summer 2008).MS Management completion expected Spring 2010
  • “Towar ds Statistical Measurement of University Culture: An Empirical Pilot Study”, co-authored with Mr. Ahmed Siddiqi, Pakistan Management Review, Vol. XLIV (3), p. 85-94, (Third Quarter 2008).
  • “Faith & Reason: A Synthesis in Pakistani Society”, Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences, Vol. 2, 2009, p. 33-43.
  • “Mintzberg’s Strategy Continuum: Philosophical & Theoretical Underpinnings”, accepted for publication in the 1st issue of 2010, Pakistan Management Review


  • MBA, LUMS, 1990
  • MBBS, KEMC, 1984


  • Chair Department of Business Administration and Chair of three committees of the department
  • Knowledge Unit Head Management
  • Non-Academic Positions
  • Principle Consultant UMT Consultants
  • Senior Consultants Center for Quality Assurance (CQA) ILM


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