Islamabad - An academician from the education department of National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad, has been conferred upon the coveted Best University Teachers’ Award 2012-13 by Higher Education Commission (HEC).

Dr Sufiana Khatoon Malik, associate professor and a veteran academician in the field of teacher education and curriculum development, is presently doing her post-doctoral research from France. Dr Sufiana Khatoon Malik has earned appreciation and respect many times at different international forums as she has presented numerous research papers, attended international conferences and authored three books.

Besides this, she has supervised several students for MA (education), MPhil and PhD dissertations. She has also been conferred upon Best Teacher Award 2013 by the UNESCO. She is a recognised research supervisor of HEC and member of many national and international associations.

Rector NUML Maj Gen (Retd) Masood Hassan, Director General Brig (Retd) Azam Jamal, and administrative and academic staff of NUML felicitated Dr Malik for her achievements and expressed pride at her earning respect and good name for the university.