Faculty Profile

Dr. Gulnaz Anjum

Assistant Professor

  • PhD (Psychology), University of Jena, Germany - 2015
  • Masters (Psychology), New School, New York City, USA - 2012
  • MPhil (Psychology), Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad - 2010
Area of Specialization: (Psychology)
Professional Activities:
On-board Status: Available

Work Experience:

  • - Assistant Professor Social Sciences & Liberal Arts at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Aug-2016 to PRESENT)
  • - Assistant Professor (Interim Placement) at Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad (Feb-2016 to Aug-2016)
  • - Visiting Research Fellow at University of Kent at Canterbury (May-2015 to Aug-2015)
  • - Assistant Social Work at One to World (Sep-2010 to Dec-2012)
  • - Senior Research Executive at Oasis Insights Pakistan (Jan-2010 to Aug-2010)

Honors & Awards:
  • - Fulbright Alumni Grant, USEFP
  • - Fulbright Scholarship (2010-2012), USA
  • - International Max Planck Research Fellowship, IMPRS Germany
  • - Startup Research Grant, HEC, Pakistan
  • - Travel Grants, GSBC University of Jena, Germany
  • - ProChance 2013-2014, DAAD (Germany) Equal Opportunities Support by Material Resources, Germany
  • - Research Project Grant, Max Plank Institute of Economics, Germany

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Research Interest

List to come

  • Environmental Psychology
  • Positive Psychology
  • Maham Khalid, Dr. Gulnaz Anjum "Use of Remedial Teaching Approaches for Dyslexic Students: Experiences of Remedial Teachers Working in Urban Pakistan", Cogent Psychology, Feb 19, 2019, London, England
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum "Urbanization and Climate Security", 3rd Planetary Security Conference # Doable (PSC 2019), Feb 19, 2019, The Hague, Netherlands
  • Amna Ahmad, Mudassar Aziz, Dr. Gulnaz Anjum, Farah Wanchoo Mir "Intimate Partner Violence and Psychological Distress: Mediating Role of Stockholm Syndrome", Pakistan Journal of Psychological Research, Dec 10, 2018, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum, Anila Kamal, Sania Bilwani "Antecedents of Gender Gap in Workforce Participation: A Phenomenology of Psychologists and Medical Doctors in Urban Pakistan", Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, Dec 03, 2018, England
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum, Mudassar Aziz, Armeen Godil "Is Achievement Always Positive? Fear of Achievement Among Educated Young Women in Karachi", 7th International Conference on Positive Psychology: Developing a Flourishing Community (ICPP 2018), Nov 30, 2018, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum "Imran Khan Should Think of our Daughters - The Trauma of Eviction Experienced by Women is Hardly Discussed", Dawn.Com - Opinion: https://www.dawn.com/news/1447774, Nov 28, 2018, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum, David Comer Kidd, Mudassar Aziz "Hope in Times of Terrorism: Action-Expressions Speak Louder than Passive-Sorrows", Journal of Behavioral Sciences, Oct 15, 2018, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum, Mudassar Aziz, Adam Chilton, Zahid Usman "Gender Beliefs and Action Tendencies for Womens Rights: Impact of National vis-a-vis International Policy Recommendations", Journal of Development Policy, Research, and Practice, Jan 02, 2018, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Dr. Gulnaz Anjum, Adam Chilton "Using Experiments to Improve Womens Rights in Pakistan", Open Global Rights, May 03, 2017, London, England