Faculty Profile

Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi

Assistant Professor

  • PhD (MIS), Institute of Business Administration, Karachi - 2013
  • MS (SE & MIS), George Washington University, USA - 2001
  • BS (Mechanical Engineering), NWFP University of Engineering & Technology - 1994
Area of Specialization: (MIS)
Professional Activities:
On-board Status: Available


Work Experience:

  • - Assistant Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jan-2017 to PRESENT)
  • - Assistant Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (May-2003 to Jan-2017)
  • - Lecturer at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (May-2003 to May-2010)
  • - System Specialist at The George Washington University Washington DC USA (Jan-1999 to Jan-2003)
  • - Maintenance Area Engineer (Apprentice) at Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited (Sep-1997 to Nov-1998)
  • - Research Scholar at Institute of Materials Sciences and Reseacher, PS (Dec-1995 to Sep-1997)

Membership & Affiliations:
  • - MEMBER, Member IAOA and Applications
  • - MEMBER, Pakistan Engineering Council
  • - PROFESSIONAL, Project M`gment Institute USA
  • - MEMBER, ISO/IEC Technical Committee
  • - COMMITTEE, Chairperson PSQCA GoP

Honors & Awards:
  • - IAOA grant to attend Vespucci Institute, IAOA IAOA grant to attend Vespucci Institute 2013 held at Fiesole (Firenze), Italy, June 2013
  • - International IT Policy Scholarship, SeoulNational, Seoul National Uni International IT Policy Scholarship, SeoulNationalUniversity, Republic of Korea-March 2004
  • - SEAS Graduate fellowship-Schoolof Engg&Applied Sci, SEAS School of Engineering & Applied Sciences Graduate Fellowship, George Washington University, WashingtonDC., USA-September 2002
  • - Graduate Engineering Honors Fellowship, GeorgeWashington Uni Graduate Engineering Honors Fellowship, George Washington University, Washington DC., USA-September 2002
  • - Graduate Teaching Assistantship, GeorgeWashington Uni Graduate Teaching Assistantship, George Washington University, WashingtonDC., USA-September 2002
  • - Post-Graduate Research Scholarship, IMSR, Pakistan Steel Post-Graduate Research Scholarship, Institute of Materials Sciences&Research, Pakistan Steel, Karachi- January 1996 – September 1998
  • - Merit Scholarship – Mechanical Engineering, Uni of Engg&Tech Merit Scholarship – Mechanical Engineering, Hazara Division, NWFP University of Engineering & Technology, Peshawar-1989 - 1992


syedirfannabi@gmail.com
: 111422422 (Ext.2655)

 

Research Interest

List to come

  • INTRO TO COMPUTER APPL (TUT)
  • INTRO. TO COMP. APPLICATION
  • MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
  • MIS PROJECT
  • MULTIDISCIPLINARY PROJECT - 1
  • OPER. & PRODUCTION MGT
  • PRODUCTION&OPERATION MGT
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  1. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi "Organizational Transformation: Creating the enabling environment through temporary disconnect", IBA Business Review, Jun 30, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan
  2. Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi "Grounded Ontology Methodology – Illustrating the Seed Ontology Creation", UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings 2015, Apr 01, 2015, Oxford, United Kingdom
  3. Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat, Sergey Andreev, Dr. Sayeed Ghani, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Muhammad Waseem Arain "Revisiting Assumptions in Backoff Process Modeling and Queueing Analysis of Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)", The Computer Journal, May 21, 2014, England
  4. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif, Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat, Muhammad Waseem Arain, Dr. Sayeed Ghani "FocalPoint - Proposed Grounded Methodology for Collaborative Construction of Information Systems Security Ontologies", Information – an International Interdisciplinary Journal, Mar 01, 2013
  5. Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat, Sergey Andreev, Dr. Sayeed Ghani, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Muhammad Waseem Arain "Revisiting Assumptions in Backoff Process Modeling and Queueing Analysis of Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)", Computer Journal, Jan 16, 2013
  6. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Syed Niaz Nabi "Temporary Disconnect – Creating the Right Environment for Managing Transformation", ELLTA Conference 2012 – Asian Perspectives on Transforming Societies Through Creativity , Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Dec 21, 2012, Langkawi, Malaysia
  7. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif, Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat "On Framework for Dynamic Theory Generation – Grounded Ontological Theorization (GOT)", Information Systems Foundations (ISF): Theorising in a Dynamic Discipline, Sep 14, 2012, Canberra, Australia
  8. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Ghmlas Saleh Al-Ghmlas, Khaled Alghathbar "Enterprise Information Security Policies, Standards, and Procedures: A Survey of Available Standards and Guidelines", Strategic and Practical Approaches for Information Security Governance: Technologies and Applied Solutions, Feb 01, 2012, United States
  9. Bilal Khan, Khaled S. Alghathbar, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Mohmmad Khurram Khan "Effectiveness of Information Security Awareness Methods based on Psychological Theories", African Journal of Business Management, Oct 01, 2011
  10. Azeddine Chikh, Mohammad Abulaish, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Khaled Alghathbar "An Ontology Based Information Security Requirements Engineering Framework", Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management and Applications, Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS), Jul 01, 2011, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  11. Muhammad Abulaish, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Khaled Alghathbar, Azeddine Chikh "SIMOnt: A Security Information Management Ontology Framework ,Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management and Applications", Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS), Jul 01, 2011, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  12. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, S.Waqar Nabi, S. Awais A.Tipu, Bushra Haqqi, Zahra Abid, Khaled Alghathbar "Data Confidentiality and Integrity Issues and Role of Information Security Management Standard, Policies and Practices - An Empirical Study of Telecommunication Industry in Pakistan", Security Technology, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity International Conferences, SecTech and DRBC 2010, Dec 13, 2010, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  13. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Abdulrahman A. Mirza, Khaled Alghathbar "Information Assurance in Saudi Organizations - An Empirical Study", Security Technology, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity International Conferences, SecTech and DRBC 2010, Dec 13, 2010, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  14. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, A.A. Mirza, K. Alghathbar "A Comparison between IT Workers and End-Users Outlook on the Soundness of Information Security Measures in Saudi Arabian Organizations", AIS SIGSEC Workshop on Information Security & Privacy (WISP 2010), Dec 01, 2010, St Louis, Missouri, United States
  15. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi "Information Security Practices in IT Industry in Pakistan – Benchmarking Study", Recent Advances in Information Security (RAIS 2009), Apr 27, 2009, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  16. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Danish Abrar, Karim Chagani, Adnan Khan, Anwar ul Haq "Converged Service of Data, Video and Voice--Readiness of Pakistani Market", Business Review, Jul 01, 2008, Karachi, Pakistan
  17. Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Nooruddin, M, Qurat ul Ain, Raza, J, Tania D’Souza "Consumer Behavior and Cellular Industry in Pakistan", Proceedings of National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (NCICT-2007), May 26, 2007, Bannu, Pakistan