Dr. Afia Zubair Raja

Biography

Dr. A Z. Raja is an Assistant Professor (Tenure Track )at the School of Architecture & Design, University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore. She earned a PhD degree in Urban & Regional Science from Texas A & M University, USA on a fulbright Scholarship in 2012. Currently she is teaching GIS at various departments of the University including City & Regional Planning, Environmental Engineering, Mining & Metallurgical Engineering, Geological Engineering etc. She is also teaching various subjects at Undergrad and graduate level at the CRP as well as Architecture Department. Dr Raja is a Permenent Member of Post Graduate Research Committee for the Architecture Department. Her work and research focus on Neo-urbanism, Sustainable development, Smart cities, Planning Policy & decision making and the dynamics of housing stratification and distribution.She holds dual master's degrees from The University of Engineering & Technology (Lahore) in Arcitecture and City & Regional Planning. She is a member of Pakistan Council of Architects & Town Planners of Pakistan, Member Institute of Planners Pakistan and Member American Planning Association Oregon Chapter. She also serves as Panelist at the Punjab Public Service Commision and   Traffic Engineering & Transport Planning Agency.

Designation : Assistant Professor

Latest Qualification : Ph.D

Teaching Courses

  • Introduction to GIS
  • Global Positioning Systems
  • Transportation Planning
  • Applications of GIS
  • Advanced Planning Techniques
  • Community & Sustainable Development
  • Architectural Design

Research Interest

  • Transportation Planning
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • SPSS, SAS, STATA
  • Sustainability
  • Urban Revitalization
  • Healthy Communities
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Dr. Afia Zubair Raja
Assistant Professor

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