Dr. Shaker Mahmood Mayo ( Professor )

Professor Dr. Shaker Mahmood Mayo is a professional Town Planner (P-343)—registered under Pakistan Council of Architects and Town Planners and is currently holding the responsibility as Chairman, City and Regional Planning Department, UET Lahore. He holds a professional working experience of more than 28 years. He earned his bachelor’s in City and Regional Planning from UET Lahore with distinction (Third Position). In the year 1995 he was awarded DAAD scholarship to pursue P.G.D. and masters in Regional Development Planning from Germany and the Philippines. He completed his masters with distinction (Deans Medallion) and was honored as ‘College Scholar’ and ‘University Scholar’ awards in his program. Later on, he completed his Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning at UET Lahore including a six-month intensive doctoral research at Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya Japan. He has also published more than twenty research articles in national/international peer reviewed journals and book chapters.

Dr. Shaker has served in numerous private and government sector planning organizations such as Pepac (Pvt) Ltd., and Housing and Physical Planning Department, Govt. of Punjab, UNDP, and ADB Consultant to name a few. He has also been serving as a Visiting Faculty and Member of Board of Studies in GCU Lahore, LCWU Lahore, and Punjab University Lahore. He has also served at numerous prestigious positions within academic and professional bodies such as member Executive Committee Pakistan Council of Architects and Planners, Member NCRC-HEC Pakistan, Member Lahore Master Plan Committee LDA, Member Discipline Committee UET Lahore, Member Asset Management Committee UET Lahore, and In Charge UET Petrol Pump to name few,

In addition to his core field i.e., urban planning he is actively involved as a professional and academician in the field of Disaster Management in Pakistan. In this regards he has been amongst the founding faculty of Disaster Management program at UET Lahore and has also served as consultant in PDMA Punjab, NDMA, NIDM, UNDP, and ADB Pakistan in numerous disaster management projects.

Latest Qualification : Ph.D

Teaching Courses

  • Master Planning
  • Regional Development Planning
  • Disaster Management
  • Urban Renewal and Conservation
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Community Based Disaster Risk Management
  • History of Urban Planning
  • Technical drawing
  • Sociology
  • Geography

Research Interest

  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Participatory Development Planning—ZOPP Technology
  • Community Based Disaster Risk Management
  • Multi hazard Vulnerability Risk Assessment
  • Negotiations and Conflict Resolution
  • Regional Development Planning and Management
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Dr. Shaker Mahmood Mayo

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