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Name : Saadat Hassan Saeed Department: Urdu



Responsibilities : Distinguished Professor



Teaching : Poetry. Criticism, Linguistics, Translation



Research Interest: Poetry-Fiction-Linguistics



Professional Interests: -



Qualifications: Ph.D (Punjab) M.A Urdu Gold Medalist



Work Experience:

1) March 13, 2009 to 23 Nov. 2010. Worked as Chairperson, Urdu Department, G.C. University, Lahore.

2) June 2006-Uptill 12 March, 2009 Worked as Professor on Tenure Track, G.C. University, Lahore.

3) 2005-09 Senior Professor (BS20-21), G.C. University, Lahore. Teaching Ph. D., M. Phil. and B.S (Honours) classes.

4) 1999-2004 (Worked as Professor for Five Years in a Foreign University) - Chairman Urdu & Pakistan Studies chair, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey.

5) May 1999-December1999 Chairman, Department of Urdu, Govt. Post Graduate College, Asghar Mall, Rawalpindi.

6) 1995 - 1999 Associate Professor, (BS-19), Government College, Lahore. Taught at Post Graduate level

7) 1986 - 1995 Assistant Professor (BS-18), Government College, Lahore. Taught at Post Graduate Level.

8) 1973 - 1986 Lecturer (BS-17), Government Islamia College, Railway Road, Lahore.

9) 1970 - 1973 Lecturer (BS-17), Government Islamia College, Faisalabad.



Teaching Career:




Administrative Responsibilities:

1) 1998 - 2001 Member, Board of Governors in Pakistan Academy of Letters, Islamabad.

2) 1982 - 1988 Research Scholar, Department of Urdu, Oriental College, University of the Punjab, Lahore.

3) 1983 - 1986 Examiner, Paper of Poetry of M.A Urdu, Department of Urdu, Oriental College, University of the Punjab, Lahore.

4) Worked as Member Advanced Studies Board, GC University Lahore. Academic Council, GC University Lahore. Foreign scholarship committee GCU Lahore. Research grant Committee GCU Lahore. Research Journals Committee GCU Lahore. Board of Studies Department of Urdu GCU Lahore. Board of Studies Department of Urdu Punjab University Lahore. Board of Studies for Languages GCU Lahore. Editor Tahqiq Nama (HEC recognized Journal) GCU Lahore.




Professor Dr. Saadat Saeed is widely known as a poet, critic, researcher and educationist. He has upheld modern Pakistani Cultural traditions in his literary and educational carrier. Saadat Saeed has published 24 books on critical and reflective appraisement of the basic norms of creative and philosophical writings. Besides his books he has more than 250 national and international research publications to his credit. Critics consider Saadat Saeed`s poetic collection Kajli Bun an important book of modern Urdu poetry. His books of criticism Jayhat Numayee, Fun aur Khaliq, Adab aur nafi e Adab encompass contemporary trends of Urdu fiction, poetry and contemporary literary theories Associated with teaching and research for forty years, he has supervised research work at M.A., M. Phil. And Ph.D. level in Pakistan as well as Turkey. He is the only professor of Urdu language who was appointed as a Tenure Track Professor by the HEC. He was posted on the Pakistan Chair for Urdu and Pakistan Studies at Ankara University, Turkey for a period of five years. He has edited many journals and organized and presided over many national and international seminars and conferences. His sundry areas of interest include Life, Literature, Philosophy, Mysticism, Sociology, History, Civilization, Psychology and Religion. He has evaluated world literature in structuralism, post-Structuralism, feminist, neo-colonialist psyche, historicism, psycho-analytic, existentialist, logical positivistic, Marxist, modernist, post-modernist, deconstructive and linguistic perspectives. He has an equally strong grip on classical as well as modern literature. He enjoys sound command over six languages. In recognition of his academic and literary contributions several national and international awards have been conferred upon him.



Urdu Department

Distinguished Professor


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