National Institute of Psychology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Dr. Muhammad Ajmal

Centre of Excellence, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad




Contact & Postal Address

Miss Raiha Aftab

Lecturer / Publication Officer

M.Phil (Quaid-i-Azam University)

Phone:+92(51)90644020 Fax: +92 (51) 2896012


Room No. 20, National Institute of Psychology, Quaid-i-Azam University (New Campus) shahadra road (off main Murre road) Islamabad, (Pakistan) Post code 44000

Professional Interests

To associate myself with progressive and professionally managed establishment, where I can utilize my capabilities and horn my talents at the same time.

Academically, I am interested in research related to educational psychology, positive psychology, and gender. Specifically I am interest and working in RAD activities related to teacher -training, promotion of mental health and each and every area related to lives of the adolescent and women.

Teaching and Supervision


Level Course Title (Code) Session No. of Students
M.Sc Psychopathology
M.Sc Data Analysis In Research
M.Sc Research Methodology
M.Sc Developmental Disorders In DP
M.Sc Prevention In DP
M.Sc Cognitive And Affective Processes

M.Sc Research (Completed)

Name Session Dissertation Title
Relationship between Communication Climate and Leadership Styles
Job Characteristics and Job Satisfaction of sales managers in National and Multinational companies
A study of resiliency in deviant adolescents
Relationship between Self-esteem and Behavioral Problems in children
Relationship between Self-esteem and Depression among infertile women
A Socio-metric study of Bullying/Victimization, and Physical Attractiveness in a class room setting
Procrastination and Depression in Pakistani Delinquent Adolescents
Attachment Styles and its Relationship with Perception of Bullying in Adolescence
Loneliness and coping strategies used by single parent adolescents
Relationship between body image and self-assertiveness in adolescent girls
Epidemiological study of symptoms of ADHD in Islamabad and Rawalpindi
Emotional expression and behavioral problems among adolescents of broken and intact families
Epidemiological study of dyslexia in school children of Islamabad
Transfer of values, identity formation, and patterns of communication between mothers and daughters
Self silencing and personality traits in university
Indicators of personality adjustment of school and madrassa students on HTP drawings
Intrinsic, extrinsic motivation and leadership styles among small businesses entrepreneurs
Identification of behavioral problems among school going children of Rawalpindi and Islamabad
Relationship between body-image, self-efficacy, and life satisfaction among adolescent girls
Gender differences in aggression and social problem solving skills in children
Job autonomy as a moderator of the relationship between personality characteristics and job performance

M.Sc Internship (Completed)

Name Session Area of Internship
Javaria Imtiaz 2011 Industrial Organizational Psychology
M.ScSadia Haq 2011 Industrial Organizational Psychology
Madiha Abid 2011 Industrial Organizational Psychology


Book Chapters

Wrote six chapters in an edited course book for Department of Women Studies, Allama Iqbal Open University (A.I.O.U.). The chapters are titled:
• Chapter I: The Concept Of Development.
• Chapter II: Development For Women.
• Chapter IV: Strategies Of Development For Women (International perspective)
• Chapter V: Strategies Of Development For Women (Pakistani perspective)
• Chapter XII: Women and Technology: Theory, Policy, and Practice.
• Chapter XVIII: Impediments In Women Development.

Conference Presentations (International)

• August’ 2008 First International Conference On Psycho-Trauma, Islamabad, Pak.
• October 2008 International Conference on Terrorism & Extremism: Social and Psychological Perspectives. Islamabad, Pak.
• November’ 2005 International conference on the role of women in Nation Building, Multan, Pak.

Conference Presentations (National)

• October 2010 National Conference on Research in Psychology: Indigenous and cultural context. Islamabad, Pak.
• June’ 2010 14th Annual Workshop of Psychology At Summer Campus, Baragali, Abottabad, Pak.
• July’ 2009 Symposium on Drugs Use/Abuse And Prevention, Islamabad, Pak.
• August’ 2009 Applied business research conference, by research and development Forum Graduate school of management, International Islamic university, Islamabad, Pakistan.