Professor

  • PhD in Sociology, 2008 Department of Sociology, University of Sindh, 2008.
  • Masters in Sociology from University of Sindh, Pakistan Jamshoro in the year 1999.
  • Bachelors in Agriculture Engineering from Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam, Pakistan in the year 1996

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Dr. Aijaz Ali Wassan

Languages

  • Sindhi (Mother Tongue)
  • English (fluent)
  • Urdu (fluent)
  • Punjabi (Basic)

Technical Skills

  • MS Office (2007, 2010, 2013)
  • SPSS-XXI
  • Endnote-V

Memberships

  • Member Pakistan Engineering Council (P.E.C) Reg. No Agri/1817.
  • Member Academic Council of University of Sindh, Jamshoro.
  • Member Pakistan Engineering Council (P.E.C) Reg. No Agri/1
  • Member Pakistan Sociological Association
  • Member Board of experts in Sociology, University of Sindh, Jamhor0
  • Member Board of experts in Sociology, University of Peshawar KP, Pakistan.
  • Member Board of Studies in Sociology Jinnah Women University Karachi.

Fields of Interest

  • Social Psychology
  • Social Research
  • Teaching

Publications

  1. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. “BEGGARY IN PAKISTAN: A SOCIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS” . Research Journal of Social Sciences, University of Sindh, Jamshoro. Vol: 6 & 7 (2004—2005).
  2. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. “Socio-Cultural Conditions and Survival Strategies of Fishermen Community at Manchar Lake ” . Sindhological Studies Research Journal. Vol: 21. Issue: 01-02 (2005).
  3. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. “Suicides in Sindh: A Sociological Analysis” . New Horizon Research Journal. Vol: 01. Issue: 01 (2007).
  4. Wassan, Aijaz Ali and Nadia Agha.“ Women’s Empowerment: A Sociological Analysis of Women in Households ” . International Research Journal of Arts & Humanities. Vol: 38 (2010). Faculty of Arts, University of Sindh, Jamshoro.
  5. Wassan, Aijaz Ali and Nadia Agha. “ Impact of Media on Pakistani Societ ”. Takatoo Research Journal. University of Baluchistan. Vol: 04, Issue: 02 (2010).
  6. Wassan, Aijaz Ali, Rafiq Ahmed Chandio and Zohra Khatoon. “ A socio- cultural education and training of women in glass bangle industry: Focused area Hyderabad Pakistan ” . The Sindh University Journal Of Education-SUJE. Vol: 39 (2010).
  7. Wassan, Aijaz Ali and Ghazala Shoukat. “ Social Factors behind recklessness :A Sociological analysis of Sindh” . The Women Research Journal. Vol: 03(2011).
  8. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. “Self inflicted Deaths: A Case Study of Sindh Province” . New Horizons Research Journal. Vol: 05. Issue: 01 (2011).
  9. Wassan, Aijaz Ali, Rafiq Ahmed Chandio, Zareen Khan Rindh and Hamida Narijo.“ A socio-Economic Analysis of Farm Building Structure in Sindh” . Sindhological Studies. Vol: 28. Issue: 01 (2012).
  10. Wassan, Aijaz Ali, Hamida NArijo and Muneera Junejo. “ Decreasing Level of Tolerance in Pakistani Youth and its Impact on Society: A Sociological Analysis ” . Sindhological Studies. Vol: 28. Issue: 01 (2012).
  11. Wassan, Aijaz Ali, Rafiq Ahmed Chandio and Ghazala Panhwar. “ Handy Work of Women in Sindh: A Sociological analysis of Village Tando soomro” . International Research Journal of Arts & Humanities. Vol: 41 (2013). Faculty of Arts, University of Sindh, Jamshoro.
  12. Chandio, Rafiq, Aijaz Ali Wassan and  Zohra Khatoon. “ Chasing Education for all goals: Evidence from Sindh Province of Pakistan” . International Research Journal of Arts & Humanities. Vol: 41 (2013). Faculty of Arts, University of Sindh, Jamshoro.
  13. Zia-ur-Rehman, Ajaz Ali Wassan and M Khyzer Bin Dost. “ Socio- Economic Problems of Farmers in Pakistan: Focused Area Tauluka Pano Akil District Sukkur ” . Kuwait Chapter of Arabian Journal of Business and Management Review. Vol: I, Number 05, (2012).
  14. Bhanbhro, Sadiq, Rafique Wassan, Muhbat Shah, Ashfaq A Talpur and Aijaz Ali Wassan.“ Karo Kari: the murder of honour in Sindh Pakistan: an ethnographic study ” . International Journal of Asian Social Science. Vol: 03, Issue: 07 (2013).
  15. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, and Saeedah Shah. "A Case Study on Problems of Working Women in City Sukkur." Academic Research International. Vol: 5, Issue: 2 (2014).
  16. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, Hameeda Narejo, and Jameel Ahmed Khan. "Awareness Regarding Cyber Victimization among Students of University of Sindh, Jamshoro." International Journal of Asian Social Science. Vol: 4, Issue: 5 (2014): 632-641.
  17. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, and Ms Erum. "Socio-Economic Causes of Child labor in Carpet Weaving Industry: A Case Study of Union Council Ali Wahan." Journal of Social Welfare and Human Rights. Vol: 2, Issue:1 (2014): 251-264.
  18. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, Rafique Ahmed Chandio, and Azher Shahzad Balouch. "Male Prostitution in Larkana City: An unrevealed Truth." Academic Research International Vol: 5, Issue: 5 (2014).
  19. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, Rafique Ahmed Chandio, and Muhammad Zakir Shaikh. "Importance of Social Psychology in the Society." Educational Research International. Vol: 3, Issue: 5 (2014).
  20. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, Rafique Ahmed Chandio, and Najma Shaikh. "Awareness Regarding HIV among Male Sex Workers  in Larkana City." International Journal of Humanities & Social Science Studies 1 (2014): 261-265.
  21. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Aijaz Ali Wassan, Ahmed Ali Brohi, and Rafique Ahmed Chandio. "An Analysis of Perception Regarding Bride Price In Jacobabad City, Sindh." Educational Research International. Issue: 4, Vol:1 (2015).
  22. Tareen, Muhammad Alam and Aijaz Ali Wassan. "A workable tool to address mass poverty: A case study of slum dwellers in Quetta district”. BALOCHISTAN REVIEW. VOL: XXXIII. NO: 2 (2015).
  23. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah, Nagina Parveen, Aijaz Ali Wassan and Kiran Wassan. “Characteristics of Abortion Seeking Women: A Study of Faisalabad City”.  JUMDC Vol. 7, Issue 3, July-September 2016.
  24. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah and Aijaz Ali Wassan. “ Female Inmates: A Neglected Population in Medical Policies of Pakistan ”. JUMDC .Vol: 8. Issue: 2 (2017).
  25. Avais, Muhammad Abdullah and Aijaz Ali Wassan. “ Female Criminals: A Socio-criminological Analysis of Pakistan ”. Acceptance received from Grassroots Research Journal of Pakistan study Center, University of Sindh, Jamshoro for the publication in Jan-May (2017).
  26. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. ―Suicides in Sindh: A Sociological Analysis‖ New Horizon Research Journal. Vol: 01. Issue: 01 (2007).
  27. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. ―Socio-Cultural Conditions and Survival Strategies of Fishermen Community at Manchar Lake ‖ Sindhological Studies Research Journal. Vol: 21. Issue: 01-02 (2005).
  28. Wassan, Aijaz Ali. ―BEGGARY IN PAKISTAN: A SOCIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS‖ Research Journal of Social Sciences, University of Sindh, Jamshoro. Vol: 6 & 7 (2004—2005).

Conference Papers

  1. Climatic changes and challenges: A Socio-environmental analysis of Sindh. 2nd Rome International Conference on Social Science & Humanities (ICSSH), 05-06 June 2018, Rome, Italy.
  2. Understanding of social research in the students of BS IV-MA Previous sociology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Pakistan. MIRDEC- 3rd , 2017, Conference on Social Sciences, Economics, Business and Education, Hotel President Budapest, Hungary, 04-06 April, 2017.
  3. Harmful Socio-Biological Effects of Industrial Pollution on Society. 9th International conference on Humanities and Social Sciences for development 14-15 November 2013 organized by faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Khon Kaen University, Thailand IC-HUSO 2013.
  4. Gender Disparity in Sindh: A Sociological Analysis. The Second International Asian Conference on the Social Sciences Organized by International Academic Forum IAFOR The Conference was held in Osaka, Japan – June 2-5 2011.
  5. Primary Teachers in Sindh: A Sociological Analysis. Published in  the Proceedings of 2009. ISBN 978-9-8108-3817-1 International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities Singapore,9-11 October 2009, pp 223-225.
  6. Contribution of Rural Women in Socio-Economic Development of Pakistan’. Presented a Paper at the International Conference on the role of women in national building on November 10-12, 2005 at Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.
  7. Current Scenario and Emerging Trends in Sociology. Published in proceedings of National Conference on State of Social Sciences and Humanities Current Scenario and Emerging Trends held on 17th Dec 2003 at Margalla hotel Islamabad.

Participation in Workshops/Seminars

  1. Attended consultative meeting on youth in the cities of Pakistan by Pathfinder International. The purpose of meeting to prepare a draft proposal for future Survey on youth in ten major cities of Pakistan. The meeting was held on 18-19 May 2011, Margalla Hotel, Islamabad.
  2. Participated as an observer in training on Child Rights and Child Protection‖ by society for the protection of the rights of the child(SPARC) held on November 6, 2010, at Hotel Al- Harmain towers, Karachi, Pakistan.
  3. Participated in Sindh reconstruction conference (after heavy flood 2010) held on Sept 26, 2010, at Hotel Indus, Hyderabad, Pakistan.
  4. Attended National youth conference 2010 by National Endowment for Democracy the conference was held on September 25, at Mumtaz Mirza Auditorium, Sindh Museum, Hyderabad, Pakistan.
  5. Presented paper on Millennium Development Goals in participatory youth development network seminar organized by PYDN, Pakistan was held on Sept 17, 2010, at University of Sindh, Pakistan.
  6. Participated in BONDED LABOUR STAKEHOLDERS’ CONFERENCE Hosted by U.S. Consulate General Karachi Marriott Hotel, Karachi on Saturday, July 31st 2010, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  7. Attended International Conference on “Honour Killing” by British Council Pakistan, held during 17th to 19th September 2006 at Sheraton Hotel Karachi, Pakistan.
  8. Attended 2nd Annual L.U.M.S. Social Sciences Conference on June 6, 2006, at Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan.
  9. Attended International Conference on ―Honour Killing‖ by British Council  Pakistan,  held  during  17th  to  19th  September  2006  at Sheraton Hotel Karachi, Pakistan.
  10. Attended Conference of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan on “Bonded Labour” at Indus Hotel, Hyderabad, Pakistan.

Researches projets

  1. A project on ―Women Behind the Bars: A Case study of Prisons/Jails of Sindh Province‖ has been approved by HEC under the NRPU scheme for current fiscal year 2019-2020.
  2. Carried out Research as a co-principle investigator (researcher) Project on a Socio-Religious Analysis of Suicides in lower Sindh by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, 2008.
  3. Ph.D. Research in Sociology Topic: ―Suicides in Sindh during 1991-2005: A Sociological Analysis‖, Department of Sociology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro.
  4. Carried out Research on ―Child Labour of Textile Industry area Kotri Sub- Division‖, submitted to Department of Sociology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro.
  5. Carried out Research on ―Structural Facilities on Agricultural Farms in District Hyderabad‖, Department of Farm Building Structures, Faculty of Agriculture Engineering, Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam.

Positions Held

  1. Working as Chairman in the department of Sociology university of Sindh, jamshoro since 2018 to to-date.
  2. Working as Professor in the department of Sociology university of Sindh, Jamshoro since 2018 to to-date
  3. Working as Associate Professor in the department of Sociology university of Sindh, Jamshoro since 2012 to 2018.
  4. Assistant Professor Since September 15th, 2007 to 2012 in the Department of Sociology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Pakistan.
  5. Lecturer from November 7th, 2000 to September 14 the, 2007 in the Department of Sociology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Pakistan.
  6. Research Associate from October 1st, 2000 to November 6th, 2000 in the Department of Sociology, University of Sindh, Jamshoro, Pakistan.

Research Supervision

PhD Research work completed under supervision

  1. Mr. Muhammad Alam Tareen (University of Quetta). Impact of Micro Credit Projects on Women Folk “(A Case Study of Quetta).
  2. Ms. Shobana Tunio (Co-Guidance). Sociological impact of television channels on women in Sindh: A Case Study of District Naushahro Feroz.

PhD Scholars Awaiting for Thesis Evaluation Reports:

  1. Mr. Abul Raheem Changezi (University of Quetta). “Civil Society Empowerment? Issues and Challenges” (A Case Study of Baluchistan)”.
  2. Mr. Muhammad Abdullah Avais (University of Sindh, Jamshoro). A Socio- Criminological Study of Female Inmates in Sindh and Punjab.
  3. Mr. Syed Sada Ahmed Shah (University of Sindh, Jamshoro).  Relation of Maternal Mortality Ratio with Social Conditions of Rural Communities in Sindh: Case study of Hyderabad division.
  4. Mr. Abdul Jalil Mir Jat (University of Sindh, Jamshoro). Beggary in District Hyderabad: A Sociological Analysis.

Ph.D. Research work under supervision in process:

  1. Mr. Murtaza Kulachi (University of Sindh, Jamshoro). Causes and consequences of Forced Marriages of Women in Sindh: A Sociological Analysis.
  2. Ms. Quratul Ain Shah (Co-Guidance). (University of Sindh, Jamshoro). Domestic Violence against Women in Hyderabad District: A Sociological Analysis.
  3. Ms. Saeed Shah (University of Sindh, Jamshoro). Role of Women in Electronic Media: A Sociological Analysis of District Hyderabad.

Research Supervision:

M.Phil. Research work completed under supervision:

  1. Ms. Agha Nadia Pathan. Women empowerment in Jacob Abad City from 1999 to 2009: A Sociological analysis of House wives.
  2. Mr. Jamil Ahmed Khan. Gender disparity in education: A sociological study of district Mianwali since1947.
  3. Mr. Moula Bux Naich. A Sociological Analysis of Bride Price in Marriage: A Case Study of District Jacobabad.
  4. Mr. Hadayat Ullah Panazai. Assessment of the of delinquent and juvenile behavior in the prisons of Karachi and Bangkok.
  5. Ms. Saba Ahmed Chang. Harassment among Girls Students: A Socio- Psychological Study of University Of Sindh and Mehran University of Engineering & Technology (MUET) - Jamshoro.

M.Phil. Research work under process:

  1. Ms. Hajran Naz. Causes and Consequences of Dropout Girls from Primary Education: A Case Study of District Sanghar.

Short Courses:

  • Completion of Six Levels course from Pakistan American cultural center Hyderabad, Pakistan in the year, 1995.
  • Awarded Certificate of Participation in three days workshop on “Teaching Methodology‖ held from 11th to 13th March 2002 at Pakistan Study Centre, University of Sindh.
  • Attended the Course in ―Computer and Management Skills‖ from Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Sindh, Jamshoro (1st January 2002 to 15th January 2002).
  • Attended Course in Office Management Package from Hi-Tech Academy of Computer Sciences Hyderabad (1st October 2000 to 30th November 2000).