Ms. Saira Khan Afridi





Saira Khan Afridi


Phone # : +92-91-9224760
Email : skhan@sbbwu.edu.pk 
Address : Green Town, Gulberg, Peshawar.


  • Oct 2012 to date, Lecturer at Department of Economics, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar.
  • April 2012 to September 2012, Teacher at The Educators, Defence Branch Peshawar.
  • May 2012, Organisor as well as Coordinator in Faceoff- a grand international event of 11 days based on intolerance and violence in society- conducted by Directorate of Culture KPK, Hunerkada and Community Engagment Section, US Embassy. 
  • July 2012, Organisor and Supervisor in the Peace Conference conducted by Bardasht and   UN women.
  • Dec 2012, Participant in the Formulation of Youth policy Khyber Pakhtunkhwa under the Youth Tourism Development Program initiated by Tourism Corporation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (TCKP).
  • Feburary 2010 to Feburary 2011, Lecturer at Department of Economics University of Peshawar under National Internship Program (NIP).
  • Feb (2011), Enumerator in one day fact finding survey at Jalozae Camp under Organisation for Youth and Development (OYD)  in Collaboration with UNHCR.
  • Dec 2009 to Jan 2010, Teacher at Mairaj Montessori and School, Gulberg, Peshawar.



Honor and Awards

  • Bagged 2nd position in painting competition on International women’s Day at SBBWUP themed Child Marriage
  • Academic prizes and certificates
  • Certificate of 100% attendance
  • Certificate and Prize in Painting (1st  Position in Regional competition)
  • Certificate (Position) in Science Exhibition
  • Certificate in Fresh and Dry Flower Arrangement, PT Display and Social work
  • Certificate in Microsoft Office from Cecos Data Institute Peshawar
  • Certificate from the Organisation of Youth and Development (OYD) and Motivated Youth Organization (MYO)
  • Certificate from Directorate of Culture KPK, Hunerkada and Bardasht
  • Certificate from Tourism Corporation Khyber Pkhtunkhwa (TCKP)
  • Certificate from Quaid-e-azam University, Islamabad in Thesis Writing Workshop
  • Certificate from Kohat University of Science and Technology (KUST)


  • Member of Pakistan Society of Professional Economists (PSPE).
  • Rotarian (Member) of the Rotaract Club Peshawar South.
  • Member of Self Assessment Report (SAR) of M.Sc Program, Department of Economics, SBBWUP

Graduate Students Postdocs Undergraduate Students Honor Students


Service Activity

  • Incharge Accounts Section, Department of Economics, SBBWUP
  • Incharge of Maintaining Stationary Records, Department of Economics, SBBWUP
  • Incharge of Bookkeeping and Taking Notes Off of complete departmental stationary, Department of Economics, SBBWUP
  • Incharge of Maintaining Examination Award lists and Attendance sheets, Department of Economics, SBBWUP
  • Team member of Self Assessment Report (SAR) of M.Sc Program, Department of Economics, SBBWUP

Brief Statement of Research Interest

I love to explore and offer my services in the fields of Development side of Economics covering Human Capital, Education, Health, Training and skill development and overall economic growth and development indicators. Alongside, Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship, women rights and empowerment with the conduction of seminars, research and workshops/conferences are few other areas of interest as i have strong liking for these fields.



Research Grants and Contracts


Other Research or Creative Accomplishments

  • Future Prospects of Marble Industries of Pakistan.
  • Health Expenditures, Funding through Public Private Partnership and Economic Growth: A Case Study of District Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (2001-2012).

Selected Professional Presentations