Ms. Mahwish Raiz





Mahwish Riaz


Contact #: +92-91-9224814
Email: mahwishriaz@sbbwu.edu.pk
Address: Department of Microbiology, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar


17th November,2014 – till date
Lecturer In Microbiology
Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, Peshawar

10th March,2013-25th September,2014    
Lecturer In Pathology
(Visting) Jinnah Medical College Peshawar

Biotechnologist PCR Research & Diagnostic Laboratory    
Peshawar Medical College Peshawar

MediCrafts Pharmaceuticals Peshawar


M.Phil in Microbiology from Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad     
CGPA 3.8                    

BS(Hons) in Biotechnology  from Centre of Biotechnology & Microbiology University of Peshawar
Marks obtained 2885/4225

Intermediate ( F. Sc.) from Frontier College for Women Peshawar  City
Subjects studied Pre-Medical

Matric from Presentation Convent High School Peshawar Cant
Subjects studied:  Science Group
Marks obtained: 662/850

Honor and Awards




Graduate Students Postdocs Undergraduate Students Honor Students

7 research students and 14 internship students

Service Activity

Workshops attended

  1. One day awareness seminar on TB,organized by deptt of microbiology SBBWU.9TH April,2015.
  2. Next generation sequencing workshop organized by KMU.30TH Jan,2016
  3. Advances in Cancer and Heamatology conference, organized by KMU.31st  Jan,2016
  4. One day workshop on Promotion and development of environmental friendly bio-pesticides ,10th Feb,2016 organized by NIFA
  5. One day workshop on Teacher –change agents,organized by IDEYA,4THFeb,2016
  6. Workshop on automatic citation management techniques using endnote software,March 22,2016
  7. Workshop on proposal writing organized by KMU.29TH April,2016
  8. Workshop on Writing grant winning research projects organized by KMU.29TH April,2016
  9. One day workshop on IPM of fruit fly in fruits and vegetables,organized by NIFA IN collaboration with PARD,4TH May ,2016
  10. Five days workshop on Biorisk management organized by Relief international.from 29th August to2nd  September,2016
  11. One day awareness session on Media and Cyber crime law,organized by ERCP,SBBWU
  12. One day awareness seminar on World ozone preservation day,organized by microbiology department SBBWU,16TH September,2016
  13. One day awareness seminar on World Heart day day,organized by microbiology department SBBWU,29TH September,2016
  14. One day awareness seminar on World Breast cancer,organized by zoologyogy department SBBWU,24TH Octoberber,2016
  15. One day workshop on development of  long shelf life meal ready to eat.for disaster victims ,IDPs,security for5ces and hospital patients,15th November  ,2016 organized by NIFA
  16. One day workshop on  Good communication skills:oral and poster presentation, organized by microbiology department SBBWU,20TH January,2017
  17. Two days workshop on Understanding the qualitative research :From theory to practice,January 25-26.2017,oraganized by economics department SBBWU
  18. Two Days Workshop on Understanding The Qualitative Research: From Theory to Pactice(Round 1)organized by SBBWU,25-26th January ,2017
  19. Awareness Seminar On Vector Borne Diseases, organized by SBBWU,21st-22nd March,2017
  20. Three days Workshop on “Teaching Skills”, organized by Department Of Education SBBWU,10-12th April,2017
  21. Five Days Training Workshop on Inferential & Descriptive Research Analysis through SPSS,organized by SBBWU, 17th -21st April,2017
  22. Workshop on Leadership and Management, organized by ERCP SBBU, 12th May,2017
  23. Workshop on Women’s Empowerment, organized by The Triumphant Organization
  24. Two-Days Training onEmergency Preparedness conducted by Awareness & Training Wing,Emergency Rescue Service(1122),14-15th September,2017
  25. One day seminar on Fish Farming & Its Impact On Pakistan Economy, organized byovember,2017
  26. Theatre Workshop of “Hum Sub KalaKaar Project” by Thespianz Theatre
  27. One day workshop on management Strategies for Vectors of Human Diseases with special Emphasis on mosquitoes, organized by NIFA,8th November,2017
  28. Workshop on “Technical akills in scientific writing for Chemial, Physical, Biological & Numerical Sciences”,organized by Department of Bioinformatics SBBWU, 23rd-25th January,2017
  29. Women Employability Summit & Career fair,organized by SBBWU,31st-1st February 2018
  30. One Day Seminar on Atmospheric Chemistry & Health Impact Of Air Pollution,organized by Department of Chemistry SBBWU,15th March,2018
  31. One Day Workshop on Biosafety & Biosecurity: Principles and Practices, organized by College of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry in collaboration with Pakistan Biological Safety Association,2th April,2018 organized by Department of Chemistry SBBWU,15th March,2018
  32. Hands on training workshop on EndNote organized by department of               microbiology,May 2nd ,2018
  33. One day seminar on “stress management” organized by YASII           organization in collaboration with microbiology department SBBWU,on 3rd May,2018
  34. 4th International multidisciplinary research conference  organized by Sarhad university on 9-11 October,2018
  35. one day seminar on “management strategies for vectors of human diseases with special emphasis on biocontrol of Dengue Fever,” organized by   Department of Zoology SBBWU,19th ,2018
  36. One day awareness seminar on Breast cancer, organized by   Department of microbiology SBBWU 24th   October, 2018.
  37. One day awareness seminar on “Police Youth Interacion” in Police lines 10th Nov,2018

Brief Statement of Research Interest

M.phil research on characterization and immobilization of Lipase produced by Bacillus Subtilus FH5


Immobilization and Characterization of Lipase enzyme produced by Bacillus Subtillus FH5. Annals of Microbiology 2010 Vol.60 No.1 pp.169-175 

Research Grants and Contracts


Other Research or Creative Accomplishments


Selected Professional Presentations