Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Chawla

Chairman & Professor
Prof. Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Chawla

Currently, Dean, Faculty of Arts & Humanities and Professor & Chairman, Department of History, University of the Punjab, Lahore,  has published numerous articles in national and international research journals. He also has presented papers on number of international Conferences. His major area of interest is History of Modern South Asia. He has published two books and his book Wavell and the Dying Days of the Raj, published by OUP in 2012 was awarded Best Book Publication Award for 2010-2011 on Sep 25, 2013 by HEC, Pakistan. Because of his services to the discipline of History in Pakistan, he was awarded number of awards, such as HEC Post Doctoral Fellowship Award 2010-2011, Overseas Ph. D. Scholarship (Split program) 2004-2005 & Punjab University's Best Teacher’s Award 2005-2007. He has also organized two international conferences and seminars and lectures on different themes and topics related to Arts and Humanities.
    1. HEC Best Book Publication Award 2010-11 on Sep 25, 2013
    2. HEC Post Doctoral Fellowship Award 2010-2011
    3. Overseas Ph.D. Scholarship (Split Programme) 2004-2005
    4. Best Teacher’s Award 2005-2007
Area of Interest:
    Modern South Asia
    American History
    European History
    Current History
    History of Pakistan
    Colonial and Post Colonial Punjab

Designation:- Chairman & Professor