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Suhail Yusuf
Advisory Board

Suhail Yusuf has been a science writer and activist for more than two decades. He worked in almost all spheres of journalism such as Radio, TV, print, and web. He has main focus on environment and health sciences for development and innovation. Currently he is working as feature editor, science and health reporter in Express News website.

Dr .Ghulam Sarwar
Advisory Board

Dr .Ghulam Sarwar originally from Quetta is a geologist who holds two master's and PhD degrees from the University of Karachi and the University Of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. His career spans university teaching, American oil company employment up to senior levels, consulting, and geology/ science-based lecturing.

Dr Syed Faisal Ur Rahman
Advisory Board

Syed Faisal Ur Rahman, a Resident Scientist (equivalent to an Associate Professor of Practice) at LUMS, brings a diversified skill set encompassing astrophysics, data science, and software engineering, accumulated over 15 years in the field. With a Ph.D. in space sciences and an engineering background, Faisal is interested in taking on complex challenges in both industry and academia.

Faisal is actively involved in two major radio astronomy collaborations, namely EMU ASKAP and WALLABY ASKAP. These collaborations allow him to leverage his expertise and contribute to research in the field of astrophysics cosmology.

Beyond his scientific pursuits, Faisal has also taken on the role of a mentor, providing guidance and support to startups as part of Newchip Accelerator. His mentorship has extended to entrepreneurs from the USA, Italy, and Thailand, demonstrating his international reach and commitment to fostering innovation worldwide. Faisal is also a member of the advisory boards of the National Center in Big Data and Cloud Computing at NED University Karachi.

Fawwad Raza
Advisory Board

Fawwad Raza is a Digital Journalist and working as a member Editorial team in ARY News. He is History graduate from University of Karachi, blogger and a passionate traveler. He also conducts various training sessions of digital Journalism for students and working journalists.

Saadeqa Khan
Editorial Board

Saadeqa Khan is a meticulous, energetic and dynamic freelance science journalist who believes in fixing problems through scientific awareness. She cherishes the art of science and science of art by blending both in her writing, either blogs or Novels.

Saadeqa regularly contributes to major media outlets of Pakistan, including but not limited to Dawn, Express Tribune, ARY, and Jang. She is the National Science Award 2019 winner Author and credits two science books.
She is a founder and Editor in Chief of digital Science magazine Scientia. Currently, she is working with DW Urdu, Germany.

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Muhammad Yawar Hussain
Web Developer
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Maham Maqsood
Editorial Board

Maham is a student of Biochemistry at Quaid-e-Azam University. She never limits herself, Nature and surroundings fuel her passions and the fire of curiosity encourages her to express herself in the form of writing and creating art. Being an avid reader and admirer of the Universe, she inspires by everything from the tiniest of atoms to the gigantic cosmos.

Fouz Siddiqui
Chief Information Officer & Writer

Fouz Siddiqui is the Chief Information Officer & a Writer at Scientia Magazine. He also assumes the role of Quality Manager & lecturer at Aviation Training Hub - IST.  His research spans in exploring Astronomy and Astrophysics as a Graduate Student at the Institute of Space Sciences & Technology - University of Karachi.


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Khola Abid
Writer/Editorial Board
Khola Abid is in her fourth year of PharmD at UVAS, Lahore, Pakistan. 
She worked as a Science Writer at Scientista, Communicator at Science Fuse, Editor, and Peer reviewer at the National High School Journal of Science. 
Muhammad Abdullah Khan
Editorial Board

Muhammad Abdullah Khan had done bachelors in Chemistry from Government College University Lahore. He is a science enthusiast and loves to read and write about astronomy, cosmology and latest scientific endeavors in space.

Mubaris Bashir
Social Media Head

Mubaris Bashir Ahmad is a student of MBBS at Northwest School of Medicine, Peshawar. He works as a freelance writer at PakistanInfo and Scientia. He also manages a ‘Science and Tech’ blog on social media, called ‘PakiScience’. Mubaris is head of Scientia Pakistan’s social media team.

Iram Farooq
Social Media Team

Iram Farooq is an amateur astronomer based in Faisalabad. She’s an aspiring astronaut for NASA. She loves astronomy from her childhood and has a vast collection of astrophotographs worldwide. She believes that ‘Imagination is more powerful than knowledge

Aniqa Mazhar
Content Writer

Aniqa Mazhar doing BS in Biochemistry from Quiad e Azam University, divides her time between writing, movies, novels and several kinds of artwork, Keen observer and photographer of nature and object, Plans to be a nutritionist in the future.

Saher Shahid
Content Writer

Saher Shahid, a student of Environmental science at QAU. She has worked as a content writer for different organizations and numerous research projects.

Sarosh Zeb Khan
Video Editor
Sarosh Zeb Khan based in Rawalpindi. She is on her BS BIOCHEM from Quaid e Azam University. She is working as a Video Editor of Quaidian Media club and also Member of Department of student affairs QAU.
Alina Malik
Graphic Designer/Writer

Alina Malik has M.A from Karachi University, she is an Editor of Saat rang digital magazine, and also a passionate Writer and Graphic Designer.

Sabeeka Zafar
Content Writer

Sabeeka Zafar is a Bioinformatician-to-be with a passion to be a significant part of the great revolution in the near future in the field of Bioinformatics specifically and that of Science generally. Sabeeka is a social activist, enjoys working with people for the betterment of society and loves to read and to write.


The dynamic editorial team of Scientia Magazine.

Murtaza Hassan Syed Rizvi
Social Media Executive

Murtaza manages Scientia's Social Media handles, and has an amazing flair and passion for 'Content Creation in Science".

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