Dr Shazma Azeem

Dr Shazma Azeem

Assistant Professor of Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry

PhD (Government College University, Lahore in collaboration with the University of Nottingham, UK)
MPhil (Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad)
Room # 164, Armacost Science Building
Ext: 601

Over 19 years of teaching and research experience in various institutions in Pakistan; member chemistry faculty at FCCU since September 2004; Conducted research on biopolymers at The University of Nottingham, UK, in 2012. Presented research papers in the 251st American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Diego, USA in 2016 and in Pittcon 2018. Co-principal investigator of a research project ‘Substitution of synthetic polymers with highly biocompatible and inexpensive polymers from renewable sources in formulation of pharmaceuticals’ approved by HEC .

Teaching interests: Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry

Research interests: Isolation and study of biomaterials useful for pharmaceutical applications such as binders in tablets, formation of suspensions, capsule shell, contact lenses, targeted and controlled drug delivery devices and determination of stability constants of metal complexes.