Dr. Najma Sadiq carries over 10 years of professional, teaching and research experience. She received doctorate in Communication Studies, specializing in conflict and war reporting related to Tribal Areas of Pakistan in 2011. She is the first female in Pakistan with a foreign PhD degree in Communication Studies. She is currently working on two HEC-funded projects related reporting in Pakistani media on Humanitarian Crisis and Human Trafficking. She has contributed a number of research articles in national and international journals and conferences. She has attended several seminars and delivered a number of lectures on issues like conflict resolution, terrorism in media, languages in Pakistan, Pakistani women, and intercultural management. She supervises BS and MS level theses in areas of her interest i.e. Peace Journalism, Conflict and War Reporting, Research Approaches for Conflict Coverage Analysis, Media Communication and Theories.