Mrs Bhangu, Snober
BA, MA, BEd, MBE [The MBE award was given to Snober by Her Majesty the Queen for contribution to education in the UK and for services to the community. Snober is a retired academic currently working part-time for the University of Cambridge and the IBO. As ongoing part of the community service she is an ambassador for Breast Cancer Care in the UK which involves raising awareness of breast care, especially for women from different ethnic backgrounds. Snober enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, embroidery and travelling.] [Retired in Feb. 2022.]
Mr Khan, Parvez
[ BA – Education: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon MS – Education: Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA Post MA – Education: Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA Work: Diplomat. Director of Human Resources Hobbies: Travel and gardening]
Dr Awan, Alweena
Dr Awan, Alweena [ PhD, B.Ed. Hons., KRFP, IPTI, DPA assoc. Dr Alweena Awan completed a doctorate on Raising Children’s Learning and Performance in Schools, which involved researching the underlying problems of children’s learning and behavioural problems. This included researching the impact of retained reflexes, movement programmes and sound therapy on learning. She is the creator of CHILD (Centre for Holistic Improvement in Learning and Development) and offers information seminars and training to enhance children’s learning and behaviour. [Retired in Jan. 2022]
Mr Basha, Mahaboob V.R.S.A.
Dr. Mahaboob Basha was born in South India,(Madras). He started his career as a diplomat in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (India/South Asia desk). He also worked under United Nations (UN) on different missions including one on the worst affected South Asian Tsunami re-habitation project between 2004-2006 in Sri Lanka, Iand Indonesia. Dr Basha also served as an elected International Officer in the Students’ Union for two terms and also elected four times as NUS Wales Proceeding Committee Chairperson. He was also awarded Welsh Sabbatical Student Officer of the year 2012-13 by the National Union for Students (NUS) for his outstanding work and campaigning for international students’ welfare. In May, 2016 Dr Basha has been decorated with Mary Williams Award for his outstanding contribution to wider community of South Wales and he is also first male recipient since inserted. Dr Basha also trained and practising Community First Responder (CFR) for the NHS-Wales Ambulance Service. In 2017, November Dr Basha joined Energy Safety Research Institute team as International Relations and Engagement Officer.
Dr Ather, Shahzad
Currently working as a Colo-rectal Surgeon at Morriston Hospital, Swansea. Graduated from King Edward Medical College Lahore , Pakistan and have worked in NHS for the last 18 years in the field of surgery. Have extensive experience in the field of medical research, teaching and management of cancer patients and providing care for them.
Dr Abdulla, Radwan
Dr Radwan, FRCOG is a Consultant in Integrated sexual health with main interest contraception and HIV in pregnancy. He had worked in medicine in Yemen, Budapest and now working as a Consultant in Swansea
Abdul Ghani, Sheikh Mohsen
International Student Advisor, University of Swansea. Imam of Swansea University Masjid
Prof. Malik, Rashid
[82 years old. Formerly Prof. of Mech. Engg. Had performed academic, research, administrative and consulting responsibilities at various levels for Sheffield university (UK); Basrah University (Iraq); Ministry of Education – EFEI (Brazil); Sao Paulo State University (Unesp), Guarata Campus (Brazil); University of Brasilia – UnB (Brazil); University of Swansea, UK; Nucleus of Industrial Plant Condition Monitoring – Nipcomuk and Sao Paulo State University (Unesp), Ilha Solteira Campus (Brazil) and University of Oxford . Recipients of a few Honours, Awards and Scholarships. Completely forgot his research, Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Work !!! Now working as Coordinator for this Philanthropic Voluntary Charity.]
Dr Shah, Farooq
He obtained Ph.D. from Swansea University; M.Phil (Microbiology) from Quaid i Azam University, Pakistan and recipient of Chancellor Medal; B.Sc (Hons), Plant Pathology – UAAR, Pakistan – and recipient of Gold Medal; Research Officer/Assistant in Swansea University from 2000-2009 – Published 17 research articles and is one of the leading scientist in the field of fungal bio control of insect pests/plant pathology. Over 9 years of working experience with international students in the UK. Founding member and current Chair of WICAS (Welsh Islamic cultural Association of Swansea – a registered UK charity); Member of Swansea University Mosque Management Committee.
Mr Rana, Zaeem
Dr. Shaheen Uqaili
Dr. Shaheen Uqaili, aged 64, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, married and mother of two beautiful sons. She graduated from Liaquat Medical College Jamshoro, Sind and after basic training in Pakistan, came to UK in 1992 for postgraduate studies and settled here.
Dr Uqaili is MRCOG and FRCOG of Royal College of Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. She works as Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Singleton Hospital Swansea.
Dr Uqaili herself, her mother and all her siblings have always been compassionate about charity work and they all have helped poor relatives and friends .
She aims to work full time with various charitable organisations after retirement.