Dr. Waseem Shahzad, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science, Islamabad campus has been selected by the Higher Education Commission for the Best University Teachers Award 2015-2016. The award consists of a Certificate and a Cash Prize of Rs.100, 000. This is the highest national university teaching award given to the university teachers. This program aims to encourage and recognize the contribution of outstanding university teachers. It is envisaged to provide an incentive to improve the quality and output of University Teachers and also recognize their efforts for promotion of higher education in the country.