Prof. Dr. Shaukat Ali Khan served as Dean Sciences & Humanities and Civil & Environmental Engineering at various HEIs. He has 42 years of outstanding experience in academics, administration, research and consultancy. He is founding member of the Department of Civil Engineering UET Taxila with the credit of strengthening and developing the Department. He further has the credit of establishing Consultancy and Advisory Services in 1979. He worked as a consultant on thousands of projects for numerous reputed Local and Multinational Organizations e.g., Dong-Fang Electric Corporation-CHINA, NJS Corporation-JAPAN, Taisei Corporation-JAPAN, Tobishima Corporation-JAPAN, Kito-International-JAPAN, OMV-Austria, Occidental of Pakistan-USA. The Executive Director HEC and Kelly Robbins Senior Program Officer Mid- America Earthquake Centre awarded appreciation certificates to Dr. Shaukat for preparing Damage Survey Reports of Earthquake hit Educational Institutions in Kashmir which were then published at International Disaster Reduction Conference, Davos (Switzerland)
He earned BSc Civil Engineering with distinction from UET Lahore and secured MSc Geotechnical Engineering with credit from University of Newcastle Upon Tyne-UK. Competed JICA scholarship and successfully completed group training on Mega Geotechnical Projects organized by Ministry of Construction & Japanese Geotechnical society JAPAN. He worked on a novel research topic “Reuse of Plastic Shopper Waste for Construction of Structural Arch” which attracted worldwide recognition and secured PhD degree. He published over 50 research papers in HEC approved (impact factor) international & national journals and conferences. He authored 3-books and 2-Lab Manuals. HEC awarded 0.2 Million cash prize for his 2-books published by HEC. He is a member of Research and Technical Committees of various HEIs. His area of interest is reuse of waste in geotechnical applications..