Ms. Somana Riaz
Construction Engineering & Management Department
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Military College of Engineering (MCE) National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) Risalpur Campus, KPK, Pakistan-24080
MS (Disaster Management, NUST, Pakistan), BS (Geology, University of Peshawar, Pakistan)
Ms. Somana Riaz is currently
Lecturer at Department of Construction Engineering & Management Department at
Military College of Engineering, NUST Campus at Risalpur, Pakistan. She completed
her BS (Geology) degree from University of Peshawar in 2011. She holds MS Disaster
Management Degree from Military College of Engineering, NUST Risalpur Campus, Pakistan.
MS Disaster Management (Sept 2013– April 2016)
National University of Science
and Technology, NUST, Pakistan.
BS Geology (Nov-2006 -
August-2010) University of Peshawar, Pakistan.
Student Member of GSA (Geological Society of
Student Member of Pakistan Association of
Petroleum Geologists (PAPG)
Duke of Edinburgh Award Winner (Bronze, Silver)
Student Member of Society of Economic
Student Member of Society of Petroleum
Disaster Risk Reduction
Hazard and vulnerability assessment
Climate change adaptation and mitigation
Community based disaster risk reduction
Sedimentary environment analysis
Riaz, S., Ali, A., and Baig, M. N., 2014. Increasing risk
of glacial lake outburst floods as a consequence of climate change in the
Himalayan region. Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, v (6), No 1 (2014), 7 p.
Bahram, I., Riaz, S.,
Rehman, G., 2010. Hydrodynamic Analysis
of River Kabul during the Monsoon Floods of July- August 2010. Journal of
Himalayan Earth Sciences, Abstract Volume, Geological Bulletin, University of
Peshawar, v (43), 16p.
Riaz (2016). Deforestation as a Future Disaster for Pakistan; Community Based
Approach for Deforestation in Mountainous Areas of KPK
COURSES OFFERED TO POST- GRADUATE PROGRAMS:
COURSES OFFERED TO UNDER-GRADUATE PROGRAM:
Oct 2016 to date - Lecturer at Construction Engineering and
Management Dept., Military College of Engineering (MCE), National University of
Sciences and Technology (NUST), Risalpur Campus, Pakistan.
Sept 2013- July 2015- Visiting Faculty at Earth Sciences Dept.,
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, Pakistan.