AHMED Muhammad Mustaqeem

Adjunct Professor
www.unive.it/persone/mustaqeem.ahmed (personal record)
Department of Asian and North African Studies
Website: https://www.unive.it/dep.dsaam
Where: Palazzo Vendramin

Current Positions:

2022-ongoing: Adjunct Professor / Department of Asian and North African Studies, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy.

2020-ongoing: Freelance Multimedia journalist, News correspondent of DW Germany Urdu Department in Italy.

1998-ongoing: Freelance professional Urdu language Voice over artist.

2010-ongoing: Freelance Urdu language creative writer for advertising agencies.

Professional experience:                             

2015-2018: Senior manager/ News Anchor, BOL TV network, Karachi, Pakistan.

2010-2014: Senior copy editor/ Dawn News TV, Karachi, Pakistan.

2008-2010: Copy editor/ Aaj News TV, Karachi, Pakistan.

2007-2008: Assignment editor news and current affairs/ Radio FM 107, Karachi, Pakistan.

2005-2007: Program Producer and presenter/ Radio FM 107, Karachi, Pakistan.

1999-2004: Radio Compere/ Radio Pakistan Karachi station.


2019-2022: Second cycle master/ M. Phil / Global politics and international relations/ University of Macerata, Italy.

2011-2013: Masters/ Mass communication / Federal Urdu University, Karachi, Pakistan.

2008-2010: Masters/ International relations/ University of Karachi, Pakistan.

1999-2001: Bachelor of commerce/ University of Karachi, Pakistan.

Professional Trainings:

June 2007 : Investigative journalism training/ Journalism department, Peshawar University, Pakistan.

December 2007 : Election reporting training/ Radio FM 107, Karachi, Pakistan.


Language skills:

Urdu: Mother tongue

English: Excellent

Italian: A1/ CIPIA, Macerata, Italy. (2020)

German: A1/ Goethe institute, Karachi, Pakistan. (2015)


Participation in conferences and seminars:

1- International Urdu Conference 2014, Arts council of Pakistan, Karachi.

2- International Urdu Conference 2015, Arts council of Pakistan, Karachi.

3- Global Media forum, 2019, Bonn, Germany. Organized by DW Germany.

4- Voting system and political representation, 2020, University of Macerata, Italy.

5- Graduates in political science, 2021, University of Macerata, Italy.

6- Civil and political rights in pandemic, 2021, University of Macerata, Italy.

7- An introduction to entering markets across Asia, 2021, University of Macerata, Italy.

8- Covid-19 Governments responses, 2021, University of Macerata, Italy.

Networks and memberships:

2015-now : Accredited journalist/ Press information department government of Sindh, Pakistan.

2014-now : Member Pakistan federal union of journalists.

2010-now : Member Karachi union of journalists.

2008-now : Member (NGO FANOS) Friend of Anti-narcotics of Sindh, Pakistan.

2013 : Member national press club Karachi, Pakistan