Prof Dr Ayaz Afsar on Monday assumed his duties as Vice President Academics at the International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI).
Earlier, Prof Afsar was serving as Dean of the Faculty of Languages and Literature. He has also served as Chairman Department of English for three years. He also is the founder and Editor of Journal of Contemporary Poetics of the Department of English. Prof Afsar did his M.Phil in Applied Linguistics (2000) and PhD in English Literature (2004) from the University of Manchester in the UK.