After completing mechanical engineering from UET Lahore in 1999, Dr. Abdur Rahman worked in private sector of Pakistan for around nine years. During this time he worked at KSB Pumps as Marketing Engineer and later at Packages Limited as production engineer and Printing Manager. Dr. Rahman has worked on various projects related to capital investments, quality management systems and employees’ training and development. During these years, he got operations and management related trainings from various organisations in Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Germany, France, Finland and the Netherlands.
His teaching interest and passion to contribute towards developing a better society brought him towards academia in 2007. He has worked as research associate at LUMS and at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Dr. Rahman completed his PhD in Business Management from LUMS in 2013. He is teaching the subjects of Human Resource Management, Organisational Behaviour and Principles of Management at Suleman Dawood School of Business, LUMS, to the undergraduate and MBA classes.
Dr. Rahman is also working as Co-Faculty Lead in the LUMS-USAID programme for capacity building in the public sector of Pakistan. He has presented and published his research in several national and international conferences and journals. Travelling, photography and literature take most of his spare time.