MULTAN - Dr Zafar Iqbal has joined National University of Modern Languages (NUML) Multan campus as Linguistics Professor.

Dr Zafar, who is pioneer of English Linguistics in Pakistan and supervised the more than 20 PhD scholars, has a great services regarding English linguistics in Pakistan and due to his initial steps in this field, now many Pakistani universities has included English linguistics as a course in their Masters and MS programmes.  Dr Zafar has also honour of working with great Linguist and journalist Noam Chomsky.

He also has set up Linguistics department in University of Management and Technology. Recently, he has quit Lahore Leads University as Linguistics Professor and went to his home town Multan with the aim of producing quality scholars in his home city.