Iftikhar served as an Environmental Scientist in Project Procurement International Islamabad Pakistan.  He is supervising students, from various disciplines in their research projects. He is assisting in module descriptors preparation for UG and PG programs in school of Science and Engineering. He is also responsible for checking plagiarism for research projects reports.  

Lecturer Oct 2017-Present 

Natural Resource Engineering and Management Department, University of Kurdistan Hewler, Kurdistan, Iraq

Lecturer Oct 2013- Oct 2017
Natural Resource Engineering and Management Department, University of Kurdistan Hewler, Kurdistan, Iraq
Research Associate 2012-2013
Environmental Science Department, COMSATS, Pakistan
Environmental Scientist
Project Procurement International, Islamabad March 2010- April 2011
Lecturer/Vice Principal
Allama Iqbal Public School and College, Havelian, Abbottabad May 2008-November 2008

1. Asma and Iftikhar (2018) "Transformations of Phosphorus and Other Plant Nutrients in Poultry Litter Composted with Sugarcane and Cabbage Wastes" Compost Science & Utilization-  26:2, 114-127, DOI: 10.1080/1065657X.2017.1396268

2. Iftikhar and Faridullah (2017) "Reducing the Leachability of Nitrate, Phosphorus and Heavy metals from soil suing waste material" Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering" Vol. 34, No. 03, pp. 715 – 726, July – September, 2017 dx.doi.org/10.1590/0104-6632.20170343s20150617

3. Zobia Anwar, Muhammad Irshad and Iftikhar Fareed (2015) “SPINACH (Spinacia oleracea L.) Response and accumulation of salts in soil under surface and subsurface wastewater irrigation” Fresenius Environmental Bulletin; Vol. 24, No.9.2015

4. Ali Naz, Iftikhar Fareed, Abdullah Khan and Muhammad Irshad (2015) “Speciation of heavy metals during co-composting of livestock manure” Polish Journal of chemical technology; Vol.7, No.3 pp.19-23

5. Shazia Gul and Iftikhar Fareed (2015) “Reducing Heavy Metals Extraction from Contaminated Soils Using Organic and Inorganic Amendments- a Review” Polish Journal of Environmental Study; Vol. 24, No. 3; 2015, 11

6. Z. Hussain and Iftikhar Fareed (2015) “Interaction of Phosphorus and Potassium on Maize (Zea mays L.) in Saline-Sodic Soil” Journal of Agriculture Science; Volume 7, No. 3; 2015, pp 66-78.

7. Anwar and Iftikhar Fareed (2015) “Characterization and Recycling of Organic Waste after Co-Composting ? A Review” Journal of Agriculture Science; Volume 7, No. 4; 2015

8. Muhammad Irshad and Iftikhar Fareed (2014) “Influence of Improvement of watercourses on Farming System in KPK-Pakistan” CAB International and Polish Scientific Journal, Volume 158, Issue 7.

9. Iftikhar Fareed and Muhammad Kashif (2014) “SEROPREVALENCE of Anaplasma sp. IN sheep (OVIS ARIES) by Elisa in Peshawar, Pakistan” International Journal of Current Research Vol 6, Issue, 01, pp.4502-4504, January, 2014

10. Muhammad Kashif and Iftikhar Fareed (2014) “First Record on Serological study of Anaplasma marginale Infection in Ovis aries by ELISA, in District Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan” International Journal of Engineering Research and General Science Volume2, Issue3, May, 2014

11. Maria Sabeen and Iftikhar Fareed (2013) Cadmimum Phytoremediation by Arundo donaxl from contaminated soil and water” BioMed Research International Volume 2013, Article ID 324830, pp, 9.

1. Undergraduate project “Impact of Landfill Leachate on the groundwater quality: A case
study of Substation Solid waste (Artush Company site).
2. Undergraduate project “Assessment of Drilling waste management in Kurdistan”.
3. Undergraduate “Environmental Impact Assessment of Taq Taq oil field Erbil Kurdistan”.
4. Undergraduate Knowledge “Attitude and Practices (KAP) survey on water use and Hygiene in selected schools of Erbil”.
5. Individual project “Impact of Drilling waste on surface and Ground water resources; A case study of Oil field”.
6. Individual project “Assessing the impacts of current Sanitation practices on community Health in Erbil city”.
7. Undergraduate project “Water borne diseases assessment: A case study of Refugees’ Camps in KRG”.
8. Undergraduate project “Study of the use of treated wastewater for ground water Recharge in Erbil city”.
9. Undergraduate project “Assessment of temporal and spatial changes in Ground water quality of Erbil city”.
10. Undergraduate project “Study of Improving and maintaining the WASH services provided by Local and International Agencies in selected Refugee’s Camps”.
11. Undergraduate project “Assessing the Environmental sustainability of water, sanitation and hygiene practices in selected refugee’s camps”.
Research is focused on the connection between water (including sanitation and hygiene) and health – especially the link between science, society and Engineering practice.

Water Supply 

Wastewater and Drainage

Water Quality

Research Methods

Environmental Management

Project Management (WRE)

Introduction to Ecology 

Sociology for engineers 

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