Muhammad Mukhtiar Kazi

Professor,

Department of Anthropology & Archeology, Faculty of Natural Sciences

University of Sindh, Jamshoro. Pakistan.

Office: 0092-22-9213181- 90

mailto: mukhtiar.kazi@usindh.edu.pk 


Personal:
 

First Name:                              Muhammad Mukhtiar Kazi

Father's Name:                         Muhammad Hashim Kazi

Date and Place of Birth:            November 08th,1945, Karachi

Marital Status:                          Married

Nationality:                               Pakistani

National ID Card (Pakistan):     45203- 9111149 - 3

Permanent Address:                  H.# A-1340, Kazi A. Samee Street, Rohri, District Sukkur, Sindh, Pakistan. Tel. 071-5650115

 

Present/Postal Address:            B. # C-4, Sindh University, Employees Colony

                                                University of Sindh, Jamshoro 

                                                Tel. 022-2772244

 

 

Academic Qualification: 

 

S. NO.

DEGREE

SUBJECT

YEAR

             UNIVERSITY

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.

M.A.

Archaeology

1978

Cambridge University.

2.

B. Ed.

Education

1972

Sindh University

3.

M.A

Geography

1970

Karachi University

4.

B.A. (Hons.)

Geography

1969

Karachi University

 

Employment:

  

POSITION

PERIOD

ORGANIZATION 

Professor (Visiting) & Chairman

2007- Up-to-date

University of Sindh, Department of Anthropology and Archaeology

Professor

1993 - 2005

Department of Archaeology, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur

 

Associate Professor

1988 - 1993

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Assistant Professor

1980 - 1988

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Lecturer

1978 - 1980

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Lecturer

1974 - 1978

Far East & South East Asia Study Centre, University of Sindh.

Lecturer

1973 - 1974

Allama Iqbal College, Karachi

 

ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

S. NO.

ASSIGNMENTS

PERIOD

1.

Chairman, Department of Archeology, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

1978 - 91

1994 - 96

2.

Chairman, Gymkhana Committee, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

1978 - 90

1991 - 94

1995 - 96

3.

Incharge Student Affairs, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

1981 - 91

4.

Provost (Hostels), Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

1988 - 91

5.

Editor, Scientific Sindh Annual Research Journal

1993 - 96

6.

Chairman Colony Affairs, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

1999 - 2005

7.

Chairman Department of Anthropology and Archaeology University of Sindh, Jamshoro.

2007- Up-to-date


 

Member of Learned Bodies:

 

S. NO.

MEMBER OF LEARNED BODIES

PERIOD

1.

Member of Syndicate

1992 - 94

2.

Member of Senate

1989 - 05

3.

Member of Academic Council

1989 - 05

4.

Member of Advance Studies and Research Board (ASRB)

1997 - 99

5.

Chairman, Board of study in Archaeology

1992 - 95

6.

Member Board of Study in Archaeology

1988 - 91

1996 - 05

7.

Member Board of study in Geography

1987 - 89

1992 - 95

8.

Chairman Board of Study in Anthropology and Archaeology University of Sindh

2007- Up-to-date

9.

Member of Senate University of Sindh

2007- Up-to-date

 

Excavation Experience:

                       

S. No.

Site

Excavation Director

Excavation

Year

Organized by

1.

Shelford

(Iron Age Site)

Dr. John Alexander Fellow of St. John College Cambridge

Fifteen days

July

1977

Board of Extramural Studies Cambridge, UK.

2.

Cambridge (Rescue site) in City

             -do-

      -do-

July 1978

       -do-

3.

Lakheen-jo-Daro

Prof. M. Mukhtiar Kazi

Twenty days

Nov. 1996

SALU. Khaipur & Govt. Dept. of Arch. Pakistan

4

Lakhueen-Jo-Daro

Prof. M. Mukhtiar Kazi, Deputy Director, Excavation

Fifteen days

2000

SALU. Khairpur

 

                                                                       

Visit Abroad:

           

Country

Duration

Year

Purpose

Cambridge England

Two years

1976 to 78

Tripos course in Archaeology, at Cambridge University.

2.France (Brittiny)

Two Weeks

1978 March

Study of Megalithic Monuments of France

 

 

Conferences Attended:

 

Name of Conferences

Place

Year

Organized by

Symposium on Indus

Karachi

December 27th 1978

National Commission for Cooperation   with   UNESCO.

International Symposium on Islamic Art, Architecture, calligraphy Archaeology (Hijra celebration, Peshawar

Peshawar

1981

Department of Archaeology, University  of  Peshawar

1st International Conference on Pakistan Archaeology.

Peshawar

March 1st to 4th 1982

Department of Archeology, Peshawar

Third South Asia Archaeological Congress

Islamabad

1988

Department of Archaeology & Museum  Govt. of  Pakistan.

 

Post Graduate Research:

  • At present under taking research leading to Ph.D.

  • Topic Stone Age in Sindh: with special Reference of "Rohri Hills". Three Phd Seminar's have been conducted Successfully.  The written work has been completed.

  • Research Supervisor for M.Sc. (Final) Dissertation, Department of Archaeology

 

Sr. No.

Degree

Submitted Monograph

Year

1.

M.Sc

Four

1979

2.

-do-

Seven

1980

3.

-do-

Seven

1985

4.

-do-

Eight

1988

5.

-do-

Six

1989

6.

-do-

Four

1990

7.

-do-

Six

1991

8.

-do-

Four

1992

9.

-do-

Four

1993

 

Research Supervisor for M. Phil Archaeology:

  

Sr. No.

Name

Degree

Year

1.

Mr. Qasid Hussain Mallah

M.Phil.

1994

2.

Mr. Syed Shakir Ali

M.Phil.

1996


 

Research Projects:

  1. Field Coordinator. International Joint Research Project "Rohri Hills", (University of Venice, Italy and S.A.L.U. Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan)       1993-95.

  2. Director Excavation. Site Lakhueen-Jo-Daro, at Sukkur. Sponsored by Shah Abdul Latif University and Department of Archaeology and Museums, Government of Pakistan, Karachi, 1996.

  3. Co-Director. International Joint Research Project "Rohri Hills" Sponsored by University of Venice, Italy and Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur, 1996-98.

  4. Co-Director. International Joint Research Project "Conservation of Archaeology Monuments and Sites", in conjunction with Oxford Archaeological Unit, U.K. 1998.

  5. Deputy Director Excavation. Archaeological site Lakhueen-Jo-Daro Excavation, 2000.

Publications:

 

  1. Early Historic Period Discoveries in Sindh: Buddhist Sites. Proceeding of Third South Asian Archeological Congress Islamabad, 1988. Published by: The Department of Archaeology & Museums Government of Pakistan, Karachi.

  2. Lakhueen-Jo-Daro. Journal of Central Asia Vol.XII No.1, 1989, Published by: Quaid-e-Azam, University, Islamabad.

  3. The development of Metallurgy in Mesopotamia. The Commerce & Economic Review Vol.IV.No.1, 1990. Published by Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

  4. Thariri Iban Odho A Site of Indus Civilization. Journal of Central Asia Vol.XIV No.1, 1991. Published by Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.

  5. Economic Role of the Temples in Mesopotamia. Journal of Area Study Centre Middle East 1991. Published by University of Balochistan, Quetta.

  6. Taloor-Ji-Bhit An Indus Site. Journal of Central Asia Vol.xiv No.1 1992. Published by Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.

  7. Mechanism of Mercantile in Mohenjodaro. The Commerce & Economic Review Research Journal, 1993. Published by Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

  8. Economic and Ecological Investigation of Archaeological Sites in the Desert Area of Thar. The Commerce & Economic Review, Research Journal 1993. Published by Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

  9. New Discoveries of Late Palaeolithic Sites on the Rohri Hills (Sindh-Pakistan). Rivista Di archaeologia Ann.XVIII, 1994. Published by University of Venice, Italy.

  10. A Mesolithic Site near Thari in the Thar Desert (Sindh-Pakistan). Ancient Sindh, Annual Journal of Research, Volume-2, 1995. Published by Faculty of Natural Science, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

  11. An Acheulian Workshop at Ziarat Pir Shaban on the Rohri Hills (Sindh-Pakistan). Journal South Asian Studies, 12:49-62, Cambridge, 1996. Published by: University of Cambridge.

  12. The Palaeolithic Industries of the Rohri Hills (Sindh- Pakistan). Ancient Sindh, Annual Journal of Research Volume-3, 1996. Published by Faculty of Natural Science, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

  13. Excavation at the Late (Upper) Palaeolithic site of Ziarat Pir Shaban 2 (ZPS2) in the Rohri Hills (Sindh-Pakistan). Journal Origini XXII, 1998-2000 Rome, Italy.