Professor Dr. Sajid Ali joined the Department of Philosophy in 1979. He has been Chairman of the Department from March 15, 2006 to August 24, 2011 and held Iqbal Chair of Philosophy. He did his BA in 1971 and MA Philosophy in 1973 from Government College, Lahore, and got two Academic Rolls of Honour. He was awarded PhD on writing a dissertation
entitled “Metaphysics of Shah Ismail Shaheed”. There are more than a dozen research papers to his credit. Logic, Critical Rationality, Philosophy of Social Sciences, Philosophy of Science, Muslim Philosophy and Karl Popper are his major research interests.