Executive Director

Samina A. Hasan

National Institute of Population Studies (NIPS)

Ms. Samina A. Hasan has joined as Executive Director, National Institute of Population Studies (NIPS) on 9th March, 2023.  She is one of the Senior most BS-22 officers of Secretariat Group from the 17th CTP who has served on several important positions including Additional Secretary, Revenue Division; Senior Joint Secretary, Cabinet Division; Secretary, National Commission on the Status of Women; Senior Joint Secretary/Joint Secretary, Statistics Division; Chief Instructor, Civil Services Academy, Lahore; Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Culture; and Director, (Social Protection) Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA) etc.  She has attended a number of training courses including the 6th Senior Management Course (2009) and the 97th National Management Course (2013). Her Individual Research Paper titled “Causes and Remedies of Risk Aversion among civil servants: Is there a way out for Civil Servants in Pakistan”, written during 97th NMC, was rated very highly and chosen for publication in the book titled “Civil Services of Pakistan, Dilemmas and Challenges” (2016), edited by Dr. Sarfraz Khawaja.