Dr. Mohammad Shahid Shaikh is current Chair of IEEE Karachi Section. He is affiliated with Habib University as Associate Dean of Academic Operations. Prior to joining Habib University in 2012, he was Head of Department of Electrical Engineering at FAST–National University, Karachi. Dr. Shaikh completed his PhD from McGill University, Canada in 2004 and worked there for about a year as post-doctoral fellow.
Dr. Shaikh has had long affiliation with IEEE. He was also Chair of IEEE Karachi in 2018 and Vice Chair in 2016 and 2017. He has been a member of the Executive Committee of IEEE Karachi Section for about ten years.