Dr. Saira Riaz is a leading figure in Physics education. She did her PhD and Post-Doc in 2008 and has been very active in teaching and research since then. She has published more than 200 papers with Impact Factor of more than 450. She has been in the top 5 physicists list of the country. She has successfully forwarded education at a very high level by teaching and supervising more than 8 PhD and 200 MPhil students; most of them girls. She has organized International Conferences not only in Pakistan but also in Korea and China. She has worked in the advisory capacity not only for Punjab University but also for many other universities in Pakistan.