Dr. Khalida Naseem obtained her PhD degree in Chemistry from School of Chemistry, University of the Punjab, Lahore. She served as a Lecturer in Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore from August 2016 to June 2017. She served as Research Assistant at the University of the Punjab from October 2017 to October 2019. She is currently serving as Assistant Professor in Faculty of Sciences, University of Central Punjab, Lahore. She has published 45 articles in international journals of good repute with an accumulative impact factor of 217.342. She presented her research work as poster/oral presenter at National and International level. Her area of research is the synthesis of smart polymers, microgels, hybrid polymer microgels, metal nanoparticles fabrication and their use in the field of catalysis, adsorption and water treatment. Dr. Khalida Naseem is a member of the Chemical Society of Pakistan and American Institute of Chemical engineers (AIChE).