Dr. Naima K. Gulrez served as Professor and Chairperson in the Department of Psychology before joining as Principal in the Women's College in July 2014. Prior to that she was Professor since July 2006, Associate Professor since April 1998 and lecturer since August 1988. She also taught in the National University of Rwanda, Central Africa for one academic year. Professor Naima Khatoon holds a PhD degree in Political Psychology for which she worked at Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi and Aligarh Muslim University. She has attended and presented papers in a number of National & International conferences, she also visited and delivered lectures in the University of Louis Ville, USA and in the University of Alba Iulia, Romania. She has authored/co-authored/edited six books and published a number of papers in the Journals of National and International repute. She has supervised fifteen PhD theses and large number of dissertations .Her area of specialization is in the field of Clinical, Health, Applied Social & Spiritual Psychology. She also served as the Deputy Coordinator of UGC assisted Special Assistance Program on Spiritual Psychology in the Department of Psychology, AMU. Apart from the academics Prof. Naima Khatoon Gulrez has vast experience in Educational administration .She served as Provost in IG Hall and twice in Abdullah Hall .She also served as Deputy Director Residential Coaching Academy, and Deputy Proctor of AMU.
As a student She was awarded the Papa Mian ?? Best Girl ?? award for all round excellence .She was elected twice to the WCSU. She has also hold the post of Literary Secretary and Senior Hall Monitor of both Abdullah Hall and Sarojini Naidu Hall.