Dr Shaheen


Dr Shaheen

Associate Professor
Information Technology & Analytics

Short Bio

Shaheen is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Analytics and Information Technology at the Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), Hyderabad in India. Shaheen received her Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science from Kakatiya University and Post Graduate Degree in Computers from Osmania University. She is awarded Ph. D. in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) for her thesis on “Half Logistic Software Reliability: Two Step Approach” from Acharya Nagarjuna University.

Dr.Shaheen a statistician by interest and technologist by qualification has more than two decades of teaching experience. Her interests include Data Science, Machine Learning and Deep Learning using R Studio and Python, Statistics for Management, Software Engineering, and Artificial Intelligence. Her research activities are currently three-fold: while the first research activity is related to the study of problems using Statistical Process Control (SPC) techniques for monitoring software reliability; the second research theme is relating to Data Science and its applications; while the third research theme is related to socio-economic studies of religious minorities in India. She presented various academic and research based papers at several national and international conferences.

Academic Area and Degrees

  • Academic Area: Information Technology, Business Analytics and Data Science
  • Degrees: M.Sc. Computer Science, Ph. D. Computer Science Engineering

Academic Appoinments

  • Lecturer, St.Francis College for Women (2000-2004)
  • Lecturer, SIMACS (2004-2005)
  • Lecturer, Aurora’s Degree and PG College (2005-2007)
  • Assistant Professor, IPE (2007 onwards)

Courses Teaching

  • IT for Management, Business Analytics for Managers, Python for Machine Learning and Data Science, Python for Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence, Statistics for Management

Research Statement

  • Methodological and theoretical research, as well as a considerable portion of my applied and collaborative work, addresses faults in the software and checks for its reliability statistically. My work is the establishment of a new perspective where one assumes stochastic process models for identifying and tracking errors in a software application.

Research Interests

  • Software Engineering
  • Machine Learning and Deep Learning
  • Decision Science

Featured work and Publications


  • Principal Investigator for the research project funded by ICSSR, titled “Minorities in India: A Socio-Economic Study”
  • Co-Investigator for the research project funded by UGC titled “Study on the Climate Change: Impact on Rural Livelihoods”


  • Impact of Lockdown on Unorganized Workers during Covid19 – A Case of Telangana State, Design Engineering
  • Artificial Neural Network Modelling Implication, Journal of Qualitative Inquiry
  • A User Oriented Software Reliability Model, TEST Engineering and Management – Scopus Indexed
  • Access to ICT in Communicating and Disseminating the Socio-Economic Needs: A Case of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, International Journal of Engineering & Scientific Research (IJESR)
  • SPRT – Two Step Approach: HLSRGM, International Journal of Computer Engineering & Technology (IJCET)
  • Two Step Approach for Software Reliability: HLSRGM, International Journal of Emerging Trends & Technology (IJCTT)
  • Two Step Approach for Software Process Control: HLSRGM, International Journal of Emerging Trends & Technology in Computer Science (IJETTCS)
  • Business Analytics and Business Intelligence: A boon or bane for Public Sector Enterprises, Paper presented at the 3rd IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analytics and Intelligence at IIM Ahmedabad. The digital documentation of the paper presented is available with ISBN No: 978-81-909529-2-7

Book Publications

  • Millennium Development Goals and Muslim Minorities in India: A Status Report, published by Academic Foundation and presented in an International seminar titled “The Indian Social Sector – Trends and Issues”, sponsored by ICSSR
  • Public Private Partnerships in Higher Education: Indian Perspective, published by Macmillan Publishers, in an Edited Volume titled Facets for Quality in Higher Education

Awards & Honours

  • Invited as subject expert for preparing question bank on Emerging Areas as part of the Student Learning Assessment (SLA) Project for the National initiative of AICTE
  • Selected as Evaluator by MHRD’s Innovation Cell, GoI and AICTE for the Toycathon – 2021, Grand Finale
  • Empanelled as Research Methodology Expert Member from the State of Telangana by Training & Capacity Building Division, ICSSR, GoI
  • Empanelled as Subject Expert in Statistics and Data Science with a reputed MNC