Talat Islam is working as an Assistant Professor at IBA, University of the Punjab since November 2017. Earlier he served Hailey College of Banking and Finance, University of the Punjab and Department of Business Administration, University of Sargodha. He earned his PhD in Management from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in 2014 and was awarded with best student award. One of his recent publication was awarded with "Highly Commended Literati Award- 2017" by EMERALD. He has successfully supervised 01 PhD and 24 MBA/MS (18-years) students.