Dr. Shakeel Mahmood is working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography, GC University, Lahore, Pakistan. He is M.Sc. in Geography (Gold Medalist), M.Sc. in GIS, M.Phil in Environmental Science and Ph.D. in Geography. Recently, Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China has accepted him as IRDR Young Scientist based on his research. He is leading the Disaster Risk Modelling & Management research group. Dr. Mahmood has research experience in flood risk modelling and management, spatial hydrological modelling, rainfall-runoff modelling, susceptibility modelling, vulnerability assessment, hazard assessment and damage assessment.