MALIK TARIQ MAHMOOD is a young dynamic professional with ability to work in diverse managerial positions, a team member who can work with minimum supervision, a team leader who can lead to success with growth possessing analytical skills, convincing communicational abilities and desire to excel in the profession. He is a life member of SPELT Islamabad Chapter and a member of Mass Media Forum, Islamabad. He is doing MPhil leading to PhD in Mass Communication from Allama Iqbal Open Universality, Islamabad, Pakistan. His book entitled "NEWS-SEEKING PATTERNS OF ACADEMICIANS AND ADMINISTRATORS OF ALLAMA IQBAL OPEN UNIVERSITY" was published. He has also written 4-5 research articles which are published in Euro Journals, United Kingdom, Resource Information Centre (ERIC), and ArticlesBase (Free Online Articles Directory).