Nasir's research is basically related to viral infections. During his M.Phil in the field of Virology & Immunology from NUST (Pak) he worked in several national and international research projects on Molecular Virology and Epidemiology of viruses like Dengue, HCV, HBV and HDV.
Nasir has also worked as Research Officer in the Molecular Diagnostic Lab of NUST from 2009 to 2011. He played a major role in the establishment of this lab and developing/optimizing different molecular diagnostic tests. From Jan 2012 until starting his PhD, he served as a Lecturer in Department of Microbiology, Hazara University.
BSc (Hons) Microbiology, M.Phil Virology & Immunology
His current research focus is Molecular Virology, specifically the major viral diseases of Pakistan like HCV, HBV and Dengue viruses.