Muneer is a Professor of Sociology and Head of Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy at the Lahore School of Economics. He has previously worked as a Senior Research Fellow at Columbia University, He has also served as the Director for the Centre for South Asian Studies and the Director of Welfare, OPF.

His major publications include A review of the Recruitment Policy for Power Distribution Wing of WAPDA , and ‘Aspects of Pakistan’s Politics and Administration’, Punjab University.

He has an M.A. from the University of Punjab and Ph.D. from Muenster University.