Khan Bahadar Marwat
|Current Position||Phone No.||0944-885527|
|Born in||Lakki Marwat, Pakistan in 15/08/1953||Year Elected||2014|
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA): PhD (Weed Science), 1988; University of Peshawar, Peshawar: PhD (Botany),1985; MSc (Botany) 1975; BSc, University of Peshawar, 1973.
Vice Chancellor, The Agriculture University, Peshawar/SBBU, Sheringel, Dir Upper; Meritorious Professor, 2004- 2010; Professor, 1995-2004; Associate Professor, 1987-1995; Assistant Professor, 1982-1986; Lecturer, 1977-1982; Plant Taxonomist, 1976-1977, Agriculture University, Peshawar.
Sitara-i-Imtiaz by Government of Pakistan, 2012; President of Pakistan’s Medal for S&T, 2008; HEC Best University Teacher Award for 2005; Outstanding Weed Science Award from Governor Punjab, 1993; Quaid-e-Azam Gold Medal, 2011; Research Productivity Award by Pakistan Council of Science & Technology.
Fellowships / Memberships
Chairman, Agriculture Steering Committee of Italian sponsored Agriculture Development Project, Swat, Pakistan; Life Member and President, Weed Science Society of Pakistan; Life Member, International Weed Science Society; Member, Pakistan Botanical Society; Member & Founding President, Pakistan Ethnobotanical Society; Member, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology; President, Asia Pacific Weed Science Society (2007-2010); Executive Member Near-East, Weed Science Society (2007-date); Weed Science Society of Japan (2003-2010); Member, Weed Science Society of Philippine (2003-05); Member (Honorary), New York Academy of Sciences; Member (Honorary), Research Board of Advisors, The American Bibliographic Institute; Member, Weed Science Society of America (1984-91); Member, Core Group in Biological Science, HEC, Islamabad; Member, The University of Peace Foundation UNESCO CR; Principal Signatory of Memorandum of Sino-Pakistan Collaboration with Chinese Academy of Sciences for Biodiversity; Former Member, Pakistan Science Foundation; Member, Himalayan University Consortium; Member, Executive Committee of National Commission for Science and Technology, Pakistan.
Weed Ecology, Parasite Weeds, Invasive Weeds, Plant Taxonomy, Weed Management, Medicinal Plants, Ethnobotany.