|Current Position||Professor Emeritus & Director Research GC University, Lahore||Phone No.||042-99214601|
|Born in||Lahore, Pakistan in 03/05/1952||Year Elected||2006|
BSc 1973 & MSc 1975 Government College Lahore PhD 1992 University ofthe Punjab Lahore Post Doc (2006) Cornell University NY USA
Acting Vice Chancellor ( 09-03-2011 to 24-07-2011& 28-01-2012 to 08-02-2012)Dean Faculty of Science and Technology 04-01-2010 to 04-03-2012 DirectorInstitute of Industrial Biotechnology GCU Lahore 2005 to date Professor GCULahore 2000 to date Associate Professor GC Lahore 1998-2000 AssistantProfessor GC Lahore 1993-1998 Lecturer GC Lahore 1983-1993 GovtFC College 1981-1983 Govt Islamia College Kasur 1981 Govt TI CollegeChenabnagar 1979-1981
Best Teachers Award 2002 Productive Scientist of Pakistan by PCST(2002-2004 2006 2008 2009 2010) Sitara-i-Imtiaz Govt of Pakistan 2004Fulbright scholarship Cornell University New York USA 2005 FellowPakistan Academy of Sciences (2006) 2nd Asias B-School Award for outstandingcontribution to education by CMO Asia Singapore (2011)
Fellowships / Memberships
Member, College Implementation Committee for New System (1997-1999); Chairman, Award Committee (1997-1998); Chairman, Societies Board, GC University, Lahore (2001-2007); Pakistan Botanical Society: Joint Secretary (1990-1992); General Secretary (1998-2000); Vice President (2000-2002); President (2008-2011); General Secretary, Biological Society of Pakistan (2000 to date); Executive Member, Phytopathological Society of Pakistan (1992 to date); Vice-Chairperson, International Organization for Biotechnology and Bioengineering (2007-2008); Life-Member, Pakistan Botanical Society; Member, International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED) (2003-2006); Member, Academic Council, GCU, Lahore; Member, Technical Committee of Biological Science, Pakistan Science Foundation; Member, American Chemical Society; Biological Society of Pakistan; Member, Biotechnology Society of Pakistan; Member, Board of Studies (Botany), Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad; GC University, Lahore:Member, Core Group on Life Sciences; Convener, Board of Studies in Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Lahore; President, Pakistan Chapter of Federation of Asian Biotech Associations; Member, Board of Trustees & Selection Board, Pakistan Science Foundation; Member, Selection Committee, Nawaz Sharif Agriculture University, Multan; Member, Selection Board and Syndicate, GC University, Faisalabad; Member, Board of Studies and Academic Council, Biotechnology and Microbiology, BZ University, Multan; Member, Selection Board and Syndicate, UVAS, Lahore; Member, Board of Studies in Biotechnology, LCW University, Lahore.
Industrial Biotechnology and Microbiology.