Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Dr. Ahmad Ali Shahid

Dr. Ahmad Ali Shahid

I am working as Professor in Centre of Excellence in Molecular biology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. I joined university of the Punjab Lahore in 1988.I completed my PhD from University of the Punjab, Lahore and Post Doc from University of the Nottingham UK. My area of research includesPlant Molecular Biology, Plant Transformation, Plant Biosafety, Biological control of plant diseases, Plant Pathology, Plant Nematology and Forensic Science.
Presently, I am head of Plant Molecular Biology and Forensic Science Research Groups at Centre of Excellence in Molecular biology (CEMB). Seven PhD and forty five MPhil students have completed their degrees under my supervision.I achieved eight research grants from different agencies. I have published 06 books and more than 100 research publications with impact factor 120 and 500 plus citations.
I have been awarded by several awards and honors which include, three time performance evaluation award from University of the Punjab in years 2013, 2014 and 2015. I am also winner of PCST Research Productivity Award (2013-2014 and 2014-15). I am honored for being Member Board of Faculty of Life Sciences, University of the Punjab, Lahore, (1999 to 2000 and 2013-2015). Presently member Board of Studies of GCU, Faisalabad, IAGS, Lahore, University of Central Punjab, Lahore and CEMB, Lahore and also being a Faculty member of Biology Department, University College LondonUK during 1990-91.

Designation:- Professor