Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Dr. Najam ul Sehar Afshan

Associate Professor
Dr. Najam ul Sehar Afshan

Dr. Najam ul Sehar Afshan is working as Assistant Professor of Botany in Centre for Undergraduate studies since 2009. She did her Ph.D. from Department of Botany, University of the Punjab and her area of specialization is Mycology and Plant pathology (Rusts, Smuts, and Powdery Mildews). During this tenure, she has published 50 research papers in reputed Impact Factor/HEC recognized/foreign journal and has about 35 Impact Factor. She has completed 07 research projects funded by her own university and has submitted one research project (as PI) to HEC, Pakistan for approval. One Ph.D student has completed his Ph.D. under her supervision. She described/published 16 taxa of rust fungi new to science and participated/attended many international/national conferences/workshops and symposia. She is active member of different scientific societies like Mycological Society of America, Botanical Society of Pakistan etc. and also served as reviewer of different international journals as well as external examiner of Ph.D., M.Phil/MS and BS theses at university level.

Designation:- Associate Professor