Faculty & Staff
Dr. Ghulam Bilal
Assistant Professor

PhD Animal Breeding and Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (2012)
Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics
Phone : +92-51-9290115  
Mobile : +92-333-9926030  
Fax :
Email : [email protected]
Address : Room No. S-8, Second Floor, Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics, Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, , PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi.
Work Experience : 5 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Quantitative and Statistical Genetics and Genomics; Animal Breeding and Genetics; Genetics related to Milk Fat and Protein Quality.
  • Total Publications : 15
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Bilal, G., R. I. Cue, A. F. Mustafa and J. F. Hayes. 2012. Genetic relationships among health related fatty acids in milk of Canadian Holsteins. Oral presentation at ADSA-AMPA-ASAS-CSAS-WSASAS Joint Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, July 15-19, 2012. Abstract: 231. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 90(Suppl. 3) / J. Dairy Sci. 95(Suppl. 3): 226. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    2. G. Bilal, R. I. Cue and J. F. Hayes. 2013. Genetic correlations between feed intake and type traits in dairy cattle. Accepted for oral presentation at ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 8-12, 2013. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 91(E-Suppl. 2) / J. Dairy Sci. 96(E-Suppl. 1): 388. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    3. M. Moaeen-ud-Din, G. Bilal, and H. M. Waheed. 2013. Genomic Selection of Sahiwal Cattle: A Developing Country Perspective. Accepted for oral presentation at ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 8-12, 2013. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 91(E-Suppl. 2) / J. Dairy Sci. 96(E-Suppl. 1): 442. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    4. G. Bilal, M. Moaeen-ud-Din, M. Aqeel, A. Ijaz, M. S. Khan, M. Y. Gondal, K. M. Khan, M. Mukhtar and M. N. Manzoor. 2014. Effects of breed, sex, parity, birth year and birth season on body weight traits for five local cattle breeds and crossbreds in arid region of Punjab, Pakistan. Accepted for poster presentation at ADSA-ASAS-CSAS Joint Annual Meeting, Kensas city, Missouri, USA July 20-24, 2014. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 92(E-Suppl. 2) / J. Dairy Sci. 97(E-Suppl. 1): 459. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    5. M. Moaeen-ud-Din, G. Bilal, and M. S. Khan. 2014. Genomic Selection of Nili-Ravi Buffalo. Accepted for oral presentation at ADSA-ASAS-CSAS Joint Annual Meeting, Kensas City, Missouri, USA July 20-24, 2014. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 92(E-Suppl. 2) / J. Dairy Sci. 97(E-Suppl. 1): 86. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    6. M. Moaeen-ud-Din and G. Bilal. 2014. Buffalo and cattle sequence diversity and molecular evolution. Accepted for oral presentation at ADSA-ASAS-CSAS Joint Annual Meeting, Kensas City, Missouri, USA July 20-24, 2014. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 92(E-Suppl. 2) / J. Dairy Sci. 97(E-Suppl. 1): 89. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    7. G. Bilal, M. Moaeen-ud-Din, M. Waseem, N. Ullah, J. M. Reecy, M. S. Khan and M. Yaqoob. 2015. A survey of management practices adopted by goat breeders in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Pakistan. Accepted for oral presentation at ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, USA July 12-16, 2015. Published at J. Anim. Sci. 93(E-Suppl. 3) / J. Dairy Sci. 98(E-Suppl. 2): 816. (Impact Factor: 2.573)

    8. Muhammad Haseeb Malik, Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din, Ghulam Bilal, Abdul Ghaffar, Raja Danish Muner, GhazalaKaukab Raja, and Waqas Ahmad Khan. 2018. Development of amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers for the identification of Cholistani cattle. Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 387-394

    9. Bilal, G., R. I. Cue, A. F. Mustafa, and J. F. Hayes. 2014. Effects of parity, age at calving and stage of lactation on fatty acid composition of milk in Canadian Holsteins. Can. J Anim. Sci. 94: 401- 410. (Impact Factor: 0.960)

    10. Moaeen-ud-Din, M. and Bilal, G. 2015. Sequence diversity and molecular evolutionary rates between buffalo and cattle. J. Anim. Breed. Genet. 132(1):74-84 (Impact Factor: 2.059)

    Awards & Honors
    1. Development of genetic evaluation model for Dhanni cattle as potential beef cattle in Potohar region of Punjab, funded by NSLP, PSF (3.10 million Rs., 3 years) as PI (Approved)

    2. Development of breed identification markers for Pakistani dairy cattle breeds, submitted to NSLP, PSF (4.42 million Rs., 3 years) as CoPI (Approved).

    3. Winner of Graduate Research Enhancement and Travel (GREAT) award from McGill University Canada for oral presentation of research paper at Joint Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona USA in July 2012

    4. Winner of PhD Scholarship from the PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan under faculty development program from September 2008 to August 2012

    5. Winner of Provost Graduate Fellowship (CAD 5,000) from McGill University, Montreal, Canada in September 2008

    6. Winner of University Merit Scholarship from the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan throughout the M.Sc (Hons.) program

    7. Winner of Internal Merit Scholarship from the University of Agriculture Faisalabad, throughout the B.Sc (Hons.) program