Faculty & Staff
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: Ph.D, Zhejiang University, China; Post-doc, University of Kassel, Germany; Alexander von Humboldt Fellow
Area of Interest: Studying soil microbial biomass and biochemical parameters as an indicator of changes in soil ecosystem, Role of soil microbial biomass and its associated pool of nutrients in plant nutrition, Improving phosphorus use efficiency in soil-plant system through stimulation of soil microbial activity, Recycling of organic wastes and nutrients release to crop plants
Email: khalidsaifullah@uaar.edu.pk, khan_ks@hotmail.com
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: PhD, Adelaide University, Australia (Herold Woolhouse Award for the Best PhD)
Area of Interest: Structural and molecular fingerprinting of soil organic matter and biochars using state-of-the-art 13C NMR and Pyrolysis GC/MS in conjunction with Molecular Mixing Model and role of the chemistry of soil organic matter in binding affinities and behaviour of organic contaminants in soil, Carbon sequestration through biochar as amendment, Ageing and sequestration of pesticides/organic contaminants in long-term contaminated soils and their enhanced release & remediation, Chemical residues of pesticides in soils; fruits and vegetables, Ecological risk assessment of xenobiotics
Email: riaz@uaar.edu.pk
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: Ph.D (Soil Science)
Area of Interest: Bio / phytoremediation , Soil microbiology & biochemistry , Soil fertility
Email: jilani62@yahoo.com, jilani@uaar.edu.pk
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: Post Doc, Ph. D (Soil Science)
Area of Interest: Soil Molecular Microbiology, Bacterial systematic, Soil Metagenomics & Transcriptomics
Email: hayat@uaar.edu.pk
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: Postdoc (Australia), PhD (Soil Science, Pakistan)
Area of Interest: Soil and water conservation & management, Soil organic carbon sequestration and modeling, Soil physical properties and processes
Email: shahzadasohail@uaar.edu.pk, shahzadasohail@gmail.com
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: Ph D (Soil Science), Zhejiang University, China, Post-doctorate, Colorado University, USA
Area of Interest: Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry , Soil and Water Pollution , Environmental Soil Chemistry
Email: akmal@uaar.edu.pk
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: Ph.D. (NJAU, China), Postdoc (KSU, KSA)
Area of Interest: Use of biochar technology for improving soil health for climate-smart rainfed agriculture, Greenhouse gases (GHGs)-CO2 CH4 & N2O- emission mitigation strategies for agro-ecosystem, Development of carbon based fertilizers for efficient nutrient use efficiency, Soil carbon sequestration and soil management in changing climate.
Email: qaiseruaf@gmail.com, qaiser.hussain@uaar.edu.pk
HEC Approved Supervisor
Qualification: PhD (Soil Science), PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi
Area of Interest: Waste Management of Food and Animals , Organic Waste Recycling , Composting of organic wastes
Email: arshadnawaz @uaar.edu.pk; anch1970@yahoo.co.uk; anch1970@gmail.com
Qualification: PhD (Soil Science), PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi
Area of Interest: Using organic amendments to improve soil fertility; conservation of water and water resources
Email: tanveeriqbal@uaar.edu.pk
Qualification: PhD Soil Science
Area of Interest: Soil Molecular and cellular Microbiology, Bacterial Taxonomy including validation of novel taxa, Plant-bacterial mutualisms and adaptive plant traits that modulate beneficial bacterial infections, Rhyzobium-legume symbiosis
Email: rabiakhalid@uaar.edu.pk