Biological Sciences

Dr Mian Wajahat Hussain
Professor and Chairperson Department of Biological Sciences
PhD University of Florida, USA
More than 36 years of postgraduate teaching and research experience; taught at University of Florida; over 20 publications in national and international journals.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Plant Biochemistry, Enzymes Kinetics.
wajahathussain@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Kauser Abdulla Malik HI, SI, TI
Professor and Coordinator, Dean of Graduate Studies
PhD University of Aston, Birmingham, UK
Alexander Von Humboldt Fellow (Germany); Distinguished National Professor (Biotechnology); founder Director General NIBGE; former Chairman Pakistan Agriculture Research Council; member Biosciences, Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission; member (Food and Agriculture) Planning Commission, Islamabad; fellow Pakistan Academy of Sciences; fellow Third World Academy of Sciences over 250 publications in national and internationals journal; 5 patents.
Research interests: Molecular Biology of Plant Microbial Interactions, Osmo-Regulations and Bio-Energy Productions.
HEC-approved supervisor.
kausermalik@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr M Rehan Siddiqi AF
Professor Emeritus
PhD Miami University, Ohio, USA
President of Pakistan Best Teacher Award 1993; Fullbright Fellow; former Principal and Head of Botany Department, Forman Christian College; over 40 years of teaching experience
Research interests: Integrative Plant Anatomy.
mrehansiddiqi@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Leslye Johnson
Professor
PhD University of Maryland, USA
Branch Chief, Enteric and Hepatic Diseases, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, NIAI, NIH; former Chair of NIH Inter-Institute Hepatitis C Virus Working Group; post-doctoral Fellowships National Cancer Institute – Leukemia Society of America Fellow; DHSS’s Award for Distinguished Service; American Liver Foundation Award.
Research interests: Pathogenic Microbiology and Immunology, Host-Pathogen Interactions, Acute and Chronic Infectious Diseases and Their Control.
leslyejohnson@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Hamid Saeed
Registrar & Professor
PhD, MSc, MEd PU, Lahore
Over 35 years teaching experience.
Research interests: Paleopalynology, Environmental Sciences.
hamidsaeed@fccollege.edu.pk
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Dr Muhammad Arslan
Professor
PhD University of Wisconsin, USA
Former-Vice Chancellor, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad
HEC-approved supervisor.
muhammadarslan@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Samina Mehnaz
Professor
PhD Molecular Microbial Ecology QAU Islamabad /NIBGE Faisalabad
Alexander von Humboldt Fellow (Germany); National Science & Engineering Research Fellow (Canada); International Atomic Energy Agency Fellow (Vienna); Postdoctorate Fellow (USA); 35 international publications.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Molecular Microbial Ecology, Secondary Metabolites Production by Rhizobacteria
saminamehnaz@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Aftab Bashir
Professor
PhD University of Illinois, USA
aftabbashir@fccollege.edu.pk 

Dr Khalid Zamir Rasib
Associate Professor
PhD PU, Lahore
Post Doctorate Imperial College of Sciences, London, UK; publications in national and international journals.
Research interests: Biology of Termites, Integrated Pest Management Strategies, Biological Control of Pests, Feeding Preferences in Termites.
HEC approved superviser
khalidrasib@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Natasha Anwar
Associate Professor
PhD Microbiology Imperial College of Sciences, London; MSc Molecular Biology University of London; PGD Biomedical Ethics
Consultant molecular biologist, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Center, Lahore.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Molecular Diagnostics of Infectious Diseases, Molecular Biology of Cancers.
natashaanwar@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Asma Maqbool
Assistant Professor
PhD CEMB, Punjab University, Lahore
Over 10 publications in international journals.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Plant Molecular Biology, Stress Tolerance, Genomics
asmamaqbool@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Muhammad Irfan
Assistant Professor
PhD CEMB, Punjab University, Lahore
Part of doctoral research conducted in University of Illinois, USA; 8 publications in international journals.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Plant Molecular Biology, Stress Tolerance and Genomics.
muhammadirfan@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Aisha Saleem Khan
Assistant Professor
PhD Punjab University, Lahore
Part of doctoral research conducted in University of Miami, Ohio, USA 10 publications in national and international journals.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Plant Anatomy, Electronmicroscopy and Heavy Metal Toxicity.
aishasaleemkhan@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Saba Butt
Assistant Professor
PhD Punjab University, Lahore
Two publications in national journals.
Research interests: Animal physiology, Endocrinology and Health Microbiology.
sababutt@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Haroon Butt
Assistant Professor
PhD University of Vienna, Austria
haroonbutt@fccollege.edu.pk

Nadeem Asad
Assistant Professor
MPhil GCU, Lahore
On study leave, Fulbright Fellow USA

Dr Syed Farhat Ali
Assistant Professor
PhD SBS Punjab University, Lahore

Dr Deeba Noreen Baig
Assistant Professor
PhD SBS Punjab University, Lahore
deebabaig@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Muhammad Imran
Assistant Professor
PhD University of Manchester, UK

Umarah Mubeen
Lecturer
MPhil GCU, Lahore
umarahmubeen@fccollege.edu.pk