Institute of Sustainable Halophyte Utilization
University of Karachi, Karachi
- Ph.D. Salt tolerance in plants.1983.
University of Sussex, England.
Thesis: Salt tolerance studies in some
- M. Phil. Stress Tolerance in Plants. 1977.
University of Sindh, Pakistan.
Thesis: Metabolic changes in wheat as affected
by soil salinity.
- M. Sc. Soil Science. 1966. University of Sindh,
Thesis: Salt tolerance in crop plants
I have more than 30 years of research / administration
experience working at the Nuclear Institute
of Agriculture (formerly Atomic Energy Agricultural
Research Centre), Tandojam, Pakistan which is
an establishment of the Pakistan Atomic Energy
commission in various capacities: Assistant
Scientific Officer-1968 to 1971, Scientific
Officer - 1971 to 1976, Senior Scientific Officer
- 1976 to 1983, Principal Scientific Officer
- 1983 to 1997, Chief Scientific Officer and
Head Plant Physiology Division - 1997 to 2000,
Director of the Institute - 2000 to 2002 and
Advisor - September 2002 to August 2004. Duties
included planning and execution of research
projects on various aspects of plant Physiology
/ Soil Science / Agronomy / Agroforestry, Main
interest "Salt tolerance in field crops
and woody species and gainful utilization of
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Pakistan Botanical Society
Soil Science Society of Pakistan