Biography

Dr. Kauser Adbulla Malik is a Distinguished National Professor of Biotechnology, presently leading Biotechnology Program at Forman Christian College (a Chartered University), Lahore. He is a fellow of Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) and The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS). Research rea od Dr. Malik is Plant Biotechnology with focus on Molecular Plant Microbial Interactions. He has more than 250 publications with morethan 10,000 citations. Dr Kauser Malik has been founding Director General of the National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (NIBGE), Faisalabad. He is former Chairman of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) (1998-2001) Member, (Bio Sciences) of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) (2001-2006); and Member (Food and Agricultural) of Planning Commission of Pakistan (2006-2008). He has been bestowed three civil awards by the President of Pakistan, i.e. Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, 1998; Sitara-e-Imtaz, 1998; Hilal-e-Imtiaz, 2004, for his services to science.