M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D
Background & Educational Qualification
Dr. Md. Mahamood is an Assistant Professor in the School of Life and Allied Health Sciences. Dr. Mahamood did his M. Sc., M. Phil. and Ph. D. from Aligarh Muslim University in the years 1999, 2002 and 2006 respectively. He has been a recipient of State Merit Scholarship and WAKF Board Merit Scholarship. During his predoctoral research he was a recipient of Junior Research Fellowship of the Ministry of Environment and Forests. He also worked as a Research Associate of the same funding agency. He has successfully completed a project under the scheme of Fast Track Projects for Young Scientists of the Department of Science and Technology. Dr. Mahamood has served the Department of Zoology, Aligarh Muslim University four times as a Guest Faculty and three times as an Assistant Professor (adhoc) and guided several M. Sc. students in their dissertations. He has also served the Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences twice as a Visiting Faculty in the scale of an Associate Professor.
Dr. Mahamood has presented his research findings in various national and international conferences/workshops/symposia and has successfully completed a summer school on Advances in Entomopathogenic Nematodes, Microbes and Bioagents for Eco-safe Management of Pests of Agricultural Importance. He has published a good number of research papers in reputed international journals and a few papers in national journals of good reputation. He also has edited a book Microbiology in Agriculture and Human Health published by Intech Open Access Publisher, Croatia andcontributed four book chapters. Dr. Mahamood is a reviewer of journals like Journal of Parasitic diseases (Elseviers), Indian Farming etc. He is also the Editor in Chief of International Research Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences (ISSN: 2349-4077, SJIF: 2.818).