Dr. Hidayat Ullah (Associate Professor) associated with teaching and research in the University of Swabi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He was born in 1979 and earned his Ph.D in the year 2011 from the University of Agriculture, Peshawar as Indigenous Fellow of the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. As a visiting scholar, he contributed towards the legume genome at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA. In the year 2014 he was awarded the prestigious Executive Endeavour Fellowship by the Ministry of Tourism and International Education, Government of Australia. He has been the Author of more than 50 peer-reviewed articles. Recently, he has been nominated by the Government of China for the post-doctoral studies under the Talented Young Scientist Program. Previously, he served in the Department of Agriculture Extension, Nuclear Institute for Food & Agriculture, Philip Morris International Pakistan, Plant Breeding Institute-University of Sydney and Legume Genomic Lab., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale-USA.