Hakoomat Ali

Bahauddin Zakariya University

Dr. Hakoomat Ali is a Professor of Agronomy and currently is Dean Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. He received his Ph.D. in “Crop Nutrition and Physiology” from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK. He was the recipient of the Merit Scholarship for Ph.D., abroad from the Ministry of Education, Islamabad, Pakistan (1994). He also got National Best Teacher Award from Higher Education Commission, Islamabad for the year 2014. His current work is focused on nutrient management of arable crops and is working to devise production technologies of different crops, especially during the present era of climate change in the world. He has established an advanced Crop Nutrition Laboratory at the Department of Agronomy, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan. He has published about 127 articles in peer-reviewed journals and many are in streamlined and written 4 book chapters. According to Scopus®, his publications have received roughly 1300 citations with an h-index of 23 and i10 index of 37. He is editor in chief of “Journal of Arable Crops and Marketing” published by escience press. He is an editor and reviewer for more than 100 peer-reviewed international journals. He has been honored by different authorities for his outstanding performance in different fields like research and education and has received the Research Productivity Award during 2011 and 2014 from Higher Education Commission, Pakistan. He has produced more than 100 M.Phil. and Ph.D. Scholars under his supervision. He has won various Research Projects worth Several Million from National and International Funding Agencies. He has completed about 22 Research Projects and 04 Projects are ongoing.