Associate Professor at Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering & Information Technology, Pakistan
Dr. Jallat Khan, Ph.D., is a dynamic academician and researcher based in Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan. 🌍 He currently serves as the Director of the Institute of Biological Sciences at Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering & Information Technology (KFUEIT) since May 20, 2022. 🎓 Dr. Khan has a rich academic background, earning his Ph.D. in Chemistry from The Islamia University Bahawalpur in 2015, with a focus on the phytochemical and biological screening of medicinal plants.
Dr. Jallat Khan, an academic trailblazer from Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan, holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry (2010-2015) 🧪 from The Islamia University Bahawalpur as an HEC Indigenous Scholar. His groundbreaking thesis focused on the phytochemical and biological screening of folk medicinal plants, Suaeda fruticosa and Cardaria chalepensis.
As an M. Phil. in Chemistry (2007-2009) 🎓 and HEC Indigenous Scholar at The Islamia University Bahawalpur, Dr. Khan explored the chemical detection and purification of Isoprenoids from an unexplored species of the genus Launaea, collected from Cholistan.
His academic journey began with an M.Sc. in Chemistry (2003-2005) 📚 from Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, where he delved into Organic Chemistry and Analytical Chemistry. Dr. Khan laid the foundation for his academic pursuits with a Bachelors of Science (2001-2003) 🎓 from The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, majoring in Chemistry, Botany, and Zoology.
🎓 Research/Professional Experience :
Dr. Jallat Khan’s professional journey is marked by diverse roles and impactful contributions. 🚀 Currently, he serves as the Director of the Institute of Biological Sciences at Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering & Information Technology (KFUEIT) since May 20, 2022, showcasing his leadership in the realm of biological sciences. 🌱
🏆 Teaching Experience :
Dr. Jallat Khan’s commitment to education is reflected in his extensive teaching experience, where he has played key roles in shaping the academic landscape. 📚 Since March 2017, he has served as an Assistant Professor (BPS-19) in the Department of Chemistry at Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering & Information Technology (KFUEIT), Rahim Yar Khan. His dedication to fostering academic growth is further emphasized by his role as an Assistant Professor in the Interim Placement of Fresh PhD Program (IPFP) in the Department of Basic Sciences & Humanities at KFUEIT since April 2016. 👨🏫
🌍 Scholarships Awarded and Distinctions:
Dr. Jallat Khan’s research journey has been marked by prestigious scholarships and grants, showcasing his dedication to advancing knowledge. 🌐He was honored with the HEC Indigenous PhD Scholarship from 2007 to 2013, a recognition of his outstanding contributions to research in Chemistry. This scholarship not only supported his academic pursuits but also acknowledged his potential as a researcher. 🎓
Dr. Jallat Khan’s research interests encompass a wide spectrum of topics at the intersection of chemistry and biology, focusing on medicinal plants and their applications. 🌿
His areas of expertise include:
- Chemical and Biological studies on medicinal plants. 🧪🌱
- Isolation, purification, and spectroscopic studies of secondary metabolites from medicinal plants, delving into the compounds that contribute to their therapeutic properties. 🔬📊
- Pharmacological and adverse effects of herbal drugs, exploring the potential benefits and risks associated with herbal remedies. 💊🌿
- Spectroscopy, involving the use of various techniques to analyze the interaction of matter with electromagnetic radiation. 🌈
- Chromatography, a method for separating and analyzing complex mixtures, particularly relevant in the study of plant compounds. 📈
- HPLC (High-Performance Liquid Chromatography), a powerful technique for the separation and identification of compounds in a mixture. 💧💻
- Bibliography/References Software, particularly EndNote®, to streamline and organize the vast body of literature in the field. 📚💻
Dr. Jallat Khan’s diverse research interests and methodologies showcase his comprehensive approach to advancing the understanding of medicinal plants and their potential applications in healthcare. 🌟
🌱 Research Focus:
Dr. Jallat Khan’s research focus spans a diverse array of topics in chemistry and biological sciences, with a particular emphasis on the study of medicinal plants and environmental health. 🌿 His work includes the evaluation of Ceiba pentandra for oil removal from palm oil mill effluent, health risk assessment of heavy metals in food from Multan, and insights into the phytochemical composition and biological activities of Moringa oleifera Lam. 🧪💡