M. Phil., Ph.D
Environmental Microbiology and Molecular Toxicology
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Dr. Abdul Malik is Professor and Chairman (Head), Department of Agricultural Microbiology. Dr. Malik has been awarded several International fellowships, awards and honors including DBT CREST Awards of Govt. of India, DAAD fellowship (Germany), BOYSCAST overseas fellowship, Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Fund award etc. Dr. Malik spent one year as visiting professor/scientist at the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Germany working on a project focusing on GFP-based monitoring of plasmid transfer in anthropogenic contaminated European and Indian soils. Dr. Malik has visited TU Berlin, as Visiting Scientist in 2006 for six months, April 2008 and May 2009 and Universitatklinikum, Freiburg im Breisgau in 2010 for 45 days under DAAD research programme. Dr. Malik has also visited University of Minho, Portugal as visiting scientist under DST-FCT programme and University of Cukurova, Adana, Turkey under INSA-TUBA scientist exchange programme. He has collaborative project with TU Berlin, Germany and University of Minho, Braga, Portugal. He has received research grants from several funding agencies of the Govt. of India including DST, CSIR, UGC as Principal Investigator. Dr. Malik has edited Six books published by the leading international Publishers. His major areas of Research are Environmental Microbiology, Ecotoxicology, and Agricultural Microbiology. Dr. Malik has published a number of research papers in leading scientific journals of the world with high impact factor like Chemosphere, FEMS Microbiology, Journal of Applied Microbiology Mutation Research, Ecotoxicology and Environmental safety, Bioresource Technology etc.