Md.Abdus Salam received his Ph.D. in Economics from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He is appointed as Lecturer in the Department of Economics, AMU, Aligarh on October 10, 1986 and promoted to Professor in Economics, w.e.f. July 27, 2006. At present Dr.Salam is teaching Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate Students as well as guiding research in the Department of Economics, A.M.U., Aligarh. His current areas of interest are Mathematical Economics, Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics and Human Resource Development. He has been actively engaged in research in these fields. He has to his credit a good number of publications in various journals of national and international repute. He has attended many National and International Conferences. He has also acted as discussant and rapporteur in the conferences of the IEA, besides resource person in several UGC sponsored refresher courses. He is a member of many academic bodies in the field of Economics at the National Level.