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Dr. Asmatullah Kakar

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asmat_zoology@uob.edu.pk

 

Mr. Asmatullah did his Masters with specialization in Entomology from Balochistan University and earned M. Phil. from Balochistan University on fruit pest/ integrated pest management (IPM). He completed his Ph. D. from Balochistan University on parasitic problem of inland fisheries of Balochistan, Province.  His fields of interest are Entomology, Fish Parasitology. He teach Entomology, Economic Zoology to M.Sc. final. He have 18 year of teaching and research experience. So far he have conducted two M.Sc. thesis as a supervisor, in the field of Entomology. He have close collaboration with scientist of National Agriculture Research Council (NARC), Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) Islamabad, IUCN, and Agriculture Research Institute (ARI), Arid Zone agriculture Research Institute Quetta, Pakistan.

He also have 13 years of experience as warden and senior warden in Boys hostel of University of Balochistan, Quetta.

 

Training/ Seminar/ Workshop 

 

  • Pre-service University Teachers training course from National Academy of Higher Education, University Grants Commission (UGC), Islamabad, 14th of October 1989 to 4th of January 1990

  • Workshop on rational use of pesticide. 18th to 19th  of September 2000. in Arid zone agriculture research Institute, Quetta.

  • Workshop on Contemporary life Sciences and its application. 25th of August to 2nd September 2004 at BUITMS Quetta.

 Membership

  • Life time member of Proceedings of Parasitology

 Publications 

  1. Mirza, M. R., Kakar, J. K, and Kakar., A (1998). Fishes of the river Kunder in Kakar Kurasan Balochistan. Pak. J. Zoo. Vol. 30(2), pp. 158-159.

  2. Mirza, M. R., Kakar, J. K, and Kakar., A (1999). Fishes of the river Kulachi Pakistan. Biologia. 45 (1), pp.17-19. ISSN 0003-3096.

  3. Mirza, M. R., Kakar, J. K, and Kakar., A (2000). Fish and Fisheries of Lora-Pishin in Pakistan. Punjab Univ. J. Zool. Vol.14, pp. 157-158.

  4. Rashid, T., Kakar., A. J. K. Kakar and M. R. Mirza, (2001). Recod of Zhobi Mashir (Naziritor zhobensis) from the river Kunder with notes on its gut contents. Punjab Univ. J. Zool. Vol.16, pp. 101-104.

  5. Mirza, M. R., Kakar, J. K, and Kakar., A. (2002). A note on the fresh-water fishes of the river Porali-Balochistan. Records of Zoological Survey of Paksitan.

  6. Kakar, A. and A. H. Hazara. (2002). Population dynamics of codling moth, Cydia pomonella L. (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) with special reference to degree day technique in apple orchard of Balochistan. Baloch. J. Agri. Sci. 3(1): 26-34.

  7. Bilqees, F., M., Khalil, B., Akhter, Y., and Kakar, A. (2005). Cucullanus Pakistanensis N. sp. (Nematoda: Cucullanidae) from Sciaena Diacanthus of Karachi coast with note on the genus Indocucullanus Ali (1957), Proc. Parasit. 39: 97-109.