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  • Faculty Name : Ms. Uzma Sher
  • Designation : Lecturer
  • educational qualification :M.Sc, M. Phil enroll
  • Email: uzmasher@uoch.pk

Biography

She is Uzma Sher, Lecturer in Botany at University of Chitral. She has done her Master in Botany from University of Peshawar. She is enrolled in Mphill degree at Sheheed Benazir Bhutto University, Sheringal, Dir Upper. She has worked as Lecturer in Botany in Govt. Girls degree college Chitral from 2012 to 2013. She has also worked as lecturer in Botany at City College Chitral and Chitral Model College Chitral from 2013 to 2014.She has joined the University in April 2014.

Professional Qualification:

  • B.Ed
  • M.Ed

Administrative Reponsibilities:

  • She is member of the Proctorial Board.
  • She is member of the Discipline committee.
  • She is member of the Procurement/Technical committee.
  • She is member of UFM Committee.

Academic Responsibilities:

    • She has taught following subjects in the last semesters:
    • Genetics II
    • Plant Ecology I
    • Plant Ecology II
    • Bacteriology and Virology
    • Environmental Biology
    • Introduction to Taxonomy
    • Tissue Culture
    • She teaches these subjects in the current semester:
    • Genetics I
    • Introduction to Horticulture

Research Supervise:

She has supervised one student in the last semester:
  • Title of Research “Taxonomic Diversity of Family Legumenaceae”

Areas of Interest:

  • Mycology
  • Ecology
  • Genetics
  • Anatomy

TRAININGS ATTENDED

  • Attended three days training workshop on “Conservation and sustainable management of high land medicinal plants in Chitral organised by NTFP-Directorate KPK Forest Department.
  • Attended three days training workshop on Data collection techniques in floral assessment, organised by Lead Pakistan in Chitral.
  • Attended one day training workshop on Conservation Education as effective awareness raising technique, organised by Wildlife department KPK in Chitral.
  • Attended one day workshop on Human rights education and Research, organised by Human Rights Commission of Pakistan.
  • Attended international Workshop on strengthening the culture of responsibility dual use of research and bio security.
  • Attended one day training on capacity building of Local Grassroots Organisations in Governance, Transparency and Gender sensitisation.
  • Attended two days workshop on Project Formulation at SBBU, Sheringal, Dir.
  • Attended 4 days workshop in the Pakistan Centre of Excellence including tolerance, critical thinking, questioning, preconceived notions and narratives.
  • Attended one day training workshop on Proposal Writing and Project Cycle Management, organised by WWF-Pakistan.

SEMINARS AND CONFERENCE ATTENDED

  • Seminar on Conservation of endemics and Rare plants of Chitral, organised by NTFP-Directorate KPK Forest Department at Chitral
  • 1st International conference of Botany on “Digitization and Documentation of Plant Natural Resources in Chitral, Pakistan”, held on March 29th –April 2nd 2018 at University of Chitral.
  • 13th” International and 12th National Conference of Weed Sciences” held on June 12-14 2015 at SBBU Shernigal, Dir Upper.

Research Publication

As a second author she published research paper under the title “ Comparison of the leaf stomatal characteristics between Brassica campestris and B.napus”.

Cases & Teaching materials

  1. Genetics II .   3rd semester

Recommended books:

  1. 2010. Genetics. PHI Learning Private Limited.
  2. Verma, P. S., and Agarwal, V. K. 2016. Genetics. 9th revised multicolor edition. S. Chand and Company Pvt.Ltd.
  • Ramsden, J.J. 2009. Bioinformatics-An Introduction. Springer (India) Private Limited.
  1. Gardner, E. J., Simmons, M.J, and Snustad, D.P. 2013. Principles of Genetics. Eighth Edition. Earam offset printers Delhi.
  2. 2015. Genetics. Pearson India Education Services Pvt. Ltd.
  3. Verma, P.S., and Agarwal, V.K. Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Evolution and Ecology.
  4. Anatomy of Vascular Plants. 1st Semester

Recommended books:

  1. Esau, K. 1960. Anatomy of seed plants. 2nd Jhon Wiley, New York.
  2. Singh, Y.K. Teaching of Botany. A.P.H. Publishing corporation-, New delhi.
  • Soni, N. K., and Soni, V. 2010. Fundamentals of Botany. Tat Mac-Graw Hill Publishing Company Limited, New Delhi.
  1. Cutler, D.F., Botha, C.E.J., and Stevenson, D.W. 2007. Plant Anatomy, An Applied Approach. Blackwell publisher.
  2. Raymond, E.S. and E. Eichhorn. 2005. Esau’s Plant Anatomy; Meristematic cells and tissues of plant body. John Willey Sons.
  3. Eames, A. J. and L. H. Mac Daniels. 2002. An Introduction to Plant Anatomy. Tat Mac-Graw Hill Publishing Company Limited, New delhi.
  • Fahn, A. 1990. Plant Anatomy. Pergamon Press, Oxford.
  1. Mycology and Plant Pathology. 1st

Recommended books:

  1. Alexopoulos, C.J., Mims, C.W.and Blackwell, M., 1996. Introductory Mycology, 4th Jhon Wiley and Sons.
  2. Vashishta, R. and Dr. Sinha, A. K. 2011. Fungi.  S. Chand and Company Pvt. Ltd.
  • Watkinson, S. C., Boddy, L., and Money, B. N. The Fungi. Third Edition.
  1. Paul, G. Y. S., and Sharma, S. K. 2012. Fungi and Plant Diseases. Kalyani Publishers.
  2. Ahmad, I. and Bhutta, A.R., 2004. Textbook of Introductory Plant Pathology. Book Foundation, Pakistan.
  3. Agrios, G.N., 2005. Plant Pathology. Academic Press, London.
  • Ahmad, I. and Bhutta, A.R., 2004. Textbbook of Introductory Plant Pathology. Book Foundation, Pakistan.

Courses at UOCH

    • She has taught following subjects in the last semesters:
    • Genetics II
    • Plant Ecology I
    • Plant Ecology II
    • Bacteriology and Virology
    • Environmental Biology
    • Introduction to Taxonomy
    • Tissue Culture
    • She teaches these subjects in the current semester:
    • Genetics I
    • Introduction to Horticulture

Curriculum Vitae

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