Dr. Shaukat Ali is an Associate Professor & Chairman of the Department of Environmental Sciences. He earned his Ph.D. from CESE, OUC China, and MPhil from CEMB, University of Karachi. He obtained his Master's degree from the Department of the Environmental Science University of Peshawar. Dr. Ali is HEC approved Ph.D. supervisor who is actively involved in teaching and graduate and post-graduate research. He has published about 90 research articles in national and international well-reputed Journals. He is the founder section editor of the JOURNAL MOUNTAIN AREA RESEARCH (JMAR) of KIU.