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  • Faculty Name : Mr. Javeed Farooqi
  • Designation : Lecturer
  • educational qualification :MPhil
  • Email: javedfarooqi@uoch.edu.pk


Mr. Javeed Farooqi is working as Lecturer in the Department of Zoology. Mr. Javeed holds master degree in Zoology from University of Peshawar and he pursued a Master in Philosophy in Zoology from University of Peshawar, Pakistan. He joined Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Sheringal Dir (Chitral Campus) on April 12th , 2014. The Campus was later merged with the Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (Chitral Campus) and upgraded to University of Chitral. His research interests include Molecular Phylogeny, Taxonomy, Herpetology and Wildlife Biology.

Research Publication

1 Khisroon, Muhammad, Nazia Hassan, Ajmal Khan, Javeed Farooqi. “ Assessment of DNA damage induced by endosulfan in grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella Valenciennes, 1844)”. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 2021. (3.2 impact factor). A German Journal 
  1. Khisroon, Muhammad, Ajmal Khan, Asma Ayub, Ihsan Ullah, Javeed Farooqi, and Abid Ullah. "DNA damage analysis concerning GSTM1 and GSTT1 gene polymorphism in gold jewellery workers from Peshawar Pakistan." Biomarkers25, no. 6 (2020): 483-489. (2 impact factor). A British Journal 
  1. Khisroon, Muhammad, Ajmal Khan, Ashraf Ali Shah, Ihsan Ullah, Javeed Farooqi, and Abid Ullah. "Scalp Hair Metal Analysis Concerning DNA Damage in Welders of Peshawar Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan." Biological Trace Element Research(2020): 1-8. (7 impact factor). An American Journal
  1. Khisroon, Muhammad, Maleeha Humayun, Ajmal Khan, Javeed Farooqi. "Polymorphism in GSTM1 and GSTT1 genes influence DNA damage in personnel occupationally exposed to volatile anaesthetics (VA), from Peshawar, Pakistan." Occupational and Environmental Medicine (2020). ( 4.1 impact factor). A British Journal 
  1. Khisroon, Muhammad, Ajmal Khan, Nazia Hassan, Farrah Zaidi, Javeed Farooqi. "Biomonitoring of DNA Damage in Photocopiers’ Workers From Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan." Journal of occupational and environmental medicine62, no. 9 (2020): e527-e530. (1.7 impact factor). A US Journal
  1. Jablonski, Daniel, John M. Regan, Chace Holzheuser, Javeed Farooqi, Abdul Basit, and Rafaqat Masroor. "Additional data to the herpetofauna of Afghanistan." Herpetozoa32 (2019): 177. (2 Impact factor) An Austrian Journal
  1. Jablonski, Daniel, Abdul Basit, Javeed Farooqi and Rafaqat Masroor “Afghanodon mustersi (Afghanistan Stream Salamander). Predation. Herpetological Review: (0.8 impact factor) A journal of “Society for Amphibian and Reptiles USA”
  1. Daniel Jablonski, Charles R. Bursey, Abdul Basit, Javeed Farooqi, Rafaqat Masroor, Stephen R. Goldberg(2021) A contribution to the nematode fauna of the genus Laudakia and Paralaudakia (Agamidae) from Afghanistan. Herpetologia ( 0.6 impact factor) A Polish Journal
  1. Khisroon, Muhammad, Javeed Farooqi, and Rafaqat Masroor. "Systematics, Ecology and Distribution of Caucasian Rock Agama, Paralaudakia caucasia in District Chitral, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan." Putaj Sciences19 (2012). A Pakistani Journal
  1. Jablonski, Daniel, Abdul Basit, Javeed Farooqi, Rafaqat Masroor, and Wolfgang Böhme. "Biodiversity research in a changing Afghanistan." Science 372, no. 6549 (2021): 1402- 1402. (The best multidisciplinary journal of the world positioned at 1st among 4145 journals in the world in HJRS ranking with 42 impact factor)
  1. Jablonski, D., Basit, A., Farooqi, J., & Masroor, R. “Distribution and morphological characters of Laudakia nuristanica (Anderson & Leviton, 1969) from Afghanistan”. Zoology in the Middle East. 2021 . (0.9 impact factor). A British Journal

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Courses at UOCH

  • Taxonomy
  • Developmental Biology
  • Physiology
  • Parasitology
  • Ichthyology

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