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Zainul Abedin Mohammad

Zainul Abedin Mohammad, American biochemist. Grantee, United Nations Educational, 1970, Pakistan Science Foundation, 1974, World Health Organization, 1976, Food and Agriculture Organization, 1977; Fulbright fellow, 1959-1960, Humboldt Senior Research fellow, 1970-1972, Fogarty International fellow, 1977-1980.

Background

  • Mohammad, Zainul Abedin was born on April 2, 1932 in Kakinada, India. Son of Meera Basha and Hussain Bibi (Shaikh) Mohammad.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Andhra University, 1951. Master of Science, Aligarh Muslim University, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, Brown University, 1962.

    Career

    • Lecturer Karachi University, Pakistan, 1962—1966, associate professor, 1966—1970, professor biochemistry, 1970—1977, chairman biochemistry department, 1967—1972, dean faculty science, 1972—1976, dean faculty pharmacy, 1976—1977. Senior scientist National Institutes of Health, 1977—1980, executive secretary molecular study section Bethesda, Maryland, since 1985. Senior scientist division biotechnology Dynamac International Corporation, Rockville, 1980—1984.

      Project director National Academy of Sciences, Washington, 1984—1985.

    Works

    • Author: Biochemistry of the Lizard, 1977. Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Member of Society Risk Assessment, Society Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry, American Institute Biological Sciences, Pakistan Society Scientists and Science Professions, Pakistan Cancer Society, Pakistan Society Zoologists, Pakistan Society Biochemists, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Ann Katorski Mohammad, October 1, 1964. Children: Saadi, Mona, Raazi, Daavi, Saami.
    • father: Meera Basha Mohammad
    • mother: Hussain Bibi (Shaikh) Mohammad
    • spouse: Barbara Ann Katorski Mohammad
    • children: Saadi Mohammad
    • Mona Mohammad
    • Raazi Mohammad
    • Daavi Mohammad
    • Saami Mohammad
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    Born April 2, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Andhra University
    • 1953
      Aligarh Muslim University
    • 1962
      Brown University
    • 1962 - 1966
      Lecturer, Karachi University
      Pakistan
    • 1972 - 1976
      Lecturer, Karachi University
    • 1976 - 1977
      Lecturer, Karachi University
    • 1980 - 1984
      senior, scientist division biotechnology Dynamac International Corporation
      Rockville, Maryland, United States
    • 1984 - 1985
      project director, National Academy Sciences
      Washington, United States
    • 1985
      senior, scientist National Institutes of Health
      Maryland, United States
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