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educator , microbiologist

Suhail Ahmad, Indian microbiologist, educator. Achievements include novel vector for expression of recombinant proteins in the bacterium Escherichia coli. Grantee, Kuwait University Research Administration, College Graduate Studies, 1998—2005. Member of European Society Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (associate), American Society Microbiology (associate).

Background

Ahmad, Suhail was born on March 17, 1947 in Pilibhit, India. Arrived in Kuwait, 1997. Son of Riaz Uddin and Sikander Begum.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with honours, Aligarh Muslim University, India, 1976. Master of Science in Biochemistry, Aligarh Muslim University, India, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Mycobacteriology, Aligarh Muslim University, India, 1982.

Career

Junior research fellow Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, 1979—1981, senior research fellow, 1981—1983. Post doctoral fellow State University of New York, Binghampton, New York, 1983—1985, University Florida, 1985—1988, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, 1988—1990. Research associate University British Columbia, Vancouver, 1990—1993.

Research scientist International Center Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi, 1993—1997. Assistant professor Kuwait University, Jabriya, 1997—1999, associate professor, 1999—2005, professor, since 2005. Reviewer Journal Medical Microbiology, London, 2000, Medical Science Monitor, 2003, Protein Expression and Purification, 2005.

Visiting associate professor Health Center University Texas, Tyler, Texas, 2000. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include novel vector for expression of recombinant proteins in the bacterium Escherichia coli.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of European Society Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (associate), American Society Microbiology (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, swimming, travel.

Connections

Married Seema Khan, December 28, 1969. Children: Fahad Suhail, Adnan Suhail.

father:
Riaz Uddin

mother:
Sikander Begum

spouse:
Seema Khan

child:
Fahad Suhail Ahmad

child:
Adnan Suhail Ahmad