Spotlight

  • Welcome to Department of Biology

    Dr. Aziz Mithani started as a computer scientist and received his Masters in Computer Sciences from FAST-NU, Karachi before going to University of Cambridge, UK where he did MPhil in Computational Biology. In summer 2006, he went to Harvard Medical School for a research internship in Paulsson Lab at Department of Systems Biology. Dr Mithani received his DPhil inStatistics (Computational Biology) from University of Oxford, UK in November 2009...

  • Haris Aziz Named Among Top 10 AI Scientists in the World

    LUMS Alumnus

    Haris Aziz, BSc (Honours) Class of 2003, was recently named among ‘AI’s 10 to Watch‘ by the IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine. The list recognizes 10 researchers who are rising stars in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Haris is currently working as a senior researcher at Data61, Australia’s largest data innovation group which has been recently established by combining NICTA and CSIRO’s Digital Productivity business unit. He is also a conjoint senior...

OPPORTUNITIES

The Department of Biology at Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) invites applicants for the position of Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor.

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Latest News

  • BIOENGINEERING SEMINAR BY DR. MUHAMMAD MUKHTAR

    Bioengineering the Blood-Brain Barrier for Understanding the Passage of Viruses into the Central Nervous System Guest Speaker: Dr. Muhammad Mukhtar Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017...

  • SBASSE Announces Postdoctoral Position in Bioinformatics

    A postdoctoral position in Bioinformatics is available in the Mithani Lab (Computational Genomics and Systems Biology) in the Department of Biology, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering,...

  • Biology Department Awarded PKR 6.7 Million Research Grant

    The Epigenetics research group at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, led by Dr. Muhammad Tariq in the Department of Biology, aims to understand how disease like...

  • Biology Faculty Dr. Syed Shahzad ul Hussan Wins DAAD Grant

    Dr. Syed Shahzad ul Hussan, a faculty member of the Biology Department at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, has won the DAAD grant of 80,000 Euros (approximately PKR 10 million...

  • BS Biology Students Receive Fully Funded MS & PhD Offers

    Five BS Biology students from the Department of Biology have received full scholarships for pursuing MS and PhD from renowned universities. Salman Saeed, Maryam Majeed and Adil Muneer have accepted...

  • Biology Faculty Wins NRPU Grant of 6.0 Million

    Dr. Syed Shahzad ul Hussan, Associate Professor at the Department of Biology, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), has won the Higher Education Commission (HEC)...

  • Former LUMS Student Supports the NOP

    Ahsan Ejaz did not graduate from LUMS, but he did spend 3 years studying here. In those 3 years, he realised the importance of the National Outreach Programme (NOP) initiative. He started with a...

  • Dr. Sohail Qureshi appointed Ahmed Dawood Professor

    Dr. Sohail Qureshi, Dean SBASSE, has been appointed as the Ahmed Dawood Professor. The Ahmed Dawood Chair was generously established by the Dawood Family for the SBASSE Dean so as to maintain the...