Faculty of Fisheries


Vide University Order No. 22(Acad) of 2019 dated 29-04-2019 and in terms of Section 18 (1) of SKUAST-Act 1982 read with clause 78 of SKUAST-K Statues, the following shall constitute Faculty of Fisheries:

  1. Dean, Faculty of Fisheries.     Chairman
  2. All Directors and Deans of the University Members
  3. All Professors/Chief Scientists of the Faculty of Fisheries.Members
  4. One Associate Professor and One Assistant Professor from each Division of the concerned Faculty/Regional Research Stations/ Centre/ KVK/ Institutes              Members

Name of the Division

Name of the Associate Professors

Name of the Assistant Professor

Fisheries Resource Management

Dr. Farooz Ahmad Bhat

Dr. TasaduqHussainShah

(Assoc. Prof. at present)

Social Science

Dr. Sajad Hassan Baba

Dr. Nasir Hussain

Dr. Rizwana Malik

Dr. Mudasir M. Kirmani

Aquatic Animal Health Management

Dr. Feroz Ahmad Shah


Aquatic Environmental Management

Dr. Adnan Abubakr


Fish Genetics and Biotechnology

Dr. Irfan Ahmad Khan


Fishery Engineering

Dr. Gohar Bilal Wani


Fish Nutrition and Biochemistry

Dr. Oyes Ahmad Asimi

Dr. Ashwani Kumar

(Assoc. Prof. at present)



Dr. AnayitullahChesti

(Assoc. Prof. at present)

Post Harvest Technology


Dr. Tariq Hussain

(Assoc. Prof. at present)


5) One member not concerned with the University: Mr. R. N. Pandita, Director Fisheries, GOJK.

6) Professors/Associate Professors/Assistant Professors from a related discipline in other Faculty.

  • Dr. Masood Saleem Mir, Professor, Division of Veterinary Pathology (FVSc& AH) C/O D. Ext.
  • Dr. SafeerAlam, Head Division of Animal Genetics and Breeding (FVSc& AH)
  • Dr. FarhatPandit, Associate Professor & Head, Veterinary Microbiology & Immunology (FVSc& AH)
  • Dr. Javed Iqbal Bhat, Associate Professor, Division of Environmental Science (FOH)
  • Dr. Khalid Masoodi, Assistant Professor, Division of Plant Biotechnology (FOH)

 7) One of the senior Teachers of the Faculty nominated  by the Dean as Member Secretary, Dr. Farooz Ahmad Bhat, Assoc. Prof./HOD Div. of FRM

 The term of members at serial No. 4-7 above shall be for a period of two years  from the date of issuance of this order.