Biodiversity - Ecosystem Function 
Researches in Forests, Agroforests & 
Rangelands  

Prof. Dr. Arshad Ali   

Lecturer 
Environmental Sciences
AWKUM, Pakistan

Education

Work Experience

PhD in Ecology

MS in Ecology

BS in Forestry (4-years)

Memberships

Ecological Society of China

Professor

Distinguished Associate Researcher / Postdoctoral Researcher

Project Manager

Social Organizer

Professional Services and Affiliations

Editorial Board Member

Editor

Subject Editor

Pre-doctoral Research Fellow

Scholarships and Awards

2017
15. Excellent Student Scholarship for Foreigners at East China Normal University
14. Wisdom scholar award for academic performance by School of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, East China Normal University - 2017
13. Wisdom scholar award for academic performance by School of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, East China Normal University - 2016
12. Member of excellent young researchers by East China Normal University; National Excellent Society; and the Shanghai Star Community Local Construction Society

2016
11. Outstanding CSC foreigner Student award and scholarship (RMB 30,000), only two open merit positions at East China Normal University. Chinese National Award.

2015
10. Excellent Student Scholarship for Foreigners at East China Normal University
9. Wisdom scholarship at School of Ecological and Environmental Sciences, East China Normal University.
8. Overseas PhD scholarship with offer of Lecturer (BS 18); Department of Environmental Sciences, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (AWKUM), KPK, Pakistan (Declined)

2014
7. Shanghai Government Scholarship (Class- A, Full Funded) for Doctorate degree in Ecology at East China Normal University, Shanghai China
6. Certificate of Excellence from International student office

2013
5. Excellent Student Scholarship for Foreigners at East China Normal University
4. Excellent Master Student Award at Department of Environment Sciences, ECNU, China

2012
3. China Government Scholarship for Master’s degree in Ecology at East China Normal University, Shanghai China through the approval of China Scholarship Council (CSC)

2006-2011
2. Gold Medal; got the Top position in BS (Forestry), 4 Years in the entire Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University during Session 2006-2010, having 81% aggregate score.
1. Frontier Education Foundation (FEF) Scholarship, Pakistan, for talented students in 2008.

Journals Reviewer

Journal of Ecology; Global Change Biology; Journal of Vegetation Science; Biotropica; Scientific Reports; Science of the Total Environment; Ecological Indicators; Journal of Environmental Management; Ecological Complexity; Frontiers in Plant Science; Forestry: An International Journal of Forest Research; Journal of Forestry Research; Plant Ecology and Evolution; Journal of Forest Science; Pakistan Journal of Botany; Current Science; Energy, Ecology and Environment; Ecosystem Processes.

Reviewer Recognition

Elsevier: 

https://www.reviewerrecognition.elsevier.com/recognition/index?key=A002F298890F30D85F7521154332F0C9B09CDBC6F48A1B81

Forestry: https://doi.org/10.1093/forestry/cpx050

Publons: https://publons.com/author/1522358/arshad-ali#profile