Professor Shahid Jameel
MSc (IIT Kanpur)
PhD (Washington State)
Sultan Qaboos bin Said Fellow
Research Fellow, Green Templeton College, Oxford
Professor Shahid Jameel is the Principal Investigator for the Centre's project on Public Health, Science and Technology in Muslim societies.
He is well known for his research on hepatitis E and HIV. Previously, he has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Wellcome Trust DBT India Alliance; Director of the Trivedi School of Biosciences at Ashoka University; and head of Virology at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB). Professor Jameel has published three books, written a number of articles and served on a number of editorial and advisory boards.