Ms. Mahrukh Khattak





Ms. Mahrukh Khattak


Phone #: 0919224814
Address : House No 19,Sector P2,Phase 4,Hayatabad,Peshawar Pakistan


1st August,2009 till Present

Lecturer In Microbiology
Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar



M.phil (Microbiology) from Abasyn University Peshawar, Pakistan


BS (Hons) in Microbiology from Kohat University of Science and Technology, Pakistan


Intermediate (F. Sc) from Army Public School and College, Kohat
Subjects studied: Pre Medical


Matric from Army Public School and College,Kohat
Subjects studied:  Science Group

Honor and Awards

  • Gold Medalist (BS. Hons)
  • Award of Cash Prize from Governor KPK to the Position Holders in BS (Hons) Program


Member of the Inspection committee for  BS Program of Botany and zoology

Graduate Students Postdocs Undergraduate Students Honor Students

Supervised Research students at BS Level

Service Activity

  • Serving as an Incharge of Microbiology Deptt. in SBBWU, Peshawar since 18th sep, 2014 till date.
  • Serving as an Incharge of Zoology Deptt.  in SBBWU, Peshawar since Nov 2015 till date.

Brief Statement of Research Interest



International Journals


  • Azmat Jabeen, Mahrukh Khattak, Shahzad Munir, Qaiser Jamal, Mubashir Hussain. Antibiotic Susceptibility and Molecular Analysis of Bacterial Pathogen Pasteurella Multocida Isolated from Cattle. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science Vol. 3 (04), pp. 106-110, April, 2013. Available online at http://www.japsonline.com. 
  • Muhammad Saqib Ishaq, Muhammad Medrar Hussain, Muhammad Sadique Afridi, Ghadir Ali, Mahrukh Khattak, Sohail Ahmad, Shakir Ullah. In Vitro Phytochemical, Antibacterial and Antifungal activities of Leaves, stems and roots extracts of Adiantum Capillus Veneris. The World Scientific journal (Impact factor 1.73) 
  • Muhammad Saqib Ishaq,Abdur Razaq, Muhammad Medrar Hussain, Ghadir Ali, Mahrukh Khattak and Muhammad Amin. In vitro interaction of antimicrobial agents in combination with plant extracts against multi-drug resistant bacterial strains. Malaysian Journal of Microbiology. Vol.11 (3) 2015,pp. 300-305



National Journals

  • Mahrukh Khattak, Muhammad Saqib Ishaq, Maimoona Gul, M. Medrar Hussain, Ghadir Ali, Amir Mohammad, Khalid Javed. Isolation and Identification of   Pseudomonas Aeruginosa from Ear Samples and its Antibiogram Analysis. Khyber journal of medical sciences 
  • Yasir Jalal, Abdul Ghafoor, Saad Rauf, M. Saqib Ishaq, Mahrukh Khattak, Ghadir Ali, Rizwan Ahmad, Amir Muhammad, Khalid Iqbal. Prevalence and risk factors of Depression in Osteoarthritis Patients. Khyber journal of medical sciences 2013
  • Kalsoom Bibi, Mahrukh Khattak, Nisar Ahmad, Muhammad Saqib Ishaq and Amir Muhammad. Isolation, Identification and Antimicrobial analysis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from different Clinical Samples and to study the interactions of Target and Resistant Proteins with Cefepime and Imipenem through Docking. Khyber Journal of Medical Sciences. Vol 8(1) 2015. pp 30-37
  • Freshta saadat, Mahrukh Khattak,Muhammad Saqib Ishaq and Amir Muhammad.Isolation of Proteus Genus from Clinical Samples,its antimicrobial analysis and modeling of  PBP (1b)  for docking with Selected Drugs. Khyber Journal of Medical Sciences. Vol 8(2) 2015. pp 177-184
  • Mehwish Arif, Mahrukh Khattak, Muhammad Saqib Ishaq, Amir Muhammad,Analysis of clinical samples for Eschericia coli along with molecular docking of PBP1B with Amikacin and CTXM-14 with Ceftazidime, Khyber Journal of Medical Sciences, Vol. 8(3) 2015,pp 366-373

Research Grants and Contracts


Other Research or Creative Accomplishments

Workshops/Seminar/Conference attended

  • 2 days workshop organized by Quality Enhancement Cell on Faculty Development Program “Technical Writing of Vision, Mission, Objectives and Outcomes Statements” on 22nd and 24th June,2011 at Frontier Women University,Peshawar.
  • A workshop on “ Professional Competency Enhancement Program for Teachers (PCEPT), from 20th December to 17th January,2011 organized by HEC at Frontier Women University Peshawar.
  • Workshop on “Turnitin Software” held in 2012 at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Town Campus Peshawar.
  • Seminar on Bioinformatics(speaker Dr.Hamid Rashid from MAJU, Islamabad)2012
  • Work shop on “SAR “arranged by QEC Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar, held 0n 10th-11th Sep 2013.
  • Paper presentation at “The 2nd Annual Computational Science Conference 2013” arranged by Pakistan Society of Computational Biology (20th Oct -25th Oct 2103) 
  • 2 day workshop on " Getting Started-Writing a Research Proposal" on 14-15 Nov, 2014
  • Seminar organized on “Awareness of Tuberculosis”, 9th April,2015
  • Teachers-changr agents,Feb 2016
  • one  day workshop on “preparation of implementation plan”,arranged by QEC

Selected Professional Presentations