Professor Akhtar Haseeb is a mighty scientist. Currently he is the Chairman of the Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agricultural Science, AMU. Every other month the news comes that he has got this or that award. He is an adviser of several scientific societies and highly respected in academic circles. He has also served in AMU administration in various capacities, including as a Controller of Examinations and Admissions. He is grandson of Hazrat Shah Mohammed Ahmed Sahab (NM) from mother's side.