School Name

School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

Department Name

Main Content

Dr. Shahidul Islam

Professor
Department of Agriculture 
 Dr. Shahidul Islam
RM 153
Woodard Hall

1200 N. University Drive
Mail Slot 4913
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Phone: (870) 575-7239
Additional phone: (870) 718-3837
Fax: (870) 575-462
Email: islams@uapb.edu 
Courses
AGRI-2310 Plant Pathology
AGRI-3314 Ornamental Horticulture
AGRI- 4307 Postharvest Physiology
AGRI-3306 Weed Science
AGRI-1421 Plant Science
AGRI-3313 Vegetable Production
GAGRI-6408 Postharvest Physiology

Current Research/Extension Activities
-Antioxidants and drugs reported being anti-mutagenic and anti-diabetic
-Plant products that contain bioactive compounds that can prevent cancer and occurrence of other cardiovascular diseases
-Carbohydrate metabolism in crops and purification of its enzymes
-Herbs and medicinal plants with the emphasis on human health and nutrition
-Designing and leading collaborative research and training programs and projects, including interdisciplinary, inter-institutional and inter-country programs
-Training research technicians and associates in the areas of plant biochemistry, agriculture and related fields