Professor Shamim Ahmad obtained his Ph.D. at the Department of Microbiology, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow in 1982. Currently, he is serving as Professor of Ocular Microbiology and Officer in-charge & Teacher in-charge (Administrative Affairs) at Ocular Microbiology Section, Institute of Ophthalmology, JN Medical College, Faculty of Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University, India since January 10, 1983. Prof. Ahmad had has also served as Faculty for more than 5 years on deputation at Faculties of Medicine in the Department of Clinical Microbiology, Al-Arab Medical University, Libya and Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia. Prof. Ahmad is the recipient of at least 6 International Fellowships including "DAAD”(W.Germany), "JSPS"(Japan), "ROYAL-SOC.-London" (UK), "DAAD"(Germany), "TUBA"(Turkey) and "SAIA" (Slovak Republic) as a visiting Professor. He is honored to be Chief Editor/Member/Reviewer in the Editorial team of 30 International journals of world repute, his current research interests being antibiotic resistance, MRSA and honey as antibacterial in ocular infections.