Zafar Iqbal is an Associate Professor at Department of Zoology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. He got PhD degree from IOA, University of Stirling in 1998. His area of research is fish parasitology. He has supervised 25 M. Phil and 3 PhD students so far. He have attended conferences in the UK, Vietnam, Thailand and Pakistan.
His work is cited in international book Fish Diseases and Disorders and also contributed a chapter on Fish Diseases and Health Management in another international book Aquaculture Handbook supported by USDA. He have published 56 research papers. He is a member of BSP (UK) and AFS.