Muhammad Cheema

Researcher - Water Resources Management

Muhammad Cheema


Water resources management, remote sensing and GIS applications in WRM, hydrological modeling, precision agriculture

Before IWMI

Dr. Cheema is a Professor and in charge of Agricultural Engineering Faculty at PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi,Pakistan. Dr Cheema served as Project Director of Establishment of National Center of Industrial Biotechnology and the Precision Agriculture Program. He also served as Program Chair for precision agriculture at the USAID Center for Advanced Studies in Agriculture and Food Security, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan. He was Project Lead of various internationally-funded projects and supervised a large number of master\\\'s and PhD students. Jehanzeb authored or co-authored over 56 peer-reviewed journal publications and 10 book chapters. He has worked extensively on Transboundary Indus Basin and delivered lectures on the use of remote sensing for water management at various universities in Pakistan and abroad. He is currently based at the IWMI -Lahore office in Pakistan.


English, Urdu and Punjabi