Faculty of Security & Strategic Studies (FSSS)
Md. Abu Bakar Siddique
Name (English): Md. Abu Bakar Siddique
Name (Bangla): মোঃ আবু বকর সিদ্দিক
Department: Faculty of Security & Strategic Studies (FSSS)
Appointment Type: Permanent
Blood Group: O+
Details of Education
MHRD (Master of Human Rights and Democratization) at University of Sydney, Australia. Distinction in thesis. 2013/14. LLM (Master of Laws) at University of Dhaka, First Class marks in thesis, 2011. LLB (Bachelor of Laws) at University of Dhaka, 2010. Awarded Master of Human Rights and Democratization (Asia Pacific) Scholarship funded by European Union and University of Sydney, Australia. 2013/14.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE • March 2016-to date: Serving as a Lecturer, Department of Law, Faculty of Security & Strategic Studies (FSSS), Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP). • September 2017-to date: Serving as a Coordinator of Master of Laws (Professional), Department of Law, Faculty of Security & Strategic Studies (FSSS), Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP). • January 2015- March 2016: Worked as Lecturer, Department of Law, Eastern University, Bangladesh. • September 2012-July 2013: Worked as a Program Officer, National Human Rights Commission, Bangladesh, [CBITP Project funded by ILO], Moghbazar, Dhaka • March 2011-August 2012: Worked as Lawyer, Helal Uddin Mollah Law Chamber, Annex Building, Supreme Court, Bangladesh • February 2010- January 2011: Worked as Researcher, Community Law Reform, Empowerment through Law of the Common People [ELCOP], Bangladesh RESEARCH EXPERIENCE • March 2016-December 2016: Worked as Project Director and Researcher, Project on “The Right of access to Employment for the persons with disabilities in Bangladesh” funded by University Grants Commission Bangladesh and administered by Center for Higher Studies and Research (CHSR) of BUP. CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCE • April 2018- Continue: Working as an external expert to develop the Bachelor of Laws, LLB (Hons) programme for the Department of Maritime Law and Policy, under the Faculty of Maritime Governance and Policy (FMGP), Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Bangladesh. • January -June 2017: Worked as an internal expert to develop the Master of Laws (LLM-Professional) programme for the department of the law under the Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies (FSSS), Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP). • September -December 2018: Worked as an internal expert to review the Bachelor of Laws, LLB (Hons) programme for the department of the law under the Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies (FSSS), Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP). TRAINING INSTRUCTOR • Instructor at Bangladesh Bank Training Academy, Bangladesh Bank, Head Office, Mirpur-2, Dhaka-1216 on Banking Laws and Regulations for the different level professionals of Bangladesh Bank held on January 2018. • Guest Instructor at Bangladesh Bank Training Academy, Bangladesh Bank, Head Office, Mirpur-2, Dhaka-1216 on Banking Laws and Regulations for the Midlevel Executive of Bangladesh Bank held on August 2016. • Training Instructor, Youth School for Social Entrepreneur [YSSE] established with the cooperation of British Council and The Hunger Project -Active Citizen Program, August 2014-Continue • Human Rights Instructor, National Human Rights Commission, Bangladesh, Regional Training workshop for the members of Bangladesh Police and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Human Rights of Ethnic Minority Peoples of Bangladesh, 1-2 April 2013 • Guest Instructor at 11th Human Rights Summer School, 2011, (Two weeks intensive residential training (annual) on Human Rights issues, designed for law students in South Asian Region, Organised by Empowerment Through Law of the Common People (ELCOP)
Number of Books Published: 0
Details of Books Published:
Number Of Publication: 4
Details Of Publication:
1. 'Food Security in Bangladesh: Challenges and their Imlications Revisited!', Jounal of Society & Change, Vol. XI, No: 1, PP 7-16, 2017, p-ISSN: 1997-1052 (Print), e-ISSN: 227-202, [http://societyandchange.com/uploads/1518075066.pdf]
2. 'Right to Privacy and Counter-terrorism in the Digital Age: A Critical Appraisal for Bangladesh' Co-authored with Sharmin Akter, Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS), Vol. 21, Issue: 7, Ver. VIII, PP 64-72, July 2016, p-ISSN: 2279-0845, e-ISSN: 2279-0837, http://www.iosrjournals.org/iosr-jhss/papers/Vol. 21 Issue7/Version-8/H2107086472.pdf
3.‘Fighting Against Transnational Cybercrime: Technical Barriers and Legal Challenges’ Co-authored with Sharmin Akter, Published in Journal of Judicial Administration Training Institute (JATI), Volume-XV, PP 238-253, January 2016, ISSN: 2220-6752
4.‘Setting the Agenda for Climate Change Induced Migration in Bangladesh, Published Investigating Human Rights Practice in Asia” Ed., Dr. Matthew Mullen, Published by Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand,, Pp 69-74, 2016, ISBN: 978-616-279-692-0
1. ‘Prioritizing income and livelihood securitization in Climate Financing from BCCTF: Issues and Concerns for Climate Change Induced Migration Discourse in Bangladesh’ presented in the Graduate Student Symposium on Human Rights Research in Asia, on 30 June 2014, Organized by: Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), Mahidol University and Master of Arts in International Development Studies (MAIDS) program, Chulalongkorn University.
2. Food Security in Bangladesh: Challenges and their Implications Revisited’ presented in International Conference on Governance in Transition: Perspectives and Practices, on 18-19 December 2015, Organized by: Centre for Administrative Research and Innovation (CARI), University of Dhaka, OSDAR and GAIN at BARD Comilla, Bangladesh.