Meet our faculty

Department of Development Studies

Imrul Kais

Chairman

Profile Information

Name (English): Imrul Kais

Name (Bangla): ইমরুল কায়েস

Mobile: +8801769028416

Email: imrul4741@gmail.com

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Rank: Colonel

Designation: Chairman

Appointment: Deputation


Details of Education

S.S.C, বিন্দু বাসিনী সরকারী বালক উচ্চ বিদ্যালয়; H.S.C, সরককারী এম এম আলী কলেজ, টাঙ্গাইল; Honors, জাহাঙ্গীর নগর বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়; Masters, জাহাঙ্গীর নগর বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়;

Shidratul Moontaha Suha

Assistant Professor

Profile Information

Name (English): Shidratul Moontaha Suha

Name (Bangla): সিদরাতুল মুনতাহা সুহা

Mobile: +8801769021923

Email: moontaha.suha@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Assistant Professor

Appointment: Permanent

Tanjila Afrin

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): Tanjila Afrin

Name (Bangla): তানজিলা আফরিন

Mobile: +8801769028431

Email: tanjila.afrin@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent


Details of Education

S.S.C, ওটরা মাধ্যমিক বিদ্যালয় ; H.S.C, অমৃতলাল দে মহাবিদ্যালয় ; Honors, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় ; Masters, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় ;

Mohammad Saeed Islam

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): Mohammad Saeed Islam

Name (Bangla): মোহাম্মদ সাঈদ ইসলাম

Mobile: +8801769028429

Email: saeed.islam@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent


Details of Education

S.S.C, খিলগাঁও সরকারি উচ্চ বিদ্যালয় ; H.S.C, ঢাকা সিটি কলেজ ; Honors, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় ; Masters, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়;

Manila Khisa

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): Manila Khisa

Name (Bangla): ম্যানিলা খীসা

Mobile: +8801769028433

Email: manila@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent


Details of Education

S.S.C, ময়মনসিংহ গার্লস ক্যাডেট কলেজ ; H.S.C, ময়মনসিংহ গার্লস ক্যাডেট কলেজ ; Honors, The University of Adelaide, Australia ; Masters, University of Potsdam, Germany ;

F H Yasin Shafi

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): F H Yasin Shafi

Name (Bangla): এফ. এইচ. ইয়াসিন শাফি

Mobile: +8801769028430

Email: yasin.shafi@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent


Details of Education

S.S.C, Government Laboratory High School, Dhaka; H.S.C, Dhaka College; Honors, University of Dhaka; Masters, University of Dhaka;

Loban Rahman

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): Loban Rahman

Name (Bangla): লোবান রহমান

Mobile: +8801769028432

Email: loban.rahman@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent

Shashish Shami Kamal

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): Shashish Shami Kamal

Name (Bangla): শাশীশ শামী কামাল

Mobile: +8801769028434

Email: shami.kamal@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent


Details of Education

S.S.C, ঊদয়ন উচ্চ মাধ্যমিক বিদ্যালয়; H.S.C, Notredame College; Honors, Dhaka University; Masters, Dhaka University;

MD. ZAHIDUR RAHMAN

Lecturer

Profile Information

Name (English): MD. ZAHIDUR RAHMAN

Name (Bangla): মোঃ জাহিদুর রহমান

Mobile: +8801769021921

Email: zahidur.rahman@bup.edu.bd

Department:

Department of Development Studies

Designation: Lecturer

Appointment: Permanent


Details of Education

Alim , ভবানীপুর ফাজিল মাদ্রাসা, ফুলবাড়ীয়া, ময়মনসিংহ; Dakhil , ভবানীপুর ফাজিল মাদ্রাসা, ফুলবাড়ীয়া, ময়মনসিংহ; Honors, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়; Masters, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়; Masters, ইলিনয় স্টেট ইউনিভার্সিটি, যুক্তরাষ্ট্র;

Journal

Serial: 1 No of Journal: 8
Serial: 2 No of Journal: 8
 “Changes in Population Age Structure and Economic Development: The Case of Bangladesh” Co-authored with Dr. Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, The Florya Chronicles of Political Economy, Year 3, Number 1, 2017 (1-54), İstanbul Aydin University, Turkey.
Serial: 3 No of Journal: 8

“Changes in Population Age Structure and Economic Development: The Case of Bangladesh” Co-authored with Dr. Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, The Florya Chronicles of Political Economy, Year 3, Number 1, 2017 (1-54), İstanbul Aydin University, Turkey.

Serial: 4 No of Journal: 8
Serial: 5 No of Journal: 8
Serial: 6 No of Journal: 8
Serial: 7 No of Journal: 8
  1. “Income Elasticity of Poverty: Recent Estimates for South Asia Countries, co-authored with Dr. Rati Ram (Distinguished Professor of Economics at Illinois State University), accepted for publication in Empirical Economics Review (forthcoming in 2020). 

  2. "Abroad in the United States: Reflections from International Students and Scholars", a co-authored chapter to be published in an edited book "Education Abroad: Learning Environments in a Global Context" by Dr. Erin Mikulec and others, Information Age Publishing, USA. (forthcoming in 2020).
  3. “Implications of China’s Belt and Road Initiative for Bangladesh: A Strategic Analysis”, co-authored with Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, BIISS Papers, No. 26, February 2020. 
  4. “Economic Implications of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI): The Case of Bangladesh”, co-authored with Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, China and the World, Vol. 2, No. 4, December 2019. 
  5. “Strategic Implications of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI): The Case of Bangladesh”, co-authored with Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, China and the World, Vol. 2, No. 3, September 2019. 
  6. “China’s Belt and Road Initiative and Economic Implications for Bangladesh”, co-authored with Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, BIISS Journal, Vol. 40, No. 1, January 2019.
  7. “Changes in Population Age Structure and Economic Development: The Case of Bangladesh” Co-authored with Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, The Florya Chronicles of Political Economy, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2017.
  8. “Demographic Transition and Its Implications for Productive Absorption of Labour Force: The Case of Bangladesh” Co-authored with Rashed Al Mahmud Titumir, Dhaka University Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 2, No. 1, January 2017.
  9. “The Prospect of Mobile Financial Services for Women in Bangladesh: A Case Study of bKash”, co-authored with Md. Reazul Haque, The Journal of Rural Development, Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD), Comilla, Vol. 39, No. 2, July 2014.

Serial: 8 No of Journal: 8

Conference

Serial: 1 No of Conference: 1
“What happens in Teaching when two cultures meet: Stories from Fulbrighters on ‘Teaching’ at ISU” in the University Wide Teaching and Learning Symposium on Contemplative Teaching: Connecting Meaning, Purpose and Values held at Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, USA on January 8, 2019.