Imran Hossain

IMRAN HOSSAIN


1st Floor, Academic Block, Varendra University, Chandrima, Bypass Road

Lecturer (on Probation)

Political Science

Education Summary M.S.S. , B.S.S. ,
EDUCATION DETAILS
Name of Degree Subject/Group Institution Board/University Passing Year
M.S.S. Political Science University of Rajshahi Rajshahi 2021
B.S.S. Political Science University of Rajshahi Rajshahi 2020
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Duration Department/Office Organization Position
01 Jan 2021 - 25 Dec 2023 Political Science Dr. S.M. Akram Ullah & Dr. A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque Research Assistant
26 Apr 2019 - 28 Dec 2022 Political Science, 3rd Floor, Syed Ismail Hossain Siraji Academic Building Political Science English Language Club, RU English Spoken Trainer
10 Dec 2017 - 07 Oct 2018 Hotel Management Hotel Bashundhara International Computer Operator (Part time)
PUBLICATIONS

Article

1.
Imran Hossain*, S.M. Akram Ullah & A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque, "Water and Sanitation Services at the Local Government Level in Bangladesh: An Analysis of SDG 6 Implementation Status and Way Forward", published in Walailak University Journal of Thailand- Asia Social Issues Published date: May 2024
2.
Imran Hossain*, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque & S.M. Akram Ullah , "Role of Government Institutions in Promoting Sustainable Development in Bangladesh: An Environmental Governance Perspective", published in State Islamic University (UIN)- Journal of Current Social and Political Issues Published date: Jan 2024
3.
Imran Hossain*, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque & S.M. Akram Ullah, "Assessing Sustainable Waste Management Practices in Rajshahi City Corporation: An Analysis for Local Government Enhancement using IoT and AI Technology", published in Environmental Science and Pollution Research (In Review) Published date: Oct 2023
4.
Imran Hossain*, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque & S.M. Akram Ullah, "Assessment of Domestic Water Usage and Wastage in Urban Bangladesh: A Study of Rajshahi City Corporation", published in Ministry of National Development Planning (Bappenas)- The Journal of Indonesia Sustainable Development Planning Published date: Aug 2023
5.
Imran Hossain*, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque & S.M. Akram Ullah , "Role of City Governance Institutions in Ensuring Sustainable Water: A Study on Gazipur City of Bangladesh", published in SSRN Electronic Journal- Elsevier Published date: Jun 2023
6.
Imran Hossain & AKM Mahmudul Haque, "Role of Responsible Institution in Urban Water Governance and Sanitation Management: A Focus on Metropolitan Areas of Bangladesh", published in Research Square Published date: Jun 2023
7.
Nazir Mohammad Ziaul Haque, Imran Hossain*, and A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque, "Assessing the Role of Urban-local Government in Providing Environmental Services: A Case Study of Gazipur City Corporation in Bangladesh", published in South Asian Journal of Development Research Published date: Apr 2023
8.
Jahangir Alam, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque, and Imran Hossain*, "State of Monitoring and Supervision in Primary Education at Upazila Level in Bangladesh", published in Khazanah Pendidikan Islam Published date: Mar 2023
9.
Jahangir Alam, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque, and Imran Hossain*, "State of Instructional Educational Facilities of Primary Education at Upazila Level", published in Indonesian Journal of Teaching in Scienc Published date: Feb 2023
10.
Imran Hossain, S.M. Akram Ullah & A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque , "Managing the Activities of a University Department through Android Application", published in International Journal of Engineering and Information Systems (IJEAIS) Published date: Dec 2022
11.
Imran Hossain, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque & Abdul Kadir , "An Android Application for Empowering Youth during the Pandemic: A Case Study on the COVID-19 Update App", published in International Journal of Academic and Applied Research (IJAAR) Published date: Jul 2022
12.
Imran Hossain & A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque , "A Case Study on the Spread of Fake News by Social Media in the COVID-19 Era in Bangladesh", published in Research Square Published date: Mar 2022
13.
Imran Hossain & A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque , "The Role of Social Media in Spreading Rumors in Bangladesh during COVID-19 Pandemic", published in International Journal of Academic Multidisciplinary Research (IJAMR) Published date: Mar 2022

Report

1.
Imran Hossain, "By assessing the factors influencing our education, we can improve its quality", published in The Business Standard Published date: Mar 2024
2.
Imran Hossain, "Can we ensure quality education by leveraging AI?", published in Daily Observer Published date: Mar 2024
3.
Imran Hossain, "Sustainable solutions must for urban waste management", published in The Daily Observer Published date: Nov 2023
4.
, "AI could be used to fend sexual harassers off", published in The Daily Observer Published date: Aug 2023
5.
Imran Hossain, "E-governance in public service delivery", published in The New Age Published date: Aug 2023
6.
Imran Hossain, "Use of AI could help stop environcide in Bangladesh", published in The Daily Observer Published date: Jul 2023
7.
Imran Hossain, "Citizens should be economical in consuming precious water", published in The Daily Observer Published date: Jul 2023
8.
Imran Hossain, "Sustainable water for cities by reducing waste", published in The New Age Published date: Jun 2023
9.
Imran Hossain, "The role of local govts in ensuring sustainable water in our cities", published in The Business Standard Published date: Apr 2023
10.
Imran Hossain, "How far are we from achieving SDG 6 in Bangladesh?", published in The Business Standard Published date: Mar 2023

Conference Paper

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Imran Hossain*, A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque & S.M. Akram Ullah, "Local Governance of Sustainable Waste Management: Challenges and Prospects in the 3R Strategy Implementation", published in 2nd International Conference On South Asia in the Post-COVID Global Crisis: Politics, Economy, and Society, Faculty of Social Science, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh Published date: Oct 2023

Thesis Paper

1.
Imran Hossain & S.M. Akram Ullah, "Local Governance for Ensuring Clean Water and Sanitation in Urban Bangladesh: An Illustration of the Initiatives of the City Governance Institutions", published in Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Science, University of Rajshahi Published date: Jan 2023
COURSE OFFERED
Course Name Course Activity Course Materials
Contemporary International Politics Active
Political Systems of China and Japan Active
Public Policy Analysis Active
Identity and Identity Politics Active
RESEARCHES

Project

1.
Research Assistant, Project titled: Urban Local Governance Institutions for Achieving Sustainable Development Goals in Bangladesh: A Focus Clean Water and Sanitation at UGC and Faculty of Social Science, Rajshahi University, supervised by Dr. S.M. Akram Ullah & Dr. A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque
Duration: 01/06/2021 - 08/07/2022
2.
Research Assistant, Project titled: Socio-economic Dimension of Climate Change in Urban Bangladesh: A Focus on the Initiatives of Local Governing Agencies at UGC and Faculty of Social Science, Rajshahi University, supervised by Dr. A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque
Duration: 01/01/2023 - 31/12/2023
3.
Research Assistant, Project titled: Sustainable Water Management at City Corporation Level in Bangladesh: A Comparative Analysis Between BCC and SCC at UGC and Faculty of Social Science, Rajshahi University, supervised by Dr. S.M. Akram Ullah & Dr. A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque
Duration: 01/01/2022 - 31/12/2022
4.
Research Assistant, Project titled: Urban Governance for Ensuring Sustainable Urbanization and Human Settlement at City Corporation Level of Bangladesh: Stakeholder’s Expectation and the Reality at University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, supervised by Dr. A.K.M. Mahmudul Haque
Duration: 01/01/2021 - 31/12/2021

Thesis

1.
Local Governance for Ensuring Clean Water and Sanitation in Urban Bangladesh: An Illustration of the Initiatives of the City Governance Institutions at Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Science, University of Rajshahi, supervised by Prof. Dr. S.M. Akram Ullah
Duration: 01/01/2021 - 19/03/2022
GRANTS RECEIVED

Title: Research Fellowship Award

Principle Investigator: Prof. Dr. Aynul Islam

Co-Investigator: N/A

Duration: 01/04/2020 - 31/10/2021

Funding Source: SAVE Youth Program in Dhaka University and the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), Washington D.C, funded by UKAID

Awards and Honors

  • Undergraduate Merit Scholarship, awarded by Faculty of Social Science, University of Rajshahi (2021)

Seminar Attended

  • Local Governance for Ensuring Clean Water and Sanitation in Urban Bangladesh: An Illustration of the Initiatives of the City Governance Institutions, Organized by Department of Political Science, University of Rajshahi (2023)

  • Islamophobia a New term in International Politics, Organized by Department of Political Science, University of Rajshahi (2022)

  • A Case Study on the Spread of Fake News by Social Media in the COVID-19 Era in Bangladesh, Organized by International Foundation for Electoral System (IFES) and UK-AID (2020)

  • Post- pandemic Campus: Youth health safety and concern, Organized by SAVE Youth, University of Rajshahi (2020)

  • How to prepare yourself for getting good job: An English Spoken Course, Organized by Political Science English Language Club, University of Rajshahi (2020)

  • Students Mental Health During Corona Pandemic: Challenges and Way Forward, Organized by International Foundation for Electoral System (IFES) and UK-AID (2020)

  • Conflict or Relation between IRAN and USA, Organized by Department of Political Science, University of Rajshahi (2019)

I am a reviewer for a number of internationally renowned journals that are indexed in Scopus, with a Q1 or Q2 ranking.