Head
Department of Political Science

Email: head.polscience@vu.edu.bd

Education Background
  • Ph.D from University of Rajshahi.
  • Bachelor and Master in Political Science from University of Rajshahi.
Job Experience
  • Served as Associate Professor & Head, Dept. of Political Science, North Bengal International University, Rajshahi.
  • Served as Senior Lecturer, Asian University of Bangladesh.

Others Experience

  • Published Some Articles in the National Daily Ittefaq, Alokito Bangladesh, Amader Orthonithi, Daily Korotoa,
  • Published some articles in the local daily Sonar Desh, Sun Shine, Utter Bartha, weekly Ajker Sherpur, Weekly Totthoma
  • Pannel guest for Discussion on Rajshahi Betar Centre, Bangladesh Betar
Courses Taught
  1. Introduction to Political Science
  2. Principles of Political Organizations
  3. Introduction to Public Administration
  4. Western Political Thought
  5. Government and Politics in Bangladesh
  6. Political and Constitutional Development in British India and Pakistan (1905-1971)
  7. Local Governance in Bangladesh
  8. Rural Development and Rural Politics
  9. Introduction to International Politics
  10. Military and Politics in the Developing Countries
  11.  Research Methodology
  12. Government and Politics in UK and USA
Research Interest
  1. Local Self-Government
  2. Local level politics
  3. Rural power structure
  4. Rural development
Research Work

As a Research Associate

Position  : Working as a research Associate

Name of the project  : The Coordination of Power and Authority between the Upazila Chairman and the Local Member of Parliament: Problems and Prospects

Sponsored by: Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Planning Division, Planning Ministry, People’s Republic of Bangladesh

Duration  :  January 01, 2013 to November 30, 2013    

           

Working as a Research Assistant

Name of the project  : Cultural Survey of Bangladesh Project , Sherpur Upzila, Bogra.

Duration                     : On January to February 2007.

Funding                      : Asiatic Society of Bangladesh

 

Conference attended in Abroad

Participated and Presented Paper on “Protection of Human Rights:  A Study on the Role of Human Rights Actors” at the UGC sponsored National   Seminar on ‘Human Rights And Duties And Challenges In SAARC Region’ held on 15th -17th  November, 2014, organized by the Dept. of Law, University of North Bengal, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.                                         

 Conference attended in Country

1. Participated on ‘at the National Conference of Political Scientists of Bangladesh on Democracy, Development and Security: Bangladesh Perspectives held on On 31th may 2008, Dhaka Sheraton Hotel organized by Bangladesh Political Science Association.

2. Participated and presented Paper on “Changing Pattern of Voting Behavior in Present Rural Bangladesh’ at the National Seminar under HEQEP project on ‘Culture and Cultural Studies   of Bangladesh On 14th November, 2015, organized by Institute of Bangladesh Studies, University of Rajshahi. 

Publications

1.‘Role of Rural Elites in Political Development at Grass root Level: A Case Study of Two Unions of Bogra District.’ The Journal of Institute of Bangladesh Studies (IBS) of Rajshahi University (in Bangla).{ISSN 1561-798X}, Vol.no. 17, Time of Publication: November 2009.

2.‘Conflict of Power and Authority between Local Member of Parliament and Upazilla Chairman, Upazila Parishad: An Analysis.’ The Journal of Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (PATC), Savar, Dhaka (in Bangla).{ISSN 1605-2021}, Vol.no. 41, Time of Publication: February 2010.

 3.‘Evolution of Power-Structure of Rural Elites: An Analysis of Current Situation.’ The Journal of Bangladesh Lock-Proshason Potrika of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (PATC), Savar, Dhaka (in Bangla).{ISSN 1605-723}, Vol.no. 12, Time of Publication: June 2010.

4. “Termination of Uncertainty in Role play of Upzila Vice-Chairman at Upzila Parishad: A Study of an alternative Investigation in Rajshahi Division, The Journal of  Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre, (PATC) Savar, Dhaka (in Bangla).{ISSN 1605-2021}, Vol.no. 48, Time of Publication: June 2011.

5.“The Coordination of Power and Authority between the UZP Chairman and the Local MP: Strategies and Policies for the Success” The Journal of  Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre, (PATC) Savar, Dhaka.{ISSN 1605-2021, Barsha Sankhya.2010, Time of Publication: June 2012. (Co-authored)

6.“Zila Parishad as an Organ of Local Self-Government in Bangladesh: Problems and Prospects” The Journal of  Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (BPTC), Savar, Dhaka. June 2011 {ISSN 1605-2021}. Vol.no. 51, Time of Publication: May 2013.

 

Articles has been Published as an Assistant Professor

7.“The Patterns of Influence of Political Parties on the Local Self-government Election in Bangladesh: Some Policy Suggestions” The Journal of  Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (BPTC), Savar, Dhaka. ISSN: 1605-2021, 64th issue of April-June 2015

(Co-authored)

8.‘Factors Affecting The  Quality of  Higher Education: A Study on Selected Private Universities in Bangladesh’, The International  Journal of Information, Business & Management, ISSN 2076-9202, Vol.4, No.2, pp:02-12, 2012, indexed by: EBSCO, DOAJ, Pro Quest, ZORA, Index Copernicus, DRJI, EBSCO, SJIF, Web:http://ijibm.elitehall.com (Co-authored)

9.‘Rural Elites in Social Development of Bangladesh Villages: A Case Study of Two Unions of Bogra District’, This article is finally accepted for publication in the Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (PATC), Savar, Dhaka (in Bangla). (Sources: Memo No: BPATC/ Pro. Sa-2/2010-307 {(Kha)} [ISSN 1605-2021] (Co-authored)

10Socio-Economic Position of Rural Elites: Bangladesh Perspective’, This article is finally accepted for publication in the Lock-Proshason Samoeeky of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (PATC), Savar, Dhaka (in Bangla). (Sources: Memo No: BPATC/ Pro. Sa-2/2010-307 {(Kha)} [ISSN 1605-2021 (Co-authored)

11. Opinion on the Higher Education of Private Universities in Bangladesh, the International Journal of Education & Information Technology, vol.1, No.3, 2015, pp81-87. Indexed by: World Cat, Academic Keys, Research Bib, UIF, SSRN, Google Scholar www.aiscience.org/journal/ijeit. (Co-authored)

12.‘Protection of Human Rights :A Study on the Role of Human Rights Actors, Human Rights and Duties (A collection of modified research papers presented in the national seminar organized by the dept. of Law, University of North Bengal, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India), 1st published edition, 2015, ISBN:978-921285-3-5

13. ‘Changing Pattern of Voting Behavior in Rural Bangladesh’ was presented in the National Seminar on Cultural Studies in Bangladesh held in 14th November 2015 under ERCTR-IBS HEQEP project. This article is finally accepted for publishing in the seminar volume of IBS journal.

14. Development Role of Rural Elites in Bangladesh: An Economic Case Study of Two Unions of Bogra District’ This article is finally accepted for publication in the Lock-Proshason Patrika of Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (PATC), Savar, Dhaka (in Bangla). (Sources: Memo No: BPATC/Lock Patrica/ 2016-98 [ISSN 1605-7023]

 

Book

1. Upazila Chairman & Local MP’s Conflict-Devices to Accommodate (as a co-author), Dhaka: KT3 Publications, ISBN: 978-984-34-1076-4