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Dr. Fouzia Mannan

Associate Professor
Department of Sociology

  • Ph.D. in Sociology (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)
  • M.Phil. in Sociology (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)
  • MSS in Sociology, (University of Dhaka)
  • BSS in Sociology, (University of Dhaka)

Associate Professor, Department of Social Relations and Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, East West University, Dhaka, since Fall 2014 .

Associate Professor (under the Institutionalizing of the Department of Women Studies Project), Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, 2009- 2010 and Part time faculty, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, 2011, fall 2013 to 2014.

Assistant Professor (under the Institutionalizing of the Department of Women Studies Project), Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, 2006-2009. Part-time faculty, Department of Women and Gender Studies, 2005.

Research Fellow, School of Development Studies, BRAC University, Teaching at post-graduate level (course Gender and Development), 2007- 2008

Guest Lecturer, Teaching at M.S. (Course WFM 6104: Gender and Water) level in Integrated Water Resources Management, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET),   2005.

Worked for ‘Saidia New Dawn’, a NGO, helping urban poor children in Ongata Rongai, Nairobi, Kenya and was involved in a project named “Saidia New Dawn project”, 2012 -2013 (Voluntarily).

Gender and Development, Rural and Urban Poverty, Livelihood Vulnerabilities, Water and Sanitation, Violence Against Women, NGOs and Women’s Empowerment.

Journal Publication

International

Mannan, F. (2012) Gender-based Violence in Dhaka’s Slums, Book Chapter:  The Future of Asian Feminisms: Confronting Fundamentalisms, Conflicts and Neo-Liberalism, Eds., Nursyahbani Katjasungkana and Saskia E. Wieringa, Cambridge Scholars Publishing,12 Back Chapman Street, Newcastle uponTyne, NE6 2XX, UK. p182 http://www.c-s-p.org/flyers/978-1-4438-3450-6-sample.pdf

Joshi, D., Fawcett, B., and Mannan, F. (2012) Sanitation for the Urban Poor: Gender Matters, book chapter in Diverting the Flow : Gender Equity and Water in South Asia, edited by Margreet Zwarteveen, Sara Ahmed and Suman Rimal Gautam. – New Delhi: Zubaan, 2012.

Joshi, D., Fawcett B., Mannan F. 2011 Health, hygiene and appropriate sanitation: experiences and perceptions of the urban poor, Environment and Urbanization, April 2011 23: 91-111, doi: 10.1177/0956247811398602, (by) Sage.

 Holmes, R., Jones N., Mannan F. (2011) Addressing gendered risks and vulnerabilities through social protection: examples of good practice from Bangladesh, Ethiopia and PeruGender and Development Journal,  Vol 19:2 July 2011, Oxfam, UK. PP 255-270. : Routledge, part of the Taylor & Francis Group

 Mannan, F. 2013 ‘The Times of Hope and Despair’: Gender at the Crossroads of Water and Sanitation in Bangladesh. South Asian Water Studies, Volume 3, Issues 3,      February, 2013, (www.sawas journal.org)

Holmes,  R., Mannan, F, Dhali, H, Parveen,S. (2010) Gendered Risks, Poverty and Vulnerability in Bangladesh, Case Study of the Challenging the Frontiers of Poverty Reduction Programme (CFPR), Specially Targeted Ultra Poor II (STUP II), Overseas Development Institute (ODI), London, United Kingdom. http://www.isn.ethz.ch/isn/Digital-Library/Publications/Detail/?lng=en&id=140766

Mannan, F. (2002) Gender and Development: An Analysis of Selected NGO Interventions in Bangladesh and India – Thesis submitted to the Center for the Study of Social Systems (CSSS) of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi in partial fulfillment of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.).

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National

Mannan, F. (2011). Chapter: Mastanocracy, Violence and Gender in Dhaka Slum, Gender and Militarization in South Asia, University Press Limited (UPL), Dhaka, Bangladesh. http://www.indianbooksonwomen.com/index.php?p=sr&Uc=5727873974735278436

Mannan,F., and Banu, A. (in press).  Livelihood Vulnerability and Elderly Women in Urban Slums, Book Chapter: Livelihood, Poverty and Women in Bangladesh, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka and University Press Limited (UPL) Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Mannan, F. (2010) Mainstreaming Gender in Sanitation: An Analytical Study of Selected Organizations in Bangladesh published by the Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. 32p.(Working Paper 10)

Mannan, F. (2010) Emergence of Women Studies in Bangladesh: A Journey Through History in Ten Years Celebration Memorial Journal. Published by the Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. P28-36.

Mannan, F. (2003) Contributed to a book in Bangla titled “Shikkhakosh” (A Compendium on Education) edited by M. Habibur Rahman.  Published by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Conference & Seminars

  • Invited as a resource person in the curriculum development training workshop on “Gender inclusive Agriculture Education and Research” from 22-30 September, 2016 in Kalimpong, India.
  • Attended and presented a paper as a key note speaker at the Conference organized by the SaciWATERs on ‘Interdisciplinary in Water Education in South Asia: Challenges, Perspectives and Policy Implications’ from October 3-6, 2010 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Presented a paper on ‘Mainstreaming Gender in Sanitation: Perspectives from Dhaka Slum’, in Wageningen University, Netherlands, 19th November 2009.
  • Attended a workshop organized by the Centre for Intercultural Studies, Portugal, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, University of Tampere, Finland, 25 November, 2009.
  • Attended the I International Congress of Culture and Gender: Culture in the Body, 11-13 November 2009, Elche, Alicante, Spain.
  • Attended the conference of East Mediterranean University, ‘Gender Studies at Crossroad’, 22 -24th April, 2009 at Cyprus.
  • Attended and presented a paper at the Second Conference of the Kartini Asia Network, 2-5 November 2008, Bali, Indonesia.
  • Attended and presented a paper at the XII National Conference of the Indian Association for Women’s Studies (IAWS), Feminism, Education and Transformation of Knowledges: Processes and Institutions, 7-10 February 2008, Lucknow, India
  • Attended a Workshop on Curriculum Development on Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, October 14-17, 2006, Hyderabad, India.
  • Attended a Workshop on Gender and Water Reader for South Asia, October 9-13, 2006, Hyderabad, India.
  • Attended and presented a paper at a seminar on Exploring the Sociological Perspective of Poverty, organized by Bangladesh Sociological Society, May 2004, University of Dhaka.
  • Attended the All India Sociological Conference, December 19-21, 1994, Jawaharlal Nehru University, and New Delhi, India.
  • Attended a workshop on Feminist Methodology, organized by the Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Dhaka University, 2008, Bangladesh.
  • Attended the National Workshop on Rural Poverty, March 12-13, 1992, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), Dhaka, Bangladesh. Participated in a Gender Workshop at the University of Dhaka, organized by the Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Dhaka University, 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Other

Publications will be here.

+ Academic Background
  • Ph.D. in Sociology (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)
  • M.Phil. in Sociology (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)
  • MSS in Sociology, (University of Dhaka)
  • BSS in Sociology, (University of Dhaka)
+ Professional Experience

Associate Professor, Department of Social Relations and Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, East West University, Dhaka, since Fall 2014 .

Associate Professor (under the Institutionalizing of the Department of Women Studies Project), Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, 2009- 2010 and Part time faculty, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, 2011, fall 2013 to 2014.

Assistant Professor (under the Institutionalizing of the Department of Women Studies Project), Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, 2006-2009. Part-time faculty, Department of Women and Gender Studies, 2005.

Research Fellow, School of Development Studies, BRAC University, Teaching at post-graduate level (course Gender and Development), 2007- 2008

Guest Lecturer, Teaching at M.S. (Course WFM 6104: Gender and Water) level in Integrated Water Resources Management, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET),   2005.

Worked for ‘Saidia New Dawn’, a NGO, helping urban poor children in Ongata Rongai, Nairobi, Kenya and was involved in a project named “Saidia New Dawn project”, 2012 -2013 (Voluntarily).

+ Research Interest

Gender and Development, Rural and Urban Poverty, Livelihood Vulnerabilities, Water and Sanitation, Violence Against Women, NGOs and Women’s Empowerment.

+ Selected Publications

Journal Publication

International

Mannan, F. (2012) Gender-based Violence in Dhaka’s Slums, Book Chapter:  The Future of Asian Feminisms: Confronting Fundamentalisms, Conflicts and Neo-Liberalism, Eds., Nursyahbani Katjasungkana and Saskia E. Wieringa, Cambridge Scholars Publishing,12 Back Chapman Street, Newcastle uponTyne, NE6 2XX, UK. p182 http://www.c-s-p.org/flyers/978-1-4438-3450-6-sample.pdf

Joshi, D., Fawcett, B., and Mannan, F. (2012) Sanitation for the Urban Poor: Gender Matters, book chapter in Diverting the Flow : Gender Equity and Water in South Asia, edited by Margreet Zwarteveen, Sara Ahmed and Suman Rimal Gautam. – New Delhi: Zubaan, 2012.

Joshi, D., Fawcett B., Mannan F. 2011 Health, hygiene and appropriate sanitation: experiences and perceptions of the urban poor, Environment and Urbanization, April 2011 23: 91-111, doi: 10.1177/0956247811398602, (by) Sage.

 Holmes, R., Jones N., Mannan F. (2011) Addressing gendered risks and vulnerabilities through social protection: examples of good practice from Bangladesh, Ethiopia and PeruGender and Development Journal,  Vol 19:2 July 2011, Oxfam, UK. PP 255-270. : Routledge, part of the Taylor & Francis Group

 Mannan, F. 2013 ‘The Times of Hope and Despair’: Gender at the Crossroads of Water and Sanitation in Bangladesh. South Asian Water Studies, Volume 3, Issues 3,      February, 2013, (www.sawas journal.org)

Holmes,  R., Mannan, F, Dhali, H, Parveen,S. (2010) Gendered Risks, Poverty and Vulnerability in Bangladesh, Case Study of the Challenging the Frontiers of Poverty Reduction Programme (CFPR), Specially Targeted Ultra Poor II (STUP II), Overseas Development Institute (ODI), London, United Kingdom. http://www.isn.ethz.ch/isn/Digital-Library/Publications/Detail/?lng=en&id=140766

Mannan, F. (2002) Gender and Development: An Analysis of Selected NGO Interventions in Bangladesh and India – Thesis submitted to the Center for the Study of Social Systems (CSSS) of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi in partial fulfillment of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.).

.

National

Mannan, F. (2011). Chapter: Mastanocracy, Violence and Gender in Dhaka Slum, Gender and Militarization in South Asia, University Press Limited (UPL), Dhaka, Bangladesh. http://www.indianbooksonwomen.com/index.php?p=sr&Uc=5727873974735278436

Mannan,F., and Banu, A. (in press).  Livelihood Vulnerability and Elderly Women in Urban Slums, Book Chapter: Livelihood, Poverty and Women in Bangladesh, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka and University Press Limited (UPL) Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Mannan, F. (2010) Mainstreaming Gender in Sanitation: An Analytical Study of Selected Organizations in Bangladesh published by the Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. 32p.(Working Paper 10)

Mannan, F. (2010) Emergence of Women Studies in Bangladesh: A Journey Through History in Ten Years Celebration Memorial Journal. Published by the Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. P28-36.

Mannan, F. (2003) Contributed to a book in Bangla titled “Shikkhakosh” (A Compendium on Education) edited by M. Habibur Rahman.  Published by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Conference & Seminars

  • Invited as a resource person in the curriculum development training workshop on “Gender inclusive Agriculture Education and Research” from 22-30 September, 2016 in Kalimpong, India.
  • Attended and presented a paper as a key note speaker at the Conference organized by the SaciWATERs on ‘Interdisciplinary in Water Education in South Asia: Challenges, Perspectives and Policy Implications’ from October 3-6, 2010 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Presented a paper on ‘Mainstreaming Gender in Sanitation: Perspectives from Dhaka Slum’, in Wageningen University, Netherlands, 19th November 2009.
  • Attended a workshop organized by the Centre for Intercultural Studies, Portugal, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, University of Tampere, Finland, 25 November, 2009.
  • Attended the I International Congress of Culture and Gender: Culture in the Body, 11-13 November 2009, Elche, Alicante, Spain.
  • Attended the conference of East Mediterranean University, ‘Gender Studies at Crossroad’, 22 -24th April, 2009 at Cyprus.
  • Attended and presented a paper at the Second Conference of the Kartini Asia Network, 2-5 November 2008, Bali, Indonesia.
  • Attended and presented a paper at the XII National Conference of the Indian Association for Women’s Studies (IAWS), Feminism, Education and Transformation of Knowledges: Processes and Institutions, 7-10 February 2008, Lucknow, India
  • Attended a Workshop on Curriculum Development on Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, October 14-17, 2006, Hyderabad, India.
  • Attended a Workshop on Gender and Water Reader for South Asia, October 9-13, 2006, Hyderabad, India.
  • Attended and presented a paper at a seminar on Exploring the Sociological Perspective of Poverty, organized by Bangladesh Sociological Society, May 2004, University of Dhaka.
  • Attended the All India Sociological Conference, December 19-21, 1994, Jawaharlal Nehru University, and New Delhi, India.
  • Attended a workshop on Feminist Methodology, organized by the Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Dhaka University, 2008, Bangladesh.
  • Attended the National Workshop on Rural Poverty, March 12-13, 1992, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), Dhaka, Bangladesh. Participated in a Gender Workshop at the University of Dhaka, organized by the Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and Dhaka University, 2007, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Other

Publications will be here.