Faculty members of the Department of Sociology

Name and Designation

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Academic Background

Research Interest

Dr. Bijoy P. Barua
Professor

Dr Bijoy Prasad Barua
  • Ph.D. in Sociology in Education, (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • MA  in Educational Studies (Anthropology of Education) (Concordia University, Canada)
  • MA in Sociology, University of Chittagong
Indigenous people/ Ethnic Community, Culture, International Development, Participatory Research, Comparative Education/Popular Education, Non-Governmental Organizations(NGOs), Critical Pedagogy and Social Justice.

Interest of Geographical Areas: South and Southeast Asia (Bangladesh, Burma, Thailand and Sri Lanka)

Dr. Fouzia Mannan
Associate Professor &
Dean of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

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  • 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
Gender and Development, Sociology of Gender, Culture and Society, Violence Against Women, Non- Governmental Organizations and Women’s Empowerment, Rural and Urban Poverty, Water and Sanitation, Livelihood Vulnerabilities, Social Protection.

Dr. Anisur Rahman Khan
Assistant Professor
(On postdoc fellowship leave) 

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  • Ph.D. in Development Administration (National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand)
  • MA in Women’s Studies, University of York, UK
  • MSS in Sociology, University of Dhaka
  • BSS in Sociology, University of Dhaka
  • Qualitative Research Methodology
  • Social Policy Analysis
  • Sociology of Organisation & Industrialisation
  • Men and Masculinity
  • Rural Society

Dr. Mumita Tanjeela
Assistant Professor & Chairperson

Dr Mumita Tanjeela
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia.
  • Masters of Science, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand
  • MSS in Sociology, University of Dhaka
  • BSS (Hon’s) in Sociology, University of Dhaka
Gender and environment (Climate change adaptation and Disaster management), Gender and development, Women empowerment, Women’s political participation, Gender based violence ,and Public Policy.

Ms. Sifat-E-Sultana
Senior Lecturer

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  • MSS in Sociology, University of Dhaka
  • BSS (Hon’s) in Sociology, University of Dhaka
  • Health behavior
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Medical Sociology
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Health and environment
  • Sociology of Environment
  • Disaster Management

Masum Billah
Lecturer

MASUM BILLAH
  • Master in Public Health in Disasters, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden and University of Oviedo, Spain
  • BSS (Honors) MSS (Sociology), University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Public Health
  • Global Health
  • Migration
  • Environment
  • Disaster Management
  • Risk Management
  • Media and Culture

Rasel Hussain
Lecturer

Rasel Hussain
  • MSS in Sociology, University of Dhaka
  • BSS (Hon’s) in Sociology, University of Dhaka
Urban Sociology, Political Sociology, Globalization and City, Research Methodology, Social Change, Demography, Informal and information based economy. Urban Marginality