Training Program

Training Workshop on ‘Research Methodology’:

Bangladesh Open University (BOU) organized a training workshop on ‘Research Methodology’ on February 25, 27 and 28, 2018, in which Dr. Farhana Ferdousi, Deputy Executive Director, EWUCRT and Dr. Jashim Uddin, Associate Professor and Dr. Md. Abdul Momen, Assistant Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University were participated as resource persons.

Training program on ‘How to Write a Research Proposal/ Article?’:

EWUCRT organized a Training program on ‘How to Write a Research Proposal/ Article?’ on March 10 and 11, 2018 in order to develop the academic skills of the faculty members of the university in this area. A series of interactive lectures were delivered to provide learners with the theoretical knowledge and hands-on training on preparing a research proposal/article. The training classes were conducted by Professor Dr. Md. Mobarak Hossain Khan, Department of Social Relations, East West University and Dr. Farhana Ferdousi, Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University. Thirteen participants of various academic departments attended the training sessions.

 

Training on ‘Sampling Methods and Sample Size Estimation’:

EWUCRT organized a week long training program on ‘Sampling Methods and Sample Size Estimation’ for the faculty members of East West University. This is to improve the skills of the academic staff to draw scientific samples using various methods and estimate sample size. The training was held on April 1, 5 and 8, 2018 from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm at EWUCRT Research Hub, East West University. The resource person of the training was Professor Dr. Md. Mobarak Hossain Khan, Department of Social Relations, East West University. Fourteen participants of various academic departments attended the training sessions.

Training on ‘Structural Equation Modeling (SEM)’:

EWUCRT organized a training program on ‘Structural Equation Modeling (SEM)’ for the faculty members of East West University. The training was held on October 11, 25 and November 1, 8 2018 .The training program was conducted by Dr. Jashim Uddin, Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University. Eighteen participants of various academic departments attended the training sessions.

‘Study of US Institutes (SUSI) 2018’ Grant for Dr. Muhammed Shahriar Haque:

Dr. Muhammed Shahriar Haque, Executive Director of EWUCRT was awarded a grant by the US State Department to undertake a six-week course titled ‘US Culture and Society’, at New York University, from 09 June–20 July 2018, under the Study of US Institutes (SUSI) Summer-2018 programme. Multinational Institute of American Studies (MIAS) of New York University conducted the course. Eighteen fellows participated in MIAS-2018 program on “US Culture and Society”. The fellows were from eighteen different countries selected from over sixty-five scholars nominated by Fulbright commissions and U.S. embassies, representing every region of the world. The programme comprised a series of lectures by prominent academicians, politicians, business and labour leaders, journalists, and government advisers, and major academic themes. Furthermore, the fellows also learnt about US culture and society from guided tours in New York (Queens, Bronx, Manhattan, China Town, Little Italy, Harlem, Brookline, etc.), Boston, New Mexico and Washington, D.C. The fellows were appointed Visiting Scholars at New York University. They have access to the University’s libraries and computer databases (journals, books, etc.) on a continuing basis for at least a year.

Training program on Research Software ‘Turnitin’

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) in partnership with UGC funded sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized a Training program on Research SoftwareTurnitin’ on March 18, 2017 in order to develop the academic skills of the faculty members of the university. The training class was conducted by Mr. Gorkey Gourab, Senior Programme Manager, at International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh.

Training Workshop on Research Methodology

BCS Administration Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh has organized a training workshop on “Research Methodology” in collaboration with East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) on 21-22 April 2017, in which Dr. Rafiqul Huda Chaudhury, Chairperson, EWUCRT and Dr. Farhana Ferdousi, Deputy Executive Director, EWUCRT participated as resource persons.

Training program on Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS)

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT), in partnership with UGC funded sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized a training program on Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) on 20, 30 July and 3, 10 August 2017, for faculty members of EWU in order to develop their data analysis skills. The training class was conducted by Mr. M. H. M. Imrul Kabir, Senior Lecturer, Department of Applied Statistics, East West University. He has expertise on various types of statistical data analysis software. Nineteen faculty members of various academic departments attended the training session.

Training on Research Methodology for the staff of Bangladesh Open University

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) organized a Training on ‘Research Methodology’ for the staff of Bangladesh Open University (BOU) from 21 November to 03 December, 2017 in order to develop the research skills of the young faculty members of BOU. During the training a series of interactive lectures provide learners with the theoretical knowledge, and hands-on training for writing a research proposal and carrying out research.

Workshop on Research Software Atlas.ti (Version:7)

East West University Center for Research and Training (CRT), in partnership with UGC/ World Bank HEQEP, organized 3 days workshop on a qualitative data analysis and research software: Atlas.ti (Version:7) on 15-16, 22 July,2016 for faculty members of EWU. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Md. Ali Imam, Research Investigator and Gorkey Gourab, Senior Program Manager, at International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b). Both of them have expertise on various type of statistical and qualitative data analysis software.

Training program on Research Software (i) NVivo and (ii) EndNote:

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT), in partnership with UGC/ World Bank sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized the following Training-Workshops on Research Software (i) NVivo and (ii) EndNote on October 29 and November 5, 2016 respectively in order to develop the research skills of the young faculty members of the university. The workshops were conducted by Mr. Gorkey Gourab, Senior Programme Manager, at International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b).

Training program on Qualitative Research:

East West University Center for Research and Training (CRT), in partnership with UGC/ World Bank HEQEP, organized 8-day long training program on Qualitative Research in January 2016, beginning on 8 January 2016 and finishing on 30 January 2016, for faculty members of EWU. The course was conducted by Professor Nurul Alam as resource person. Professor Alam has over three decades of teaching and research experience in economics, anthropology and development studies.

Training program on Capacity Building for Higher Degree Research (M. Phil, PhD) and PhD Scholarship Placement Assistance

Center for Research and Training (CRT), jointly with UGC/ World Bank HEQEP, organized a training program on Capacity Building for Higher Degree Research (M. Phil, PhD) and PhD Scholarship Placement Assistance on March 24 and 25, 2016, respectively for faculty members of EWU. The training was conducted by Dr. Sardana Islam Khan, Deputy Executive Director, East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) and Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University and Dr Shafiqur Rahman, Vice-President, Australian Academy of Business Leadership (AABL) as resource persons.

Workshop on ‘Mainstreaming Gender in International and National Climate Change Policy and Program’

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT), in collaboration with UGC/World Bank funded sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized a half-day workshop on ‘Mainstreaming Gender in International and National Climate Change Policy and Program’ on March 28, 2016. This workshop focused on in-depth analysis of gender-climate interrelation that can better inform climate policy in Bangladesh as well as internationally with a focus to bring together researchers, policy makers and practitioners to share their experiences on linking gender and climate change in policies. Building on unique experiences, the workshop aimed to deconstruct popular assumptions about women’s vulnerability in relation to men’s by discussing how socio-economic factors determine men and women’s vulnerability to climate change.

Training on ‘Multivariate Analysis’

To foster better understanding and enabling proper utilization in research, East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) organized a 7-day training workshop on, Multivariate Analysis, for the faculty members of East West University from May 08 to May 30, 2015. The training was funded by a grant from the University Grants Commission/ World Bank, CP: 3296 (knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff) and East West University. A total number of 21 Associate Professors, Assistant Professors, Senior Lecturers and Lecturers from different departments took hands-on training from the program. The Course covered the following topics: (i) Multiple Regression, (ii) Logistic Regression, (iii) Proportional Hazard Model, (iv) Factor Analysis and (v) Principal Components. The lectures not only covered theoretical dimension of these measurements but also its application in research.

Workshop on Academic Writing, Publication and Research Methods:

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) in collaboration with Center for Development through Open Learning, Publishing and Communication (CEDOLPC), organized a 2-day Workshop on “Academic Writing, Publication and Research Methods” for university teachers and researchers on 11-12 September, 2015. The workshop program designed to develop writing style, standards and practices of young and less experienced faculty members, researchers and authors who are interested in academic research and publication. A series of interactive lectures was provided to participants through theoretical knowledge and hands-on training for carrying out empirical research.

+ 2018
Training Workshop on ‘Research Methodology’:

Bangladesh Open University (BOU) organized a training workshop on ‘Research Methodology’ on February 25, 27 and 28, 2018, in which Dr. Farhana Ferdousi, Deputy Executive Director, EWUCRT and Dr. Jashim Uddin, Associate Professor and Dr. Md. Abdul Momen, Assistant Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University were participated as resource persons.

Training program on ‘How to Write a Research Proposal/ Article?’:

EWUCRT organized a Training program on ‘How to Write a Research Proposal/ Article?’ on March 10 and 11, 2018 in order to develop the academic skills of the faculty members of the university in this area. A series of interactive lectures were delivered to provide learners with the theoretical knowledge and hands-on training on preparing a research proposal/article. The training classes were conducted by Professor Dr. Md. Mobarak Hossain Khan, Department of Social Relations, East West University and Dr. Farhana Ferdousi, Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University. Thirteen participants of various academic departments attended the training sessions.

 

Training on ‘Sampling Methods and Sample Size Estimation’:

EWUCRT organized a week long training program on ‘Sampling Methods and Sample Size Estimation’ for the faculty members of East West University. This is to improve the skills of the academic staff to draw scientific samples using various methods and estimate sample size. The training was held on April 1, 5 and 8, 2018 from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm at EWUCRT Research Hub, East West University. The resource person of the training was Professor Dr. Md. Mobarak Hossain Khan, Department of Social Relations, East West University. Fourteen participants of various academic departments attended the training sessions.

Training on ‘Structural Equation Modeling (SEM)’:

EWUCRT organized a training program on ‘Structural Equation Modeling (SEM)’ for the faculty members of East West University. The training was held on October 11, 25 and November 1, 8 2018 .The training program was conducted by Dr. Jashim Uddin, Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University. Eighteen participants of various academic departments attended the training sessions.

‘Study of US Institutes (SUSI) 2018’ Grant for Dr. Muhammed Shahriar Haque:

Dr. Muhammed Shahriar Haque, Executive Director of EWUCRT was awarded a grant by the US State Department to undertake a six-week course titled ‘US Culture and Society’, at New York University, from 09 June–20 July 2018, under the Study of US Institutes (SUSI) Summer-2018 programme. Multinational Institute of American Studies (MIAS) of New York University conducted the course. Eighteen fellows participated in MIAS-2018 program on “US Culture and Society”. The fellows were from eighteen different countries selected from over sixty-five scholars nominated by Fulbright commissions and U.S. embassies, representing every region of the world. The programme comprised a series of lectures by prominent academicians, politicians, business and labour leaders, journalists, and government advisers, and major academic themes. Furthermore, the fellows also learnt about US culture and society from guided tours in New York (Queens, Bronx, Manhattan, China Town, Little Italy, Harlem, Brookline, etc.), Boston, New Mexico and Washington, D.C. The fellows were appointed Visiting Scholars at New York University. They have access to the University’s libraries and computer databases (journals, books, etc.) on a continuing basis for at least a year.

+ 2017
Training program on Research Software ‘Turnitin’

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) in partnership with UGC funded sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized a Training program on Research SoftwareTurnitin’ on March 18, 2017 in order to develop the academic skills of the faculty members of the university. The training class was conducted by Mr. Gorkey Gourab, Senior Programme Manager, at International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh.

Training Workshop on Research Methodology

BCS Administration Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh has organized a training workshop on “Research Methodology” in collaboration with East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) on 21-22 April 2017, in which Dr. Rafiqul Huda Chaudhury, Chairperson, EWUCRT and Dr. Farhana Ferdousi, Deputy Executive Director, EWUCRT participated as resource persons.

Training program on Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS)

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT), in partnership with UGC funded sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized a training program on Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) on 20, 30 July and 3, 10 August 2017, for faculty members of EWU in order to develop their data analysis skills. The training class was conducted by Mr. M. H. M. Imrul Kabir, Senior Lecturer, Department of Applied Statistics, East West University. He has expertise on various types of statistical data analysis software. Nineteen faculty members of various academic departments attended the training session.

Training on Research Methodology for the staff of Bangladesh Open University

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) organized a Training on ‘Research Methodology’ for the staff of Bangladesh Open University (BOU) from 21 November to 03 December, 2017 in order to develop the research skills of the young faculty members of BOU. During the training a series of interactive lectures provide learners with the theoretical knowledge, and hands-on training for writing a research proposal and carrying out research.

+ 2016
Workshop on Research Software Atlas.ti (Version:7)

East West University Center for Research and Training (CRT), in partnership with UGC/ World Bank HEQEP, organized 3 days workshop on a qualitative data analysis and research software: Atlas.ti (Version:7) on 15-16, 22 July,2016 for faculty members of EWU. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Md. Ali Imam, Research Investigator and Gorkey Gourab, Senior Program Manager, at International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b). Both of them have expertise on various type of statistical and qualitative data analysis software.

Training program on Research Software (i) NVivo and (ii) EndNote:

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT), in partnership with UGC/ World Bank sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized the following Training-Workshops on Research Software (i) NVivo and (ii) EndNote on October 29 and November 5, 2016 respectively in order to develop the research skills of the young faculty members of the university. The workshops were conducted by Mr. Gorkey Gourab, Senior Programme Manager, at International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b).

Training program on Qualitative Research:

East West University Center for Research and Training (CRT), in partnership with UGC/ World Bank HEQEP, organized 8-day long training program on Qualitative Research in January 2016, beginning on 8 January 2016 and finishing on 30 January 2016, for faculty members of EWU. The course was conducted by Professor Nurul Alam as resource person. Professor Alam has over three decades of teaching and research experience in economics, anthropology and development studies.

Training program on Capacity Building for Higher Degree Research (M. Phil, PhD) and PhD Scholarship Placement Assistance

Center for Research and Training (CRT), jointly with UGC/ World Bank HEQEP, organized a training program on Capacity Building for Higher Degree Research (M. Phil, PhD) and PhD Scholarship Placement Assistance on March 24 and 25, 2016, respectively for faculty members of EWU. The training was conducted by Dr. Sardana Islam Khan, Deputy Executive Director, East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) and Associate Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University and Dr Shafiqur Rahman, Vice-President, Australian Academy of Business Leadership (AABL) as resource persons.

Workshop on ‘Mainstreaming Gender in International and National Climate Change Policy and Program’

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT), in collaboration with UGC/World Bank funded sub-project: Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff, organized a half-day workshop on ‘Mainstreaming Gender in International and National Climate Change Policy and Program’ on March 28, 2016. This workshop focused on in-depth analysis of gender-climate interrelation that can better inform climate policy in Bangladesh as well as internationally with a focus to bring together researchers, policy makers and practitioners to share their experiences on linking gender and climate change in policies. Building on unique experiences, the workshop aimed to deconstruct popular assumptions about women’s vulnerability in relation to men’s by discussing how socio-economic factors determine men and women’s vulnerability to climate change.

+ 2015
Training on ‘Multivariate Analysis’

To foster better understanding and enabling proper utilization in research, East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) organized a 7-day training workshop on, Multivariate Analysis, for the faculty members of East West University from May 08 to May 30, 2015. The training was funded by a grant from the University Grants Commission/ World Bank, CP: 3296 (knowledge Transfer and Capacity Development of Academic Staff) and East West University. A total number of 21 Associate Professors, Assistant Professors, Senior Lecturers and Lecturers from different departments took hands-on training from the program. The Course covered the following topics: (i) Multiple Regression, (ii) Logistic Regression, (iii) Proportional Hazard Model, (iv) Factor Analysis and (v) Principal Components. The lectures not only covered theoretical dimension of these measurements but also its application in research.

Workshop on Academic Writing, Publication and Research Methods:

East West University Center for Research and Training (EWUCRT) in collaboration with Center for Development through Open Learning, Publishing and Communication (CEDOLPC), organized a 2-day Workshop on “Academic Writing, Publication and Research Methods” for university teachers and researchers on 11-12 September, 2015. The workshop program designed to develop writing style, standards and practices of young and less experienced faculty members, researchers and authors who are interested in academic research and publication. A series of interactive lectures was provided to participants through theoretical knowledge and hands-on training for carrying out empirical research.

+ 2014
+ 2013
+ 2012
+ 2011