You are here: Home

Articles

Curriculum Vitae of Prof. Dr. M Wahiduzzaman

Share

Dr. M Wahiduzzaman

(Eminent Educational Scientist, Columnist & Media personality)

Professor (Since 2008)

Department of Educational Administration

Institute of Education and Research, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh

Tel. 9661910-73/8232 (Off.), 8621236 (Res.) Cell- 01911179424, E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  

Name                                                :    M. Wahiduzzaman

Mother’s name                                   :    Halima Ahmed

Father’s name                                    :    Azhar Uddin Ahmed (Late)

Spouse name                                     :    Prof. Dr. Zeenat Huda Wahid 

Sex                                                       :     Male                                

Date of Birth                                       :    17 April 1961

Present Address                             :   Noakhali Science and Technology University, Noakhali-3814,Bangladesh

Permanent                                         :  Village–Bashbunia, Post–Amua,Upazila,Kathalia, Dist - Jhalokathi

Present Position                              :   Vice-Chancellor, Noakhali Science and Technology University (Professor of Education, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Now on Deputation)

Senate Member, National University, Bangladesh.

Academic Council member(Chancellor Nominee), University of Chittagong, Jagonnath University and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

Syndicate Member (Private University), University of Information, Technology and Sciences and Green University, Bangladesh

Expert member(Chancellor Nominee), Selection Board,  Khulna University of Engineering and Technology, University of Khulna, Mawlana Bhasani University of Science and Technology, Santosh, Tangail and Jagannath University Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Chairman, Governing Body, Institute for Library Science and Management.

Member, Governing Body, Mohammadpur Kendreo University College and Khilgaon Model University College , Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Expert Member, Technical Committee, Secondary Education, Quality Enhancement Project (SEQEP)

 

Educational Qualification
PhD School of Education

University of Nottingham,The UK

2005
M.Ed (Admn.) Institute of Education & Research University of Dhaka 1993
Dip-in-Ed. Institute of Education & Research University of Dhaka 1992
LL.M  Department of Law University of Dhaka 1987
LL.B (Hons.)  Department of Law University of Dhaka 1985
PhD Thesis: Role of Mass Media in Non-Formal Education  in Bangladesh with special regard to Television and Radio.
Supervisor: Professor W J Morgan,

Masters Thesis: The Study and Compilation of the Laws, Rules and Regulations of Educational Administration at Secondary Level in Bangladesh. Supervisor: Professor Rowshan Ara Chawdhury

Visiting Researcher, University of Warwick, the UK, March – June 2001

Work with the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, June –August 2009

Expertise : 

Information and Communication Technology(ICT), Media-communication, Educational technology, Mass-Media, Educational Administration and Leadership.

Training :

  • Training on Asia Regional UK Alumni Programme: Leadership Breakthroughs, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3 -5 March 2012, a British Council Regional Programme
  • Training on ‘Theory and Practice of Secondary Education in New Zealand’ at the College of Education, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, June –August 2009  
  • Capacity Building workshop using the ICT in Education Toolkit for Policymakers, Planners and Practitioners, 27–30 April 2009 BANBEIS, Jointly Organised by BANBIES, UNDP and UNESCO in collaboration with AECID and Ankur ICT Development Foundation
  • Planning Workshop of the Regional Policy Research on Quality and Status of Female Teachers and their Impact on EFA in Asia 16-18 March, 2009 UNESCO :Bangkok
  • National Training Session for Educational Counsellors in Modernising Islamic Education Methods using Computer Programs, organised by Bangladesh National Commission for UNESCO
  • Participated in the Workshop on “the Opinion Survey on Peace and Value Education”, held on 19 June 2008 at Training Room of CAMPE, Dhaka
  • Participated in An International Workshop on “ICT in Teaching-Learning in Technical and Vocational Education” held on 01-05 December 2007 at Islamic University of Technology (IUT), The Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) Dhaka, Bangladesh 
  • Participated in the Seventh Educational Researchers’ Conference for Dissemination for Research Studies, held on November 09, 2007 at IDB Bhaban, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, organized by UNESCO-BAFED Researchers’ Forum.
  • Participated in the South Asian regional workshop on Transparency and Integrity in the Water Sector, held on 3-5 November 2007 at Hotel Pan-Pacific Sonargaon, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Presented a Paper on ‘Education and Development in the Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives at the Commonwealth Research Scholars Colloquium in Nottingham, the UK 4-6 June 2004
  • Research Poster Presented on ‘What Counts As Evidence For What Purposes In Research In Adult Literacy, Numeracy And ESOL?’ in the NRDC International Conference at Hilton Hotel, Nottingham, the UK 20th – 22nd March 2003
  • Participated in BAICE 2002 Conference on ‘Lifelong Learning and the Building of Human and Social Capital’ at Nightingale Hall, the University of Nottingham, the UK 6th -8th September 2002

Research Courses and Training at the University Of Nottingham:

a. Four Courses offered by the School of Education: 1. Philosophy of Social Science, 2. Research Method Design and Practice, 3. Qualitative Method & 4. Quantitative Method and Data Analysis

b. Twelve Training Courses offered by the Graduate School: 1. Observation and Ethnographic Research in Social Science, 2. Focus Groups, 3. Analysis Qualitative Data and Using NVIVO, 4. Questionnaires, 5. Introduction to Quantitative research, 6. Planning Research and Time Management, 8. Presentation Skills for Postgraduates in Humanities, 7. Nature of the PhD and the Supervision Process, 8. Skills of Spoken and Written Communication & 9. PowerPoint for Presentation.

List of Research Publications:

  1. Social Issues in Tertiary Education of Bangladesh, In PROCEEDING, 1st International Conference on Current Issues in Education (IICCIE) 2012. Yogyakarta State University, Indonesia, 15-16 September 2012, pp.21-26
  2. Educating the Future Teacher : It’s on the Track in Sixth Five Plan, Planning Academy, Bangladesh
  3. The Role of Upazila Academic Supervisor for Quality Education at Secondary Level. Samajic Biggan Patrika (Bengali Journal of the University of Dhaka), Vol. 5. No. 5, December. 2011
  4. Attitude of Female Teachers towards their Profession in government primary schools of Bangladesh. Teacher's World, Journal of Education and Research. Vol.35-36, December 2009 & June 2010
  5. Role of Media in Disaster Risk Reduction Programme in Bangladesh. Social Science Review, Vol. 26, No. 2, December 2009
  6. Qualitative Method and its Role in Non-Formal Education and Media Research in Bangladesh. Dhaka University Studies Vol.  2007
  7. Mass Media, Non-Formal Education and Women Empowerment in Bangladesh, Teacher's World, Journal of Education and Research. Vol.32-33, 2008
  8. Review of the book of Gokulsing, K. Moti. 2004. Soft-soaping India: the world of Indian televised soap operas. Sterling: Trentham Books, In Social Science Review, Vol. 25, No. 2, December 2008
  9. Crisis in Education and the Importance of Non-formal Education, Teacher's World, Journal of Education and Research. Vol.30-31, June & December 2007
  10. Review In Social Science Review, Vol. 24, No. 1, June 2007
  11. Review Rahman, M. Golam. 1999. Communication Issues in Bangladesh. Dhaka: Paragon Publisher. In Social Science Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, June 2006
  12. The Role of Television and radio in Non-Formal Education in Bangladesh, in: Adedeji, S.O. and Morgan, W.J., Education and Development in the Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives, Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, 2005
  13. Effectiveness of 'Shikshatrider Ashor: A Programme of Bangladesh Betar for the Secondary Students, Teacher's World, Journal of Education and Research. December 2004, Vol. 26-27
  14. Education For All: Making The Right A Reality, Social Science Review, Vol.18, No.2, December 2001
  15. Human Rights and the Rights of Women in Bangladesh Hindu Law, Dhaka Biswabidyalaya Patrika (Bengali Journal of the University of Dhaka), Vol. 69, February 2001
  16. Mass Media and Education: Role of Mss Media in Non-formal Basic Education in Bangladesh, Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, Humanities, 45 (2), 2000
  17. Role of Mass Media in Literacy Movement in Bangladesh, Social Science Review, Vol. 17, No.2, December 2000
  18. Relation between Religion and Education in Pre-British India, Philosophy and Progress, Vol. XXVIII, December 2000
  19. Mass Communication for Development and Education, Teachers' World, Vol. 21-23, December 1997-June, 2000
  20. An Analysis of the Law of the Secondary Education in Bangladesh, Dhaka Viswavidyalay Patrika, (Bengali Journal of the University of Dhaka), 2000, Vol. 67
  21. Role of Mass Communication in the LDCs: Development vs. Dependency, Social Science Review, Vol. 16, No. 2, December 1999
  22. The Historical Development of Pre-Industrial City and its main features, Dhaka Viswavidyalay  Patrika (Bengali Journal of the University of Dhaka), 1999, Vol. 64
  23. Equality and Inequality in Education, Philosophy and Progress, Vol. XXIV-XXV, June-December, 1998

Papers Presented in International Seminars and Conferences:

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

1. International Conference on Current Issues in Education (ICCIE), 2012, 15-16 September 2012, Yogykarta State University, Indonesia

2. Paper on ‘Education and Development in the Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives at the Commonwealth Research Scholars Colloquium in Nottingham, 4-6 June 2004

3. What Counts As Evidence For What Purposes In Research In Adult Literacy, Numeracy And ESOL?’ in the NRDC International Conference at Hilton Hotel, Nottingham, 20th – 22nd March 2003

4. ‘Lifelong Learning and the Building of Human and Social Capital’ at Nightingale Hall, the University of Nottingham, in BAICE Conference 6th – 8th September 2002

5. Translation Work and Human Resources Development at the International Centre for Education in Development, University of Warwick, the UK on 05 June 2001

 

Research Experiences:

Team Leader of an International Research conducted by UNESCO, “Quality and Status of Female Teacher and their impact on EFA in Asia” from February 2009 – February 2010

Project Director, ‘Health Care Promotion through Mass Media: A Study among the Ethnic Communities of Bangladesh’. A research project of Social Science Research Council, Ministry of Planning, 2010-2011

Project Director, ‘The role of Bangladesh Betar in promoting girls education and women empowerment’ Bangladesh University Grants Commission, Dhaka 2009

Worked as a Visiting Researcher in the School of Education at the University of Warwick, UK, April – June 2001

Co-ordinator Researcher (Education Policy Project), Bangladesh Foundation for Development Research (1998-2001)

Researcher, planner and presenter of Educational Programme SOPAN, Bangladesh Television (1997-2001)

Supervised good number of PhD, MPhil and M.Ed. Thesis students: Including (i) A Study on the Administrative System of Private Teachers’ Training Colleges in Bangladesh, (ii) Student and Supervisor Perception about the Practice Teaching Experience in Bachelor of Education (IER), (iii) Leadership Role of Head Teacher in Secondary School: Gender Based Perspective, (iv) Learning Environment in  Secondary School of Dhaka City and the Role of Head Teacher as Administrator and (v) Study on Problem and Prospect of Introduction to Education Loan in Higher Education in Bangladesh (vi) The Role of Stipend for Girl Student at Secondary Level Student to Stop the Child Marriage (vii) An Analysis of the Role of Upazela Academic Supervisor in Improving the Quality of Secondary Education

Participation in Seminar/workshops:
  • Invited Speaker in an International Conference on Current Issues in Education (ICCIE), 2012. Organised by Yogykarta State University and National University of Malaysia,15-16 September 2012, Yogykarta State University, Indonesia
  • Planning Workshop of the Regional Policy Research on Quality and Status of Female Teachers and their Impact on EFA in Asia 16-18 March, 2009 UNESCO, Bangkok
  • Participated in the South Asian regional workshop on Transparency and Integrity in the Water Sector, held on 3-5 November 2007 at Hotel Pan-Pacific Sonargaon, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Presented a Paper on ‘Education and Development in the Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives at the Commonwealth Research Scholars Colloquium in Nottingham, the UK 4-6 June 2004
  • Presented a Paper on ‘Education and Development in the Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives at the Commonwealth Research Scholars Colloquium in Nottingham, 4-6 June 2004, on ‘What Counts As Evidence For What Purposes In Research In Adult Literacy, Numeracy And ESOL?’ in the NRDC International Conference at Hilton Hotel, Nottingham, the UK 20th – 22nd March 2003  
  • BAICE 2002 Conference on ‘Lifelong Learning and the Building of Human and Social Capital’ at Nightingale Hall, the University of Nottingham, the UK 6th – 8th September 2002.
  • Attended two International Seminars and four Departmental seminars at the Department of Continuing Education, University of Warwick, the UK

Several Courses and Workshops organised by the Graduate School of the University of Nottingham and the University of Warwick, the UK

Membership of Reputed Organisations: 

  1. Convenor, UK Alumni Association of Bangladesh (UKAAB)
  2. Secretary General, Biswabidyalaya Swadheenata Shikkhak Parisad
  3. Secretary General, Federation of Bangladesh University Teachers’ Association 2012 & ‘13
  4. General Secretary, Dhaka University Teachers’ Association (DUTA) -2012
  5. Member of the Dhaka University Senate (three times elected from 1995 to 2001 & 2009-`12)
  6. Member, UNESCO Centre for Comparative Education Research, the UK
  7. Moderator, Dhaka University Debating Society (DUDS)
  8. Secretary, Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (DUCSU) -1989
  9. Member, Asiatic Society of Bangladesh
  10. Life Member, Bangla Academy
  11. Vice-President, Nottingham University Postgraduate Student Union, 2004-05
  12. Founder President, Bangladesh Student Society, the UK 2004
  13. General Secretary, Bangladesh Law Association, 1996 – 1997
  14. Elected Member, Bangladesh Chess Federation, 1998-2001
  15. President, Dhaka University Chess Club 1997- 2002 & since 2009
  16. Member, Executive Committee of World University Service, Bangladesh-1989-90

Experiences :

Professor, Institute of Education and research, University of Dhaka since 2008

Chairman, Department of Educational Administration, IER, University of Dhaka, 2006-‘09

Chairman, Handball Committee, University of Dhaka, 2009-2012

Chairman, Co-curricular Committee, IER, University of Dhaka, 2006 – ‘14

Chief Moderator, IER Debating Society, University of Dhaka, 2010- Till the date

Moderator, Dhaka University Debating Society since 2012

Team Leader of an International Research, “Quality and Status of Female Teacher and their impact on EFA in Asia”. An International Research conducted by UNESCO, Thailand 

Working as an academic staff in the Institute of Education and Research at the University of Dhaka since November 1996

Programme Coordinator (Education Policy Project) of Bangladesh Foundation for Development Research (1998-2001)

TV Personality: Planner, Researcher and Presenter of Educational Programme SOPAN, Bangladesh Television (1997-2001), and participate as a Discussant in various programs in different televisions   

Worked as an Advocate in the Bangladesh Supreme Court of Bangladesh (1990-1996)

Worked as an Advocate in Dhaka District Judge and Session Court -1987 to 1996

Worked as a professor, Mirpur Law College, 1993-1996

Worked as Pannel Lawyer of Janata, Agrarani, City, Shilpa and Sonali Bank from 1994-`96

Countries Visited: India (many states and cities), England, Wales, Qatar, Singapore, New Zealand, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bhutan,Nepal and Scotland

 

 

Prof. Dr. M Wahiduzzaman

Vice Chancellor,

Noakhali Science and Technology University

Noakhali-3814, Bangladesh

Expertise

Information and Communication Technology(ICT), Media-communication, Educational technology, Mass communication, Mass Media Educational Administration and Leadership

Latest News

Noakhali Science And Technology University, Noakhali-3814, Bangladesh