Education and Employment

Education

PhD (1991) Natural Resource Economics
Department of Agricultural Economics
University of Guelph
Ontario, Canada, N1G 2W1
Dissertation Topic: Optimal Oil Extraction

MSc (1987) Agricultural Economics
Department of Agricultural Economics
University of Guelph
Ontario, Canada, N1G 2W1
Distinguished Thesis
Thesis Topics: Returns to Research

MSS (1981) Economics
University of Chittagong
First Class First (Record in Economics)

BSS (1980) Honours Economics
University of Chittagong
First Class First (Record in Economics)

Employment

Professor of Economics, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
(2014- to date)

Director (Honorary), Asian Center for Development, Bangladesh
(2012 to date)

Director (Honorary), Economic Research Group, Dhaka
(2004 to date)

Director (Academic), Insight Institute of Learning, Dhaka
(Nov 2013 – to date)

Executive Director, Economic Research Group, Dhaka
(2007-2012)

Professor of Economics, United International University, Dhaka, School of Business and Economics
(2008 – to 2014)

Professor of Economics, East West University, Dhaka
(2004-2008)

Associate Professor /Professor of Economics, North South University Dhaka,
(1996-2004)

Associate Professor/Dean School of Business, Bangladesh Open University, Gazipur
(1993-1996)

Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, University of Chittagong
Chittagong, Bangladesh (1984-1993)