Faculty profile

Md. Mofizur Rhaman

Name: Mr. Md. Mofizur Rhaman

Designation: Professor & Chairman
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU), MA (Development Studies, ISS), Diploma (Film and Television, Denmark)
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Area of Interest: Environment. Climate Change and Media

Dr. Ahaduzzaman Mohammad Ali

Name: Dr. Ahaduzzaman Mohammad Ali

Designation: Professor
Degree: MA in Mass communication and Journalism, DU, PhD in Communication, University of Leeds, UK
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A. A. M. S. Arefin Siddique

Name: Dr. A. A. M. S. Arefin Siddique

Designation: Professor And Vice Chancellor
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU), PhD (Mysore)
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Dr. Shaikh Abdus Salam

Name: Dr. Shaikh Abdus Salam

Designation: Professor
Degree: MA.(Eco) MA.(MCJ, DU), PhD (Pune)
MA (Hist), MA (MCJ, DU) MA (Comn. Illinois)
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Dr. Gitiara Nasreen

Name: Dr. Gitiara Nasreen

Designation: Professor
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU), MA (Pol. Sc, Hawaii), MA.(Comn, Hawaii), PhD (Hawaii).
Major Works::
Area of Interest: Gender and Media, Popular Cinema

Professor Akhtar Sultana

Name: Professor Akhtar Sultana

Designation: Professor
Degree: MA (Hist), MA (MCJ, DU) MA (Comn. Illinois)
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Dr Kaberi Gayen

Name: Dr Kaberi Gayen (on leave)

Designation: Professor
Degree: BA Honours (Dhaka Uni), MA (Dhaka Uni), PhD (Edinburgh Napier), Postdoc (Edinburgh Napier)
Major Works::
Modelling Influences of Communication: A Study of the Fertility Behaviour of Women in Rural Bangladesh. Koln, Germany: LAMBERT Academic Publishing. Construction of Women in the War Films of Bangladesh (Muktizuddher Cholochchitre Naree Nirman). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bengal Publications Limited. 2013. Capabilities and Vulnerabilities of Women Garment Workers of Bangladesh. Bangladesh: University Press Limited. 2017. Area of Interest: Development Communication, Gender and Media

Dr. Abul Mansur Ahmed

Name: Dr. Abul Mansur Ahmed

Designation: Professor
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU, DU), MPhil (Oslo, Norway), PhD (York, Canada)
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Dr. Fahmidul Haq

Name: Dr. Fahmidul Haq

Designation: Professor
Degree:
BA and MA in Mass Communication and Journalism, DU,
PhD, Cinema Studies, University Science Malaysia, Penang
Major Works: :
Books
Fahmidul Haq and Brian Shoesmith (forthcoming, contract signed). Identity, Nationhood and Cinema: An Enquiry on Bangladesh Independent Films. Bristol: Intellect Books.
Fahmidul Haq (2017). Cholochchitro Path (Film Reading). Dhaka: Adarsha (In Bengali).
Fahmidul Haq (2015, Translation from Stuart Hall, 1997). Representation. Dhaka: Samhati (In Bengali).
Fahmidul Haq and Pronob Bhowmik (2014). TarequeMasudJatiotabad O Cholochchitro (TarequeMasudNationlaism and Cinema). Dhaka: Agami Publishers (In Bengali).
Fahmidul Haq and A-Al Mamun (eds., 2013). Media Somaj Songskriti (Media Society Culture), Dhaka: Agamai Publishers (In Bengali).
Book Chapters
Fahmidul Haq (2014). Online Journalism in the Developing World: The Case of Bangladesh. In RittaBrusila and HannuVanhanen (eds.). Integrated Media in Change. Rovaniemi: Lapland University Press.
Fahmidul Haq and Shanthi Balraj (2014). Independent Cinema in Bangladesh: Its Roots, Growth, Challenges and Opportunities. In Brian Shoesmith and Jude Gelino (eds.). Bangladesh’s Changing Mediascape: From State Control to Market Forces. Bristol: Intellect.
Fahmidul Haq (2014). The Profile and Activity of Citizen Journalists: A Study on Bangla Blog Community. In Brian Shoesmith and Jude Gelino (eds.). Bangladesh’s Changing Mediascape: From State Control to Market Forces. Bristol: Intellect.
Research Articles
Fahmidul Haq (2013). Proposing Cyberspace as Alternative Media. Social Science Review. Dhaka: University of Dhaka.
Fahmidul Haq (2012). Selling Audience: The Role of Media in Creating Consumer Culture in Bangladesh. Media Asia. Vol 38. No. 4. Singapore: AMIC.
Fahmidul Haq (2009). Bangladesh: Identity, Nationhood and Cinematic Representation. South Asian Journal. Jan-Mar 2009. Lahore: SAFMA.
Area of Interest: Cinema Studies, New Media, Political Economy of Communication, Mass Media in Bangladesh

Dr. Naadir Junaid

Name: Dr. Naadir Junaid

Designation: Professor
Degrees:
PhD in Media, Film and Theatre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
MA in Film Studies, King’s College, University of London
MA and BA (Hons) in Mass Communication and Journalism, University of Dhaka
Academic Honors and Awards:
Recipient of ‘Australian Government Endeavour Scholarship’ (Australia) and ‘Commonwealth Scholarship’(England).

Appointed as an ‘Australia Awards Ambassador’ by the Australian Government in February 2016.
Recipient of Australian Government’s ‘Australian Alumni Excellence Award 2015.’
Recipient of ‘Mosud Khan Gold Medal,’ ‘Abul Mansur Ahmad Gold Medal’ and ‘DilnasheenKhanam Gold Medal’ from University of Dhaka.
Major Publications:
প্রতিবাদের নান্দনিকতা: বাংলাদেশের প্রথাবিরোধী চলচ্চিত্র (ঢাকা: জনান্তিক, ২০১৭)
(An Aesthetic of Protest: The Unconventional Films of Bangladesh. Dhaka: Janantik, 2017)
বাংলা রাজনৈতিক চলচ্চিত্র: সত্যজিৎ-ঋত্বিক-মৃণালের প্রতিবাদী ছবি (ঢাকা: বিডিনিউজ২৪ পাবলিশিং লিমিটেড, ২০১৫)
(Bengali Political Cinema: Cinema of Resistance by Ray, Ghatak and Sen. Dhaka: BDNews24 Publishing Limited, 2015)
দশটি রাজনৈতিক চলচ্চিত্র: বক্তব্য ও নির্মাণশৈলী (ঢাকা: জনান্তিক, ২০১৪)
(Ten Political Films: Thematic and Formal Characteristics. Dhaka: Janantik, 2014)
Areas of Interest: Politically critical cinema; Third Cinema theory and Third World radical films; art and independent cinema; Psychoanalytic film theory; cinema and the city; Mass media and socio-political consciousness; counter culture; Surrealism; revolutionary political and cultural thoughts.

Robaet Ferdous

Name: Robaet Ferdous

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: BA (Hons): First Class First (Gold Medal) MA: First Class First (Gold Medal)
Major Works::
Area of Interest: Gender and Media, Minority and Media

Samia Rahman

Name: Samia Rahman

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: MA in Mass communication and Journalism
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S. M. Shameem Reza

Name: S. M. Shameem Reza (on leave)

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree:
MA (MCJ, DU), MA (Media Education - Sydney)
MA (MCJ, DU) MA (Media Studies-New York)
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Area of Interest: Media Policy, Community Media, Children and Media

Sabrina Sultana Choudhury

Name: Sabrina Sultana Choudhury

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: MA in Mass communication and Journalism
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Area of Interest: Gender and Media, Cinema Studies

Mr. A. S. M. Asaduzzaman

Name: Mr. A. S. M. Asaduzzaman
Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU) MA (Media Studies-New York
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Area of Interest: New Media, International Communication

Afroza Bulbul

Name: Afroza Bulbul

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree:
Master of Arts in Development Studies, Women, Gender and Development (WGD), International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Netherlands
Master of Philosophy, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Master of Arts in Mass Communication and Journalism, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Major Works: :
Bulbul, A. (2015) History narrated in movies: Analysis of documentary 1971. Journal of Bangladesh Film Archive, Vol. 8, Issue 9, P. 82- 90.
Bulbul, A. (2014) Gendered analysis of the first Liberation War based movie of Bangladesh. Dhaka University Journal, Issue 91-93, P. 183 – 200.
Bulbul, A. (2011) Behind the story of Happy Family: Analysis of Two Televised Advertisements, The Dhaka University Studies, Journal of the Faculty of Arts, Vol. 68 No.2 P. 27-43.
Area of Interest: Media, Gender, Conflict.

Shaonti Haider

Name: Shaonti Haider

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU)
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Name: Mrs. Suraiya Begum

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: MA (MCJ, DU)
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Name: Dr. Md. Abdur Razzaque Khan

Designation: Associate Professor
Degree: PhD (University of Hong Kong)
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Area of Interest: Television Studies, Political Economy of Communication

Shabnam Azim

Name: Shabnam Azim

Designation: Assistant Professor
Degree: MSS (MCJ, DU).
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Name: Khorshed Alam (on leave)

Designation: Assistant Professor
Degree: MSS in Mass Communication and Journalism
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Kajalie Shehreen Islam

Name: Kajalie Shehreen Islam

Designation: Assistant Professor
Degree:
PhD in Media and Film Studies (SOAS)
MA in Critical Media and Cultural Studies (SOAS)
MSS, BSS in Mass Communication and Journalism (Dhaka)
Major Works:
Islam, K.S., 2013. Bangladesh: Gender Inequality Results from Policy Inequity. In Carolyn Byerly (ed) The Palgrave Handbook of Women and Journalism. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Islam, K. 2012 Aug 30. Breaking Down the Birangona: Examining the (Divided) Media Discourse on the War Heroines of Bangladesh's Independence Movement. International Journal of Communication [Online] 6:0. Available: http://ijoc.org/ojs/index.php/ijoc/article/view/874/787
Islam, K.S. The Myth of the Mad ‘Other’ in Hindi Cinema. Dhaka University Studies, 67(2), pp. 221-232.
Islam, K.S. Racism, Sexism and the Illusion of Empowerment in Fairness Cream Advertising on Bangladeshi Television. Social Science Review, Dhaka University Studies, Part D, 30(1), pp. 59-66.
Area of Interest: Media and conflict; Gender and Communication

Md. Saiful Alam Chowdury

Name: Md. Saiful Alam Chowdury (on leave)

Designation: Assistant Professor
Degree: MSS (MCJ, DU).
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Saiful Hoque

Name: Saiful Hoque (on leave)

Designation: Assistant Professor
Degree: MSS (MCJ, DU).
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Area of Interest: New Media

Rubaiya Zannat

Name: Rubaiya Zannat

Designation: Lecturer
Degree: MSS in Mass Communication and Journalism
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Area of Interest: Media content analysis,Gender studies, Media psychology and consumer behavior, Media and environmental issues.

Name: Amina Khatun Rinky

Designation: Lecturer
Degree: MS in Mass Communication & Journalism
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Area of Interest: Communication & Gender, Media & Advertisement, Conflict & Militancy

Md. Asaduzzaman

Name: Md. Asaduzzaman

Designation: Lecturer
Degree: MSS
Major Works::
Area of Interest: Communication, Social Media and Militancy

Marzia Rahman

Name: Marzia Rahman

Designation: Lecturer
Degree: MS in Mass Communication & Journalism
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Area of Interest: Gender & Communication, Visual Communication. Cultural Studies

Tahmina Haque Dina

Name: Tahmina Haque Dina

Designation: Lecturer
Degree: MS in Mass Communication & Journalism
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