Dr. Md. Sharaf Uddin
Dr. Md. Sharaf Uddin
Professor and Chairman
B.Sc.Ag. Hons. (BAU); MS (Hort.), IPSA; MS (PGRCM), UPLB; PhD (Hort.), BSMRAU
01716510538
sharaf.aes@sau.ac.bd
mdsharafuddin@yahoo.com

Distinguished Professor Dr. Md. Sharaf Uddin comes off a Muslim noble family in the village of Mongolbari, Dhamrai upazila (sub-district) under the district of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dr. Sharaf was educated at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Institute of Postgraduate Studies in Agriculture (IPSA), Bangladesh, University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) and Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh. Before assuming the position of professor he held the position of Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture under the same university. Prior to his appointment as Associate Professor at Sylhet Agricultural University, he was Senior Scientist (Horticulture) at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Consultant at Bangladesh Economic Growth Program Project under the Ministry of Commerce, Bangladesh, and Arboriculturist at Bangladesh Folk Arts and Crafts Foundation. He conducts research related to plant biodiversity conservation and management, horticulture breeding, agroforestry and environmental issues. He has authored or co-authored over 26 technical articles in scientific journals, conference proceedings and books dealing with issues of horticulture breeding, agronomic practices, agroforestry, biodiversity, plant genetic resources conservation and on-farm conservation of plant biodiversity. Dr. Sharaf has received awards from several organizations in recognition of his research and professional contributions. He is the recipient of the COGENT-SEARCA scholarship and HRC scholarship to pursue his MS (Plant Genetic Resources Conservation and Management) and PhD (Horticulture) degree at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), Philippines and Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh. He received award from Director General of BARI for recognition as a good scientist for managing the research farm efficiently. Dr. Sharaf supervised and evaluated a dozens of MS students Theses research at Sylhet Agricultural University and Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh. He was also being engaged himself with several national and international organizations like ‘Save the Nature’ and ‘International Students’ Association’ at UPLB during his study at UPLB, Philippines. He completed his SSC and HSC from Dhaka board during 1981 and 1983 respectively. After that he completed his graduation degree (BSc Ag Hons.) from Bangladesh Agricultural University during 1987. He completed his Masters degree MS (Horticulture) and MS (Plant Genetic Resources Conservation and Management) from Institute of Postgraduate Studies in Agriculture (IPSA) in 1993 and from University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) in 2003 respectively. After completion of his MS (Horticulture) degree he joined at Bangladesh-CIP-TPS project under TCRC, BARI as a Scientific Officer and worked there from September 1993 to March 1994. After that he joined at Bangladesh Folk Arts and Crafts Foundation as an Arboriculturist and worked there from March 1994 to January 1995. Again he joined at BARI as a Scientific Officer during January 1995 and worked there as Scientific Officer and Senior Scientific Officer up to October 2013. During his service at BARI he was awarded a scholarship under COGENT-SEARCA to pursue his MS in Plant Genetic Resources Conservation and Management under the UPLB, Philippines during October 2000- February 2003. Again he was awarded another scholarship from Horticulture Research Center to pursue his PhD degree at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University during April 2005 to 2009. During his service at BARI he also served as Consultant at BEGP project under the Ministry of Commerce, GoB during June 2012 to February 2013. In October 2013 he joined at Sylhet Agricultural University as an Associate Professor and worked there and during October 2017 he was promoted to Professor and from then he is serving as Professor at Sylhet Agricultural University. Dr. Sharaf is the author of four reputed books and 27 reputed scientific journal articles and 4 leaflets related to Agriculture in home and abroad.

Publication Profile:
  • Number of publications: 37
  • Peer-reviewed journal articles : 28
  • Short Communication: 02
  • Book and book chapters : 03
  • Leaflet: 04
Peer Reviewed Selected Articles:
  • U. H. S. Khan, M. A. Maleque, M. S. Uddin, M. A. R. Choudhury & K. Hassan. 2018. Development of Effective Management Technique Against Red Mite (Panonychus Citri) Infesting Jara Lemon in Sylhet. Bangladesh J. Entomol. 28(2): 13-25
  • Sajal Singha , M. Sharaf Uddin, Sujan Chandra Banik, Bani Krishna Goswami and M.A. Kashem. 2019. Impact of Homestead Agroforestry on Socio-economic Condition of the Respondents at Kamalganj Upazila of Moulvibazar District in Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Research in Agriculture and Forestry 3(1): 1-9, 2019; Article No. AJRAF. 46522.
  • Sajal Singha, M. Sharaf Uddin, Sujan Chandra Banik and M. A. Kasem. 2018. Homestead Agroforestry Systems Practiced at Kamalganj Upazila of Moulvibazar District in Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Research in Agriculture and Forestry 2(2): 1-8, 2018; Article No. AJRAF.44384.
  • Afrin R, M S A Talucder, G Paul and M S Uddin. 2017 (December). STATUS OF CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES AT JAINTAPUR UPAZILA OF SYLHET DISTRICT. J. Sylhet Agril. Univ. 4(2):251-260.
  • Uddin M S, M M Rahman, and M A K Mian. 2017 (December). Diallel analysis of yield and yield contributing characters of eggplant during hot humid condition in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Open University J. of Agric Rural Dev 9 (1&2): 43-54.
  • M. Rahman, M A Maleque, M S Uddin and J Ahmed. 2017. Abundance and Diversity of Beneficial Insect and Spider Species of Rice Ecosystem in Sylhet Region. Journal of the Sylhet Agricultural University, 4 (1): 63-70.
  • Suhel S.R., M A Maleque, M S Uddin and J Ahmed. 2017. Abundance and Diversity of Insect pppests on Boro and Aman Rice in Sylhet. Journal of the Sylhet Agricultural University, 4 (1): 53-60.
  • Uddin, M S, M M Rahman, M M Hossain and M A KMian. 2014. Combining ability of Eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) Genotypes for plant and flowering characters during summer. J. Sylhet Agril. Univ. 1 (2): 221-226.
  • Uddin, M S, M M Rahman, M M Hossain and M A KMian. 2014. Combining ability of Eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) Genotypes for yield and yield components during summer. J. Sylhet Agril. Univ. 1 (2): 213-219.
  • Roy,R, A F M S Islam, M N H Miah, M S Uddin and ASikdar. 2014. Farmers’ opinion towards conservation of Citrus species at JaintapurUpazila of Sylhet District in Bangladesh. J. of Sylhet Agril. Univ. 1 (2): 207-212.
  • Roy R., A F M Saiful Islam, M N H Miah, M S Uddin and T Afroz. 2014. Citrus Diversity Realated Household Characteristics at JaintapurUpazila of Sylhet District in Bangladesh. Bangladesh J. of Agriculturist 7 (1): 29-37.
  • Uddin M. S., M. M. Rahman, M. M. Hossain and M. A. K. Mian. 2014. Genetic Diversity in Eggplant Genotypes for Heat Tolerance. SAARC J. Agri., 12 (2): 25-39.
  • Islam M.N., M.A. Hossain and M. S. Uddin. 2009. Phenotypic diversity of coconut germplasm at different stations of BARI. Bangladesh J. Agril Res. 34(1): 25-31.
  • Uddin M.Z., M. Al-Amin, M.M.A. Patwary, M. S. Uddin and S.M. Iqbal. 2008. Study on the floral biology of some mango varieties grown at Chapai Nawabgonj. Intl. J. Sustain. Agril. Tech. 4(5): 35-39.
  • Uddin, M. S., J.B. Sangalang and T.H. Borromeo. 2007 (June). Production and intercropping of coconuts in northern Luzon, the Philippines. Bangladesh J. Life Sci. 19 (1): 67-76.
  • Majumder S,N,, M. Moniruzzaman, Z.A. Firoz and M. S. Uddin. 2007 (June). Performance of summer tomato varieties under polytunnel cultivation in the hilly area. Bangladesh J. of Life Sci. 19 (1): 59-65.
  • Uddin, M. S., J.B. Sangalang and T.H. Borromeo. 2006. Study on Diversity of Selected Coconut populations in Northern Luzon, the Philippines. BJAR. 31 (1):139-152.
  • Uddin, M. S. and J.B. Sangalang. 2005. On-Farm Conservation of coconuts in Northern Luzon, Philippines. Bangladesh J. of Life Sci. 17 (2): 123-130.
  • Uddin, M. S. and J.B. Sangalang. 2005. “Morphological characterization of some coconut populations in northern Luzon, Philippines” Bangladesh J. Life Sci. 17 (1): 115-124.
  • Uddin, M. S., J.B. Sangalang and T.H. Borromeo. June 2005. Indicators of Genetic Erosion of Coconut (Cocosnucifera, L.) Populations in Selected Communities of Northern and Southern Luzon, Philippines. The Philippine Agricultural Scientist. 88(2): 145-156.(Impact Factor-0.357, 2013)
  • Khan M.S.I, M. S. Uddin, M.A.H. Bhuiyan, M.A. Hossain and M.A. Awal. 2004. Studies on late planting potential of tomato varieties in the southern region of Bangladesh. Bangladesh J. Agril Res. 29 (2): 213-218.
  • Talukder M.M.R., M.I. Huq, M.S. Islam, M. S. Uddin and A. Khair. 2004. Severity of leaf spot and its management in coconut (Cocosnucifera L.) varieties grown in five districts of Bangladeah. Bnagladesh J. Life Sci. 16(2): 83-88.
  • Uddin, M. S., B.L. Nag, M.H. Reza and M.M. Hossain. 2003. “Seasonal variation and post-harvest loss of ascorbic acid in lablab bean (Lablab purpureus L Sweet)”. Legume Research, India. 26(2): 113-116. (Impact Factor-0.138, 2013)
  • Uddin, M. Sharaf, B.L. Nag, M.H. Reza and M.M. Hossain. December 2002. “Studies on growth and some of nutritional indices of photosensitive lablab bean (Lablab purpureus L sweet) during summer”. Legume Research, India. 25(4): 227-236. (Impact Factor-0.138, 2013)
  • Reza, M.H., M.A. Zahed, M.M. Islam, M. S. Uddin and H.C. Mohanta. 2001. Effect of variety and spacing on the plant growth and seed yield of radish. Bangladesh J. Seed Sci. & Tech. 5 (1&2): 59-62.
  • Nag, B.L., M.A. Rahman, A.K. Kundu, M.M.R. Talukder and M. S. Uddin. 2001 (January). Effect of tillage methods and weeding on the growth and yield of different mungbean varieties. Bangladesh J. Sci. & Tech. 3(1): 135-142.
  • Uddin, M. S., S.M. Iqbal, M.A. Shakur and M.A. Patwary. 2000. “Effect of tree age and pruning type on the success of top working in mango”. Bangladesh J. Agril Res. 25 (1): 79-84.
  • Uddin, M. S., M.M.A. Patwary and M.A. Salam. 1998. Growth, flowering behavior and fruit characteristics of promising mango lines. Bangladesh Horticulture. 26 (1&2): 41-44.
Books:
  • Islam, A.F.M., M.A. Maleque, M.N.H. Miah, M.A. Kashem, M. Biswas, M.S. Islam, M.M. Islam and M.S Uddin. 2017. Brochure, Faculty of Agriculture. Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet-3100. P. 172.
  • Hossain, M.A., M.G. Saha, M.S. Uddin, A.S.M.M. Uddin, M.M. Khatun, M.Z. Rahman, M.M. Khatun, A. Alam, K. Kobra, M. A. Rahman, M. S. Hossain, K. Fatema, M. A. Ullah, M.A. J. Bhuyan and K. S. Islam. 2011. Phall Utpadaner Unnata Kolakoushol (Improved Production Technology of Fruits). Horticulture Research Center, BARI, Joydebpur, Gazipur. Pp. 164.
  • Hoque, M.M., M.A. Rahman, M. S. Islam, M. I. Hoque, M. S. Uddin and M.M.R. Talukdar. 2000. Bangladeshe suparir chash (Arecanut Cultivation in Bangladesh). Regional Agricultural Research Station, Rahmatpur, Barisal, Bangladesh. Pp-32.
Research Interests:
  • Horticultural Crop Production and Management
  • Plant biodiversity and Plant genetic resources conservation and management
  • Climate smart agriculture
  • Food and nutritional security
  • Agroforestry systems and practices
  • Climate change
Research Support:
  • Project implemented as CO-PI: Growth and Productivity Assessment of agar plant (Aquilaria melasensis Roxb.) through management practices during 2017-2018, funded by NATP-2 BARC
  • Project implemented as CO-PI: Development of management approach against citrus red mite (Panony chuscitri) infesting jara lemon in Sylhet during 2017-2018 funded by: MoST
  • Project implemented as CO-PI: Evaluation of tree crop interaction from existing agroforestry systems in Sylhet region under the framework of climate smart agriculture during 2017-2018, Funded byNATP-2 BARC
  • Project implemented as CO-PI: Study on plant and animal biodiversity in Ratargul swamp forest of Sylhet in Bangladesh during 2017-2018, Funded by- UGC/SAURES
  • Project implemented as PI: Establishment and Management of nursery for the Department of Agroforestry and Environmental Science at Sylhet Agricultural University during 2017-2018, Funded by- UGC/SAURES
  • Project implemented as PI: Study on Citrus biodiversity in Sreemongol Upazila of Moulvibazar district during 2015-2016, Funded by- UGC/SAURES
  • Project implemented as PI: Validation and upscaling of year round pineapple production in hilly areas during 2011-2014, Funded by KGF, BARC.
Undergraduate Courses:
  • Principles of Agroforestry (Theory and Practical) (AGROF 311+AGROF 312): Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Management of Environment (Theory and Practical) (ENVSC 411+ ENVSC 412): Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Plant Biodiversity and Conservation (Elective Theory) (AGROF 423): Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Climate Change and Global Warming (Theory and Practical) (PEB 211+PEB 212): Dept. of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Sylhet Agricultural University
Masters Courses:
  • Agroforestry systems and practices (AGROF 501): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Agroforestry Research Methodology (AGROF 503): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Agroforest Management Technology (AGROF 504): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Social Forestry and Rural Development (AGROF 505): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Component Interaction in Agroforestry (AGROF 506): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Medicinal Plants and Non-wood Products (AGROF 511): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Land-use Planning in Agroforestry (AGROF 515): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Fundamentals of Environmental Science (ENVS 501): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Natural Resource Management (ENVS 504): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Air-Water Pollution and Protection (ENVS 505): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Greenhouse Gases and Global Warming (ENVS 506): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Disaster Management (ENVS 507): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Agro-Chemical Pollution and Management (ENVS 508): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Research Methodology and Scientific Writing (ENVS 509): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Biodiversity and Conservation (ENVS 516): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Environmental Impact Assessment and Regulation (ENVS 518): Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Organic Waste Management (ENVS 519): Sylhet Agricultural University
Academic Degrees and Qualification:
  • PhD (Horticulture): Autumn 2009, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU), Bangladesh
  • MS (Plant Genetic Resources Conservation and Management): February 2003, University of the Philippines Los Banos (UPLB), Philippines
  • MS (Horticulture): May 1993, Institute of Postgraduate Studies in Agriculture (IPSA) at present BSMRAU, Bangladesh
  • B.Sc. Ag. (Hons.): Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh
Positions and Affiliations:
  • October 2017 to Present (01 year 9 months): Professor, Department of Agroforestry and Environmental Science under the Faculty of Agriculture in Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet-3100, Bangladesh.
  • October 2013 to October 2017 (04 years): Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Agroforestry and Environmental Science under the Faculty of Agriculture in Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet-3100 Bangladesh;
  •  May 2006 October 2013 (7 years 5 months): Senior Scientific Officer at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Bangladesh;
  • January 1995 to May 2006 (11 years 04 months): Scientific Officer at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Bangladesh;
  • March 1994 to Jan 1995 (10 months): Arboricuturist /Agriculturist at Bangladesh Folk Art and Crafts Foundation, Bangladesh;
  •  September 1993 to March 1994 (6 months): Scientific Officer/ at Bangladesh-CIP-TPS project under TCRC, BARI, Bangladesh;
  • June 2012 to 28 February, 2013 (9 months): Jr. Consultant (Horticulture) at Bangladesh Economic Growth Program Project (USAID- funded) under Ministry of Commerce, Bangladesh
Other Academic, Administrative and Scientific Research Involvements:
  • 21 November 2019- Present: Working as Departmental Chairman, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh;
  • October 01, 2019 to January 19, 2020: Working experience as Convener of Provost Council, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh;
  • 14 January 2018 to 19 January 2020: Working experience as Provost of Hazrat Shahparan (R.) Hall at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh;
  • 21 November 2013- 20 November 2017: Experience as Departmental Chairman, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh;
  • 7- 12 June 2015 (06 days): Experience as Director (Outreach), SAU, Sylhet, Bangladesh;
Awards and Recognitions:
  • Special Honorarium was awarded from Director General, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute as pleased by him in my research and farm management activities during 1996-1997.
Awards and Scholarships:
  • Scholarship was received from HRC/BARI for PhD in Horticulture at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Gazipur, Bangladesh during April 2005 to October 2008
  • Scholarship was received from IPGRI/COGENT for MS in plant Genetic Resources Conservation and Management at University of the Philippines Los Baños, College-Laguna, Philippines during October 2000 to February 2003.
  • Special Honorarium was awarded from Director General, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute as pleased by him in my research and farm management activities during 1996-1997.
Role as Reviewer:
  • Reviewer of The Journal of the Sylhet Agricultural University, SAURES, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet- 3100, Bangladesh during 2014-2016, 2018-2020
  • Reviewer of a journal paper entitled "Combining ability of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) during summer – paper reviewed for the Journal of Natural Resources and Conservation, Horizon Research Publisher, USA.
  • Reviewer of a journal paper entitled "Effect of Relay and Traditional Methods of Sowing on the Growth and Yield of Pea Varieties with T. Aman Rice" – For Journal of SAURES, SAU, Sylhet
Professional Memberships:
  • Member of Academic Council of Sylhet Agricultural University: October 2013 to present
  • Member of the Jaflong-Dawki River ECA (Ecologically Critical Area) Management Committee- July 2016- Present
  • Member of Research Advisory Committee of Sylhet Agricultural University Research System (SAURES): June 16, 2016 to June 15, 2018
  • Life member of Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) with membership No. LM 01-87-6989
  • Life member of Bangladesh Society for Horticultural Science, Bangladesh with membership number 226.
  • Life member of Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS)
  • Life member of Teachers’ Council, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet
  • Associate member of Plant Breeding and Genetics Society of Bangladesh
  • Vice-President of Teachers Association, SAU, Sylhet, during March 2018 to January 2019
  • General Secretary of Democratic Teachers’ Council of Sylhet Agricultural University from April 2015 to October 2016.
  • Active Member of the Executive Committee of International Students’ Association (ISA) under the University of the Philippines at Los Baños for the school year 2000-2001 and 2001-2002.
  • Active Member of The Philippine Society for the Study of Nature Inc. for the year 2001 and 2002
Other Social and Cultural Organization Involvement:
  • October 2017-November 18: Vice-President of Teachers’ Association, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh: Participation in different programs and activities as related to socio-cultural activities of the adjacent society and university in relation to research and academics along with the welfare of the teachers’ community and the nation as a whole. Attending the scientific conference/ seminar/ workshop arranged by different universities/ institutions/ organizations.
  • April 2015 to October 2016: Participation in different programs and activities as General Secretary of Democratic Teachers’ Council from
  • Participation in different programs and activities including seminars and conference arranged by KIB as active member of KIB Executive committee of Sylhet Chapter from January 2015 to December 2016
  • Participation in different programs and activities of International Students’ Association (ISA) as an Active Member of the Executive Committee of International Students’ Association (ISA) under the University of the Philippines Los Baños for the school year 2000-2001 and 2001-2002.
  • Participation in different programs and activities including seminars and conference arranged by Bangladesh Society for Horticultural Science.
  • 06 September 2018 to Present: Acting as principal Coordinator of 'Mrittika' organization under the Faculty of Agriculture from. for organizing Shyamol Sylhet at Radio Bangladesh, Sylhet
Conference contributions (Invited Speech):
  • Invited as Key note speaker and Key note paper presented entitled "Air Pollution" in a seminar entitled "World Environment Day 2019" arranged by Dept. of Environment, Sylhet Division at Conference hall of Sylhet Divisional Commissioner's office on 20 June 2019
  • Scientific paper entitled "Diversity of coconuts in Northern Luzon, the Philippines" presented in Annual Botanical Conference/2003 held at Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh arranged by Botanical Society of Bangladesh on 29-30 Dec 2003
  • Scientific paper entitled "Morphological Characterization of Selected Coconut Populations in Northern Luzon, Philippines" presented in Annual Botanical Conference/2003 held at Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh arranged by Botanical Society of Bangladesh on 29-30 Dec 2003
  • Three abstracts published at page 2, 8 and 11 in the proceedings of Annual Botanical Conference/2003 held at Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh arranged by Botanical Society of Bangladesh on 29-30 Dec 2003
  • Two abstracts published at page 4 and 4-5 in the proceedings of 20th Bangladesh Science Conference arranged by Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS). November 28-30, 1998. Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Conference contributions (Oral Presentations):
  • Scientific paper entitled "Diversity of plant species at Kamalganj Upazila of Moulvibazar district in Bangladesh" presented in International Conference on "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural development: Road to SDGs" held at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh, jointly organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society and Bangladesh Agricultural University during 23-24 January 2020
  • Scientific paper entitled "Status of agronomic practices of agar plant in Barlekha Upazila of Moulvibazar district in Bangladesh" presented in International Conference on "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural development: Road to SDGs" held at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh, jointly organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society and Bangladesh Agricultural University during 23-24 January 2020
  • Scientific paper entitled "Morphological Characterization of Selected Coconut Populations in Northern Luzon, Philippines" was presented in Annual Botanical Conference/2003 held at Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh arranged by Botanical Society of Bangladesh on 29-30 Dec 2003
  • Scientific paper entitled "Diversity of coconuts in Northern Luzon, the Philippines" presented in Annual Botanical Conference/2003 held at Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh arranged by Botanical Society of Bangladesh on 29-30 Dec 2003
Conference contributions (Poster Presentations):
  • Scientific paper entitled "Study on Plant Biodiversity of Ratargul Swamp Forest in Bangladesh" presented in International Conference on "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural development: Road to SDGs" held at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh, jointly organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society and Bangladesh Agricultural University during 23-24 January 2020
  • Scientific paper entitled "Status of agroforestry practices in Golapganj upazila of Sylhet district in Bangladesh" presented in International Conference on "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural development: Road to SDGs" held at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh, jointly organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society and Bangladesh Agricultural University during 23-24 January 2020
  • Scientific paper entitled "Promising agar (Aquilaria malacensis) based agroforestry for year round production" presented in International Conference on "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural development: Road to SDGs" held at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh, jointly organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society and Bangladesh Agricultural University during 23-24 January 2020
Attended Conferences and Workshops:
  • Workshop on 'Developing the Draft Watershed Management Policy and Implementation Framework' held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 19 February 2020 organized by IUCN and FAO
  • Workshop arranged and coordinated as consultant on "Marketing of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables in Local and Export Market: Challenges and Opportunities" on 24 Dec 2012 held at BEGP, MoC, Dhaka
  • Workshop arranged as PI of the project entitled "Validation and up scaling of year round pineapple production technology in hilly areas" at HARS, Khagrachari, Bangladesh on 18 March 2012 organized by HRC, BARI
  • Workshop arranged as PI of the project entitled "Validation and up scaling of year round pineapple production technology in hilly areas" at HTARS, Ramgarh, Khagrachari, Bangladesh on 17 March 2012 organized by HRC, BARI
  • Workshop arranged as PI of the project entitled "Validation and up scaling of year round pineapple production technology in hilly areas" at RARS, Akbarpur, Moulvibazar, Bangladesh on 11 March 2012 organized by HRC, BARI
  • Workshop arranged as PI of the project entitled "Validation and up scaling of year round pineapple production technology in hilly areas" at HRC, Gazipur, Bangladesh on 28 Dec 2011 organized by HRC, BARI
  • Conference attended entitled "4th Conference on Weed in Bangladesh: Issues and Challenges" organized by Weed Science Society of Bangladesh on 3 May 2013 at BARC, Dhaka, Bangladesh, organized by Agronomy Society of Bangladesh
  • Conference attended entitled "Marketing of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables in Local and Export Market: Challenges and Opportunities" organized by Supply chain actors of fresh fruits and vegetables, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 24 Dec. 2012 in Dhaka, organized by BEGP, MoC
  • Workshop attended on "Insect biodiversity in Tea Estate in Sylhet", held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 30 Sep 2018, Organized by Dept. of Entomology, SAU, Sylhet
  • Workshop attended on "Accreditation Council: Functions and Roles" held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 10 May 2018 organized by IQAC, SAU
  • Workshop attended on "Institutional Quality Assurance Cell: Functions and Responsibilities" held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 6 May 2018 organized by IQAC, SAU
  • Workshop attended on "Research, Development and prospects in Agricultural sector of Bangladesh and Information service of BANSDOC" held at BANSDOC Bhaban, Dhaka on 26 April, 2018 organized by BANSDOC
  • Workshop attended on "Post Self-Assessment Improvement Plan of the Undergraduate Program B.Sc. Ag (Hons.)" held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 22 August 2017 organized by IQAC, SAU
  • Workshop attended on "Post Self-Assessment Improvement Plan of the Undergraduate Program B.Sc. Ag (Hons.)" held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 22 April 2017 organized by IQAC, SAU
  • Workshop attended on" Conservation of forest of Sylhet: Require Public Management and Responsibility" held at Hotel Britanica, Sylhet on 22 June 2016, organized by BELA
  • Workshop attended on "Consultation workshop on Developing Targets, indicators and Strategies of Updated NBSAP" held at DoE Sylhet on 23 Feb 2016 organized by MoEF & DoE
  • Workshop attended on "Inception workshop on Farm Productivity Improvement in Haor (wetland) areas through Integrated Farming Systems Approach" held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 17 Feb. 2016 organized by Dept. of Soil Science, SAU
  • Workshop attended on "Country Investment Plan (CIP)-EFCC Consultation Workshop" held at Rose View Hotel, Shahjalal Uposhohor, Sylhet on 11 Aug 2015, organized by MoEF, FAO and USAID
  • Workshop attended on "National Consultation meeting with Academicians" held at Senate Bhaban, University of Dhaka on 13 May 2015, organized by IDMVS and OXFAM
  • Workshop attended on "Curricula Development and Teaching Learning Process" held at Sylhet Agricultural University on 12-13 April, 2015 organized by SAU
  • Workshop attended on "Field Level Thinking Towards Formulation of National Action Plan (NAP) held at Sylhet Divisional Commissioner Office on 9 Feb, 2015 organized by DoE, MoE, UNEP
  • Workshop attended on "Regional Stakeholder Consultation Workshop on Preparation of Full size Project Document on Ecosystem-based Approaches to Adaption (EBA) in the Drought-prone Barind Tract and Haor Wetland) Area" held at Sylhet Divisional Commissioner Office on 8 Feb, 2015 organized by DoE, MoE, UNEP
  • Workshop attended on "Inception workshop on Transforming Climate Knowledge with and for the Society (TRACKS) project" held at Nirvana In Sylhet, on 14 Sep 2014 organized by Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS), Dhaka
  • Workshop on "Green House Gas Emissions from Rice Field: Finding Mitigation Options from fertilizer Deep Placement and Alternate Wetting and Drying" held at BARC, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 26-27 Aug 2014 organized by AAPI-GHG IFDC, Gulshan, Dhaka
  • Workshop attended on "Co management and Climate Change related Issues in NRM in their curriculum" held at Bangladesh Forest Dept. Dhaka on 22 May 2014 organized by USAID’s Climate Resilient Ecosystem and Livelihoods (CREL) project
  • Research Review-2012-13 and Program Planning -2013-14 Workshop on Agro Forestry Research Activities in Bangladesh at BARC, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 9-10 April 2014 organized by BARC
  • Research Review-2012-13 and Program Planning -2013-14 Workshop on Forestry Research Activities in Bangladesh at BARC, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 12-13 April 2014 organized by BARC
  • AIF Promotional and Proposal Writing Workshop: 25 Feb. 2014, SUST, Sylhet, Bangladesh organized by UGC
  • Export Promotion of Fresh and Processed Fruits from Bangladesh, 18 May 2013, Horticulture Export Development Foundation Dhaka, Bangladesh, organized by HORTEX Foundation
  • Problems and prospects of citrus cultivation in Bangladesh, 12 Jan 2013 held at Dhamrai, Dhaka, on 12 Jan 2013 organized by DAE
  • Mango production, harvesting, preservation and marketing in Bangladesh, 16 Jun 2012, at FBCCI Hall, Rajshahi, Bangladesh organized by BPC and BMPMA
  • Day long workshop on Prospect of Horticultural Crop Production in Sylhet Region, 17 Nov 2012, held at Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) organized by Dept. of Horticulture , SAU
  • International Conference on Suatainable Agriculture and Rural Development: Road to SDGs held at Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 23-24 January 2020 jointly organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society and Bangladesh Agricultural University.
  • An International Conference entitled "THE IUCN RED LIST OF THREATENED SPECIES Updating Species Red List of Bangladesh" held on 22 Dec. 2014 at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC), Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by IUCN Bangladesh Country Office
  • Sixth International Botanical Conference 2014 held on 6-7 Dec. 2014 at University of Dhaka, Bangladesh organized by Bangladesh Botanical Society
  • International Conference on Fruits for Nutrition, Herbal Medicine, Poverty Reduction and Environment held at Bangledesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh on 30-31 March 2010 organized by Fruit Science Society of Bangladesh
  • 4th Conference on Weed in Bangladesh: Issues and Challenges held at BARC, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 3 May 2013 organized by Weed Science Society of Bangladesh
  • Conference on "Marketing of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables in Local and Export Market: Challenges and Opportunities" held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on 24 Dec. 2012 organized by Supply chain actors of fresh fruits and vegetables, Bangladesh
  • Eighth Biennial Conference on Plant Breeding to Address Stress Conditions in Bangladesh held at Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 10 Dec 2011 organized by Plant Breeding and Genetics Society of Bangladesh
  • Twentieth Bangladesh Science Conference held at BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh on 28-30 Nov 1998 organized by Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS)
Training:
  • Training on ‘SDGs Implementation’ jointly organized by University of Dhaka, Bangladesh and FAO during 29-31 July 2018.
  • Training on "Sampling, Analysis and Management of Scientific Data" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 19-20 Dec 2017.
  • Training on "Enhancing Quality of Higher Education through Self-Assessment" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 31 March 2017.
  • Training on "Curriculum Development and Self-Assessment Criteria" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 10 December 2016.
  • Training on "Curriculum Development and Teaching Learning Process" organized by Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 23-24 May 2016.
  • Training on "Curriculum Development and Teaching Learning Process" organized by Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 4-6 May 2016.
  • Training on "ARMIS Software and it’s Operation" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 15 March 2016.
  • Training on "Train the Trainer Program on The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library (TEEAL)" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 28-29 February 2016.
  • Training on "Statistical analysis of agricultural data" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 15-17 April 2015.
  • Training on "Teaching Methodology" organized by Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 15-17 April 2015.
  • Training on "Improved Production Techniques of Citrus" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 25 November 2014.
  • Training on "Strengthening Fruits Propagules Production Program" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 6-8 June 2011.
  • Training on "Post-harvest Management of Fruits and Vegetables" organized by BARC, Bangladesh during 24-25 April 2011.
  • Training on "CROPSTAT- a Biometrical Package for Agricultural Research" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 13-15 February 2011.
  • Training on "Computer Skill for Data Management, Analysis, Reporting and Internet Use" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 24 May- 04 Jun 2009.
  • Training on "Conservation and utilization of plant genetic resources" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 5-8 March 2007.
  • Training on "Hardware Management" organized by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh during 14-28 June 2006.
  • Training on "Special Light Driving Training" organized by Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation Training Centre, Gazipur, Bangladesh during 11 May- 01 Jun 2004.
  • Training on "Rural Development and Poverty Alleviation in Bangladesh: An Attachment Program of Foundation Training" organized by Bangladesh Rural Development Training Institute, Sylhet, Bangladesh during 07-12 April 2004.
  • Training on "Foundation Training Course for the NARS Scientists (Batch-11)" organized by Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development, Comilla, Bangladesh during 22 Feb – 20 June, 2004
  • Training on "Trainers’ Training on Post harvest Technology of Horticultural Crops" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 14-16 June 2003
  • "Trainers’ Training on Technology Transfer of Guava and Pineapple production" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 17-19 May 2003
  • Training on "Vegetable Breeding Seed Production and Nursery Management" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 23- 25 May 2000
  • Training on "Vegetable Germplasm Conservation and Management" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 15- 20 May 2000
  • Training on "Standardized Research Techniques in Coconut Breeding" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 24-26 Oct 1999
  • Training on "Nursery Management and Vegetative Propagation of Horticultural Crops" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during 15- 25 March 1997
  • Training on "Induction Training" organized by BARI, Bangladesh during Nov. 9, 1996 to Jan 4, 1997
  • International Training on "Stantech Training Course on Coconut" organized by PCA-Zamboanga Research Center Zamboanga, Philippines during 2- 6 April 2001
  • International Training on "Advanced Higher Education Administrators Development (AHEAD) Training Course " organized by SEARCA, Los Baños Laguna, Philippines during 17- 20 Oct 2000
Mentorship and Supervisory Work (Undergraduate):
  • Graduate Supervision titled "Performance of Blackgram Varieties in Association with Citrus Species in Sylhet" Researcher - Labonya Rajbangshi, 1402021001, Defence Semester/ Year -Jan-Jun 2016
  • Graduate Supervision titled "Study on agar oil production and management of agar plant in Baralekha of Moulvibazar district" Researcher -Mitali Saha, Defence Semester/ Year -July-Dec/2018
Mentorship and Supervisory Work (MS):
  • Supervisor of Israt Jahan 2019: Bio-remediation of toxic textile dyes from waste water by bacteria consortium, MS in Environmental Science Thesis, Department of Agroforestry & Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet.
  • Supervisor of Mitali Das, July-Dec/2018: MS in Environmental Science, Title: Status of agronomic practices of agar gardening in Moulvibazar district, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Supervisor of Tanzia Binte Hye, July-Dec/2018: MS in Environmental Science, Title: Farmers’ practices for agar plant wounding techniques in Moulvibazar district, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Supervisor of Yousuf Khan, July-Dec/2018: MS in Environmental Science, Title: Change of meteorological parameters in Sylhet and Rajshahi district of Bangladesh from 2008 to 2017, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Supervisor of Labonya Rajbangshi, Jan-Jun 2016: MS in Agroforestry, Title: Performance of Blackgram Varieties in Association with Citrus Species in Sylhet, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Supervisor of Sajal Singha, Jan-Jun 2016, MS in Agroforestry, Title: Homestead Agroforestry Systems Practiced in Kamalganj Sub-district of Moulvibazar District, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Supervisor of Sultana Subrin, MS (Horticulture), Winter/ 2013, Title: Fertilizer Trial and Floral Biology of Golden Apple var. BARI Amra 1, Dept. of Horticulture, BSMRAU, Gazipur, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Priyanka Mahbub, Jan-Jun/2019: MS in Entomology, Title: Diversity of various arthropod functional groups in microclimatic habitats of Lakkatura Tea Estate in Sylhet, Dept. of Entomology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Foyjul Islam 2019: Livelihood status of urban slum people in Sylhet City: A bottleneck for sustainable city, MS in Environmental Science Thesis, Department of Agroforestry & Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet.
  • Co-Supervisor of Sunonda Datta 2019: Farmers’ perception towards agroforestry practices in Golapgonj upazila of Sylhet district, MS in Environmental Science Thesis, Department of Agroforestry & Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet.
  • Co-Supervisor of Shah Alam 2019: Transformation of agar (Aquilaria malaccensis) garden into agar based agroforestry system for provisioning year round income in Moulvibazar district of Bangladesh, MS in Environmental Science Thesis, Department of Agroforestry & Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet.
  • Co-Supervisor of Rup Mahol 2019: Farmers’ perception towards climate-smart-agricultural practices in Golapgonj upazila of Sylhet district, MS in Environmental Science Thesis, Department of Agroforestry & Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet.
  • Co-Supervisor of Md. Kamrujjaman 2019: Homestead-based black pepper (Piper nigrum) gardening in north-eastern Bangladesh: A promising climate-smart option for rural livelihood improvement status, MS in Environmental Science Thesis, Department of Agroforestry & Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet.
  • Co-Supervisor of Md. Fakrul Islam, July-Dec/2018: MS in Environmental Science, Title: Biodiversity of Ratargul Swamp Forest Considering Perspective of Local Communities, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Rokhsana Afrin, MS in Environmental Science, July-Dec/2018, Title: Climate smart agricultural practices in crop production at Jaintapur upazila of Sylhet district, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Goutam Paul, July-Dec/2018: MS in Environmental Science, Title: Status of climate smart practices in boro rice cultivation at Sylhet sadar, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environmental Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Ummey Honey Shiuly Khan, Jan-Jun/2017: MS in Entomology, Title: Development of management approach against citrus red mite (Papilio demoleus L.) infesting jara lemon in Sylhet, Dept. of Entomology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Md. Tazul Islam, MS in Crop Botany Jan-Jun/2016, Title: Morphological characterization in relation to growth and yield potentials of maize genotypes in Sylhet, Dept. of Crop Botany and Tea Production Technology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Md. Muminul Haque, July-Dec./2016: MS in Crop Botany Title: Study on Bothua genotypes in Sylhet district, Crop Botany and Tea Production Technology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Alpona Roy, MS in Crop Botany Jan-Jun/2015, Title: Morphological and yield evaluation of Onion genotypes in acid soil of Sylhet, Dept. of Crop Botany and Tea Production Technology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Mahbubur Rahman, MS in Entomology, Jan-Jun/2015, Title: Study on abundance and diversity of natural enemy of insect pests in boro and aman rice in Sylhet region, Dept. of Entomology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Co-Supervisor of Siddiqur Rahman Suhel, Jan-Jun/2015, MS in Entomology, Title: Exploring the abundance and diversity of insect pests in boro and aman rice in Sylhet region, Dept. of Entomology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
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