Profile of Md. Didarul Islam

... Name Md. Didarul Islam
Designation Lecturer
Last Degree MA in Religious Studies and Global Development, University of Leeds, UK; MA. and BA. ( Hons) in World Religions and Culture, University of Dhaka
   

Educational Qualifications

Name of the degree

Subjects

Institutions

Passing Year

Marks/ CGPA

position

MA

Religious Studies and Global Development

University of Leeds

2017

58.8%

Awarded with Pass

MA

World Religions and Culture

University of Dhaka

 

2012

CGPA 3.80

1st Position

 

BA (Hons)

World Religions and Culture

University of Dhaka

 

2011

CGPA 3.79

1st Position

Name of the Institution

Position

Time

Job Responsibilities

University of Dhaka

Lecturer

August 04 to present

Teaching, Research

Recent Publications:

  1. Islam, M.D. 2017. The Philosophy of Guru Nanak: A Critical Analysis. The Arts faculty Journal. Vol-5.
  2. Islam, M.D. and Huda, F. 2016. Religion and Politics: Bangladesh Perspectives. International Journal of Management and Humanities (IJMH) ISSN: 2394-0913.  2 (4).  available at http://www.academia.edu/26513376/Religion_and_Politics_Bangladesh_Perspective_International_Journal_of_Management_and_Humanities_IJMH_
  3. Islam, M.D. and Islam, S. 2015. African Traditional Concept of God: A critical Analysis. Green University Review of Social Sciences, 2(1). Pp. 1-18. (available at http://green.edu.bd/wp-content/uploads/PDFs/Journals/GURSS/v-2-i-1/AFRICAN_TRADITIONAL_CONCEPT_OF_GOD.pdf

Research Projects:

  1. Director of the project entitled ‘The Rise of Religious Extremism in Bangladesh: Causes and Effects’ funded by the University Grant Commission, 2015-16
  2. Director of the project entitled ‘Why do people become militant in the name of Islam in Bangladesh” funded by the University Grant Commission, 2016-17 (continuing)

 

Name of the Institution

Position

Time

Job Responsibilities

University of Dhaka

Lecturer

August 04 to present

Teaching, Research

Courses teach at the University of Dhaka:

Religion, Peace and Conflict

Bangladesh studies

History of Religion

Cultural Anthropology

Government and Politics

Awards:

  1. Khaleda Monzoor I Khuda Gold medal for securing the highest CGPA in M.A. examination 2012 which was awarded at the 48th convocation of the University of Dhaka 2014. 
  2. The Dean’s Award for Academic Recognition for securing the highest CGPA in M.A. examination 2012 from the Department of World Religions & Culture. (The award was given by the Faculty Arts, University of Dhaka)
  3. The Dean’s Award for Academic Recognition for securing the highest CGPA in B.A. (Hons) examination 2011 from the Department of World Religions & Culture.  (The award was given by the Faculty Arts, University of Dhaka)
  4. The Provost Award 2013 for securing the highest CGPA in M.A. examination 2012 from the Department of World Religions & Culture. (This award was given by Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall, University of Dhaka)
  5. The Provost Award 2013 for securing the highest CGPA in B.A. (Hons) examination 2011 from the Department of World Religions & Culture. ( This award was given by Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall, University of Dhaka)

Research Interest:

Religion and Politics, Secularism, Religion and Development

Terrorism and counterterrorism, Religion, peace and Conflict

Liberation war of Bangladesh, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

 

Name of the Institution

Position

Time

Job Responsibilities

University of Dhaka

Lecturer

August 04 to present

Teaching, Research

Courses teach at the University of Dhaka:

Religion, Peace and Conflict

Bangladesh studies

History of Religion

Cultural Anthropology

Government and Politics

Academic Resume

of

Mohammad Didarul Islam

Lecturer, Department of World Religions and Culture

University of Dhaka

5008, Arts Building, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh

Cell: 8801728877812

e-mail: didar@du.ac.bd

 

                                      

Career Objectives: To work in academia to develop my research and teaching abilities, and to contribute in knowledge realm of the world.

Job Experience

Name of the Institution

Position

Time

Job Responsibilities

University of Dhaka

Lecturer

August 04 to present

Teaching, Research

Educational Qualifications

Name of the degree

Subjects

Institutions

Passing Year

Marks/ CGPA

position

MA

Religious Studies and Global Development

University of Leeds

2017

58.8%

Awarded with Pass

MA

World Religions and Culture

University of Dhaka

 

2012

CGPA 3.80

1st Position

 

BA (Hons)

World Religions and Culture

University of Dhaka

 

2011

CGPA 3.79

1st Position

 

Courses teach at the University of Dhaka:

Religion, Peace and Conflict

Bangladesh studies

History of Religion

Cultural Anthropology

Government and Politics

Awards:

  1. Khaleda Monzoor I Khuda Gold medal for securing the highest CGPA in M.A. examination 2012 which was awarded at the 48th convocation of the University of Dhaka 2014. 
  2. The Dean’s Award for Academic Recognition for securing the highest CGPA in M.A. examination 2012 from the Department of World Religions & Culture. (The award was given by the Faculty Arts, University of Dhaka)
  3. The Dean’s Award for Academic Recognition for securing the highest CGPA in B.A. (Hons) examination 2011 from the Department of World Religions & Culture.  (The award was given by the Faculty Arts, University of Dhaka)
  4. The Provost Award 2013 for securing the highest CGPA in M.A. examination 2012 from the Department of World Religions & Culture. (This award was given by Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall, University of Dhaka)
  5. The Provost Award 2013 for securing the highest CGPA in B.A. (Hons) examination 2011 from the Department of World Religions & Culture. ( This award was given by Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall, University of Dhaka)

Recent Publications:

  1. Islam, M.D. 2017. The Philosophy of Guru Nanak: A Critical Analysis. The Arts faculty Journal. Vol-5.
  2. Islam, M.D. and Huda, F. 2016. Religion and Politics: Bangladesh Perspectives. International Journal of Management and Humanities (IJMH) ISSN: 2394-0913.  2 (4).
  3. Islam, M.D. and Islam, S. 2015. African Traditional Concept of God: A critical Analysis. Green University Review of Social Sciences, 2(1). Pp. 1-18.

Research Projects:

  1. Director of the project entitled ‘The Rise of Religious Extremism in Bangladesh: Causes and Effects’ funded by the University Grant Commission, 2015-16
  2. Director of the project entitled ‘Why do people become militant in the name of Islam in Bangladesh” funded by the University Grant Commission, 2016-17 (continuing)

Research Interest:

Religion and Politics, Secularism, Religion and Development

Terrorism and counterterrorism, Religion, peace and Conflict

Liberation war of Bangladesh, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

 

Co-curricular activities:

Former President at Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall Debating Club, Dhaka University

Former President at World Religions Debating Club, Dhaka University

Former Office Secretary at Dhaka University Debating Society.

Adjudicated in International debate competitions

 

Skills: Motivational speak, good in both English and Bengali Debate

Personal Details:       

Mother’s name

 

: Most. Delowara Begum

Father’s name

 

: Md. Gias Uddin

Date of birth

 

: 10 December, 1990

Permanent address:

 

: Amtoly, Gourichanna, Barguna Sadar,          Barguna

 

Academic References:

 

Prof. Dr. Kazi Nurul Islam

Founding Chair

Department of World Religions and Culture                  

University of Dhaka    

Cell- 01919-574287                                                

Email: knislam@du.ac.bd                        

 

Dr. Stefan Skrimshire

School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science

University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

Email: s.skrimshire@leeds.ac.uk

 

Signature & Date:

Mohammad  Didarul Islam

April 18, 2018