Details of Ishrat Jahan Khan Barsha


 

 

 

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 

 

 

                  PERSONAL INFORMATION

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                              Mailing Address

 

 

                            

                             

                            

                              Nationality

                              Date of Birth

                              Gender

                             

                               Father

                              

                              Mother

                            

                            

 

                             EDUCATION

 

                             2011-2012              

 

 

 

 

                             2007-2008

 

 

 

                              2003-2007

 

 

 

 

 

ISHRAT JAHAN KHAN

BARSHA

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka.

Room 5029, Arts Building, University of Dhaka.  Neelkhet-1000

+ 880 1918 757677

ishrat@du.ac.bd

 

 

 

Bangladeshi

April 27, 1984

Female

 

(Late) Md. Giasuddin Khan, Ph D (Employed before in Food And Agricultural Organization, FAO, United Nations)

 Kamrun Nahar Khan

 

 

 

 

European Commission awarded Erasmus Mundus Scholarship (GEMMA)

MA in Women and Gender Studies

University of Hull, England

 

 

Master in Social Science, (MSS)

 Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka

 Faculty of Social Science

 CGPA: 3.97/4

 

 Bachelor of Social Science (BSS)

 Session: 2002-2006

 Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka

 Faculty of Social Science

 CGPA: 3.84/4

 

      STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM

                                                2007

 

 

                 

 

                           

                  WORK EXPERIENCE

                 March 2015- ongoing

 

               October 2012- March 2015

 

              November 2013- April 2016

 

                 October 2013- April 2015

 

   

       February 2011 –September 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

                     August, 2009- Feb 2011

 

                

 

 

 

February - August 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

 

 

                          March 2016- ongoing

                          

 

                          January 2016- ongoing

                         

                         

         

                          June 2015-ongoing

                                

 

                        

 

 

 

June 2015- ongoing

                   

                 

February- December 2015

 

                                            

                                                2014

 

                

                    

                    

 

            August  2013- February 2014

 

 

           February - May 2013

 

                   October 2012- June 2013

 

                   

                   February - August 2009  

 

 

                  

                   March- June 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Participated in Student Exchange Program on Gender and Development at AIT (Asian Institute of Technology)

Duration: February 21 to March 30, 2007

Affiliated by: Royal Netherlands Embassy

 

 

 

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka

Lecturer, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka

 

 

House Tutor at Rokeya Hall, University of Dhaka

 

Student Advisor, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka

 

Program Associate; Education, Climate Change and Justice

ActionAid Bangladesh

Type: INGO

House- 8, Road 136, Gulshan-1, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Phone: +88 02 8837796

 

 

Communication & Documentation Associate - Asia Regional Education Network (AREN)

Social Development & Economic Justice Sector

ActionAid Bangladesh

House- 8, Road 136, Gulshan-1, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Phone: +88 02 8837796

 

 Research Associate, Education Theme, Social Development And Economic Justice Sector, ActionAid Bangladesh

House- 8, Road 136, Gulshan-1, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Phone: +88 02 8837796

 

 

 

 

Junior Researcher, Engaging Men and Boys for Gender Equality and SRHR in Bangladesh

 

Sexual and Reproductive Rights in Bangladesh funded by NWO-WOTRO in Netherlands

 

 

The BraveMen Campaign to Ensure Gender Equitable Food Sharing at the Household: Addressing Masculinities involving Boys in a Northern Village of Bangladesh, funded by Illinois University Urbana Champaign (UIUC), USA

Objectification of Women’s and Girl’s Images in Bangladeshi Media: A Study in Selective Locations of Dhaka funded by Plan International  

MenCare Bangladesh: Engaging Fathers for Family Well-Being and Gender Transformation, led by Promundu, USA & CMMS, Bangladesh

 

 

Women and Gender Specialist, Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, United Nations

 

CARE Bangladesh research on ‘Understanding Construction of Masculinities at Institutions and Extreme Poor Households in Rural Bangladesh’

 

WHO-DWGS Research Project on ‘Engendering HIS (Health Information System) in Bangladesh’ funded by WHO

 

Research on ‘Community Dialogue Facilitation Manual on Masculinity and GBV (Gender Based Violence) Development Project, DWA’ in Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Government of Bangladesh funded by UNFPA

 

Research Associate on ‘Zero Tolerance against Violence against Girls (VAG)’ 

Research Associate on ‘Value of  Education and Rate of Return’

Social Development & Economic Justice Sector

ActionAid Bangladesh

 

Research Associate, (Media advocacy research on exploring the gender insensitive words abruptly used in the mainstream Dailies)

Gender in Media Forum

Type: NGO

Secretariat, Steps Towards Development, Lalmatia, Dhaka

 

 

 

 

 

                

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE

  

October 2005- to present

 

January 2016- present

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior News Presenter, Channel i, Impress Telefilms Limited, Dhaka

 

Executive Member, Rainbow Film Society

 

 

     September 2012- December 2012

 

 

     June 2008- February 2009

 

 

 

 

 

        April – October, 2008

 

   

 

                    CONFERENCE ATTENDED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

               

 

 

 

                  CONFERENCE ORGANIZED   

Freelance work, report writing in Brave Men Campaign, UNDP Capacity Development Project for National Human Rights Commission in Bangladesh funded by UNDP

 

Worked (freelance) as Rapporteur,Translator and other documentation and advocacy works in Save the Children Sweden - Denmark, Dhaka

 Type: INGO

 House 9, Road 16, Gulshan1, Dhaka

 +88 02 8812389

 

Voluntary work in a UN affiliated organization on HIV/AIDS

 

 

 

Paper entitled ‘’Engaging fathers to reduce violence against children and women within households in Bangladeshi rural communities’’ presented at ‘Sixteenth International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities and Nations’ organized by University of Granada on July, 2016

 

 

 Paper entitled ‘Engendering Health Information System in Bangladesh’ presented at    ‘Knowledge and Politics in Women and Gender Studies’ Conference organized by Middle Eastern Technical University, Ankara on October 2015

 

 Attended Conference on October, 2013 at Osaka, Japan organized by the Academic Forum,  IAFOR.  A paper presented entitled Education and Gendered Politics

 

 

International Conference on Gender, Diversity and Development, ICGDD 2015, organized by the Department of Women & Gender Studies

 

 

Communication Coordinator, International Conference on Gender, Diversity and Development organized by the Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka held in March 2015

 

Conference on Women Film Makers 2014 jointly organized by the Department of Women & Gender Studies and University of Dhaka

 

                         TRAINING PROGRAM

 

                                                  2013                                    

 

 

 

                                                 2012

                                             

                                        

                                                2009

     

 

 

                             PUBLICATIONS                 

                                               

 

                                                                             

                                                      

                                                      

 

                                                     

                                                       

 

 

                   

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Coordinator, DAAD Training on Gender and Education organized by the Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh and the University of Applied Sciences, Kiel, Germany

 

  1. Training on Media as a Tool for Development, organized by European Commission in London, England

 

  1. Organized and participated in Feminist Leadership Forum, FLF in ActionAid Bangladesh, Dhaka

 

 

 

 

  1. Khan, Ishrat (2015) Indian Nationalist Movement: Revolutionary women missing in the resolution? Social Science Journal, University of Dhaka
  2. Imtiaz, Saikh and Khan, Ishrat; et.al. (2013) Understanding Construction of Masculinities at Institution and Extreme Poor Households in Rural Bangladesh. Dhaka: Care Bangladesh
  3. Khan, Ishrat (2014) Engendering Development: Feminist Concern, Journal of Development Management and Communication, Vol 1, Number 2 (April-June, 2014), Jaipur, India

 

  1. Khan, Ishrat & Zareen, Firdous. (2013) Dilemmas of Middle Class Working Women in Dhaka City; Empowerment Journal; Vol. 20. Dhaka: Women for Women, A Research and Study Group

 

  1. Khan, Ishrat (2010) Institution of Motherhood: Exploring the Challenges & Dynamics of Middle Class working women with or without children. Dhaka: Agami Bangladesh

 

  1. Khan, Ishrat & Tanjeem, Nafisa. (2009) The impact of Hegemonic Masculinity on middle class working women and the public private dichotomy of middle class mother and non-mother. Dhaka: Department of Women and Gender Studies

 

  1. (10 entries on) Gender & Development Dictionary; ed. Selina Hossain, February; 2010

 

  1. Women, Womanhood & Womenization (Bengali) in a gender based Little Magazine, “Shabdo”
  2. Edited and Compiled the annual newsletter of year 2010, from AREN, Asia RegionalEducation Network, ActionAid

 

 

 

Contact Person:

  1. Najma Chowdhury, PhD. Emeritus Professor, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. najmachowdhury@gmail.com 01819 250882
  2. Sayed Md. Saikh Imtiaz, PhD. Chair & Associate Professor, Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. simtiaz00@yahoo.com 01713 028578
  3. Shykh Seraj, Director News, Channel i, Impress Telefilm Limited, Shahid Tajuddin Sharani, Tejgaon, Dhaka

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