Profile of Dr. Soma Dey

... Name Dr. Soma Dey
Designation Assistant Professor
Last Degree
   

Ph.D.                          Gender & Development Studies, Asian Institute of Technology, 2013

M.Phil.               Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka, 2003

M. Sc                          Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka, 1999-2000

B.Sc                           Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka, 1996-1999

HSC                            Syed Abul Hossain College, Madaripur, 1994

SSC                            Galachipa Girls’ High School, Patuakhali, 1992

Assistant Professor, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. March 2015 onward.   

Part-time Faculty, Department of Environmental Science, Stamford University of Bangladesh January 2014 – March 2015

Lecturer, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka.  January 2006 – August 2009

Lecturer, Department of Environmental Science, Stamford University of Bangladesh, October,2003 –December 2006

Journal Articles

 

Dey, S. & Basak, P. 2017.  Out of the shadows: Women and wage struggle in the RMG industry of Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Women's Studies, Vol. 23, No 2, 2017, UK: Routledge.

Dey,S. 2016. New Agriculture, New Knowledge and New Gender Roles: Sharing the Experience of an Indigenous Community, Social Science Review, Vol. 33, No 2, University of Dhaka.

Dey, S. & Basak, P. 2017.  Rana Plaza Disaster and Thereafter: Evaluating the Condition of RMG Workers in Bangladesh, Perspective in Social Sciences, Vol.12, 2016-2017, University of Dhaka.

Dey, S.2015 Resource Enclosure, Land rights and Gender: A Case Study of the Matrilineal Garo Community of Modhupur Sal Forest, Bangladesh, Empowerment, Vol. 22, Dhaka: Women for Women.

Dey, S. 2015. An Assessment of the Situation of Women Home Workers in Dhaka City, Bangladesh Int. J. Green Economics, Vol. 9, No. 1,  UK: Inderscience Publishers.

Dey, S. et.al. 2014. Gender and Environmental Struggles: Voices from Adivasi Garo Community in Bangladesh. Gender, Place and Culture, Vol. 21, No. 8, 2014. UK: Routledge.

Dey, S. 2012 . Market and Malthus: Population, Gender, and Health in Neo-liberal Times. Book Review, Gender, Technology and Development, Vol. 16, Bangkok: Sage publications.

Parveen, I. & Dey, S. 2009. Gender Discrimination in the Construction Industry of Bangladesh, International Journal of Green Economics (IJGE), Vol. 3, No.2, UK: Inderscience Publishers.

Dey, S. & Sultana, S. 2009. The Socio-Cultural Impacts of Economic Changes to Matrilineal Garo Society in Bangladesh. International Journal of Green Economics (IJGE), Vol. 3, No.2, UK: Inderscience Publishers.

Dey, S. 2008. Deforestation and the Garo Women of Modhupur Garh, Bangladesh.  Asian Women, Vol. 24, No.3,  Korea: The Research Institute of Asian Women.

Dey, S. 2007. Commercialization of Indigenous Economy and its Impact on the Environment of

Modhupur Garh, Bangladesh.  Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, Vol. 5, No. 2, Canada: Captus Press and CANDO.

Dey, S. & Ahsan, R.M. 2006. A Geographical Analysis of Degraded Modhupur Sal Forest. Journal of Geography and Environment (Bhugol O Poribesh Journal) (in Bangla), Vol 5, Special Issue, 2006, Dhaka: Bangladesh Geographical Society (BGS)

Dey , S. & Basak, P. 2003. Trafficking Routes of Women and Children near Border Areas of Jessore and Chapai-Nawabganj Districts. Journal of Geography and Environment (Bhugol O Poribesh Journal) (in Bangla), Vol 3, 2003, Dhaka: Bangladesh Geographical Society.

 

Book Chapters

Dey. S. & Laila. R. 2016. Reconstruction of Women’s Role in Jhum Cultivation & the Shift in the Gendered Division of Labour among the Garos. In Lives, Livelihood and Leadership: transformation of gendered roles in Bangladesh, (ed.), Thakurata, M. & Banu,  The University Press Limited (UPL), Dhaka: Bangladesh.

Ahsan, R.M. & Dey, S. 2005. Marriage Migration of Muslim and Hindu Women of Galachipa Pourashava in Patuakhali District: A Comparative Study. In Gender Geography: A Reader, Bangladesh Perspective, (ed.) Ahsan, R.M., Ahmad, N. &   Khatun, H., The Bangladesh Geographical Society, Dhaka: Bangladesh.

Dey, S.& Ahsan, R.M.2002. Marriage Migration Process of Women: A Proposed Model. With Rosie Majid Ahsan, Nagarayane Bangladesh (in Bangla), Dhaka: Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka.

 

 

Reports

Sowad, A.S, Islam, M & Dey, S.  2016. Women’s Empowerment and Child Nutrition: Reducing the Gap with Dairy Cow Rearing, INGENAES/USAID.

Dey, S. 2014.  Extending Civic Amenities for the Home-based Workers in Dhaka City (2014), HomeNet South Asia (HNSA) Trust.

Dey, S. 2012. Mapping Homeworkers and their Organizations in Dhaka City, HomeNet South Asia (HNSA) Trust.

Dey, S. 2010. Workshop Report on MDG Analysis and Operational Indicators for Gender Mainstreaming and Equality, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • ISS-DWGS Doctoral Fellowship. Royal Netherlands Embassy in Bangladesh. 2009 

  • Doctoral Research Fellowship, Asian Institute of Technology, 2009
  • M.Phil. Research Fellowship, University of Dhaka,2002  

  • H.S.C. Merit Award. Dhaka Board, 1994. 

  • S.S.C. Merit Award, Jessore Board, 1992 

  • Best story writer, Rokeya Hall Cultural Week, University of Dhaka (1998, 1999, 2000)
  • Junior scholarship, 1989
  • Primary scholarship, 1986 



Curriculum Vitae                                                                                                                                       Dr. Soma Dey

Assistant Professor

Department of Women and Gender Studies

University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh

Date of birth: 01/07/1977, Email: somadey1977@yahoo.com


Tel: (880)-2-01715101395 Fax: (880)-2-8615583

 

EDUCATION

 

Ph.D.                          Gender & Development Studies, Asian Institute of Technology, 2013

M.Phil.               Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka, 2003

M. Sc                          Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka, 1999-2000

B.Sc                           Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka, 1996-1999

HSC                            Syed Abul Hossain College, Madaripur, 1994

SSC                            Galachipa Girls’ High School, Patuakhali, 1992

 

 

MAJOR EXPERIENCE

 

Assistant Professor, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka. March 2015 onward.   

Part-time Faculty, Department of Environmental Science, Stamford University of Bangladesh January 2014 – March 2015

Lecturer, Department of Women & Gender Studies, University of Dhaka.  January 2006 – August 2009

Lecturer, Department of Environmental Science, Stamford University of Bangladesh, October,2003 –December 2006

 

 

Journal Articles

 

Dey, S. & Basak, P. 2017.  Out of the shadows: Women and wage struggle in the RMG industry of Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Women's Studies, Vol. 23, No 2, 2017, UK: Routledge.

Dey,S. 2016. New Agriculture, New Knowledge and New Gender Roles: Sharing the Experience of an Indigenous Community, Social Science Review, Vol. 33, No 2, University of Dhaka.

Dey, S. & Basak, P. 2017.  Rana Plaza Disaster and Thereafter: Evaluating the Condition of RMG Workers in Bangladesh, Perspective in Social Sciences, Vol.12, 2016-2017, University of Dhaka.

Dey, S.2015 Resource Enclosure, Land rights and Gender: A Case Study of the Matrilineal Garo Community of Modhupur Sal Forest, Bangladesh, Empowerment, Vol. 22, Dhaka: Women for Women.

Dey, S. 2015. An Assessment of the Situation of Women Home Workers in Dhaka City, Bangladesh Int. J. Green Economics, Vol. 9, No. 1,  UK: Inderscience Publishers.

Dey, S. et.al. 2014. Gender and Environmental Struggles: Voices from Adivasi Garo Community in Bangladesh. Gender, Place and Culture, Vol. 21, No. 8, 2014. UK: Routledge.

Dey, S. 2012 . Market and Malthus: Population, Gender, and Health in Neo-liberal Times. Book Review, Gender, Technology and Development, Vol. 16, Bangkok: Sage publications.

Parveen, I. & Dey, S. 2009. Gender Discrimination in the Construction Industry of Bangladesh, International Journal of Green Economics (IJGE), Vol. 3, No.2, UK: Inderscience Publishers.

Dey, S. & Sultana, S. 2009. The Socio-Cultural Impacts of Economic Changes to Matrilineal Garo Society in Bangladesh. International Journal of Green Economics (IJGE), Vol. 3, No.2, UK: Inderscience Publishers.

Dey, S. 2008. Deforestation and the Garo Women of Modhupur Garh, Bangladesh.  Asian Women, Vol. 24, No.3,  Korea: The Research Institute of Asian Women.

Dey, S. 2007. Commercialization of Indigenous Economy and its Impact on the Environment of

Modhupur Garh, Bangladesh.  Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, Vol. 5, No. 2, Canada: Captus Press and CANDO.

Dey, S. & Ahsan, R.M. 2006. A Geographical Analysis of Degraded Modhupur Sal Forest. Journal of Geography and Environment (Bhugol O Poribesh Journal) (in Bangla), Vol 5, Special Issue, 2006, Dhaka: Bangladesh Geographical Society (BGS)

Dey , S. & Basak, P. 2003. Trafficking Routes of Women and Children near Border Areas of Jessore and Chapai-Nawabganj Districts. Journal of Geography and Environment (Bhugol O Poribesh Journal) (in Bangla), Vol 3, 2003, Dhaka: Bangladesh Geographical Society.

 

Book Chapters

Dey. S. & Laila. R. 2016. Reconstruction of Women’s Role in Jhum Cultivation & the Shift in the Gendered Division of Labour among the Garos. In Lives, Livelihood and Leadership: transformation of gendered roles in Bangladesh, (ed.), Thakurata, M. & Banu,  The University Press Limited (UPL), Dhaka: Bangladesh.

Ahsan, R.M. & Dey, S. 2005. Marriage Migration of Muslim and Hindu Women of Galachipa Pourashava in Patuakhali District: A Comparative Study. In Gender Geography: A Reader, Bangladesh Perspective, (ed.) Ahsan, R.M., Ahmad, N. &   Khatun, H., The Bangladesh Geographical Society, Dhaka: Bangladesh.

Dey, S.& Ahsan, R.M.2002. Marriage Migration Process of Women: A Proposed Model. With Rosie Majid Ahsan, Nagarayane Bangladesh (in Bangla), Dhaka: Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka.

 

 

Reports

Sowad, A.S, Islam, M & Dey, S.  2016. Women’s Empowerment and Child Nutrition: Reducing the Gap with Dairy Cow Rearing, INGENAES/USAID.

Dey, S. 2014.  Extending Civic Amenities for the Home-based Workers in Dhaka City (2014), HomeNet South Asia (HNSA) Trust.

Dey, S. 2012. Mapping Homeworkers and their Organizations in Dhaka City, HomeNet South Asia (HNSA) Trust.

Dey, S. 2010. Workshop Report on MDG Analysis and Operational Indicators for Gender Mainstreaming and Equality, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

 

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • ISS-DWGS Doctoral Fellowship. Royal Netherlands Embassy in Bangladesh. 2009 

  • Doctoral Research Fellowship, Asian Institute of Technology, 2009
  • M.Phil. Research Fellowship, University of Dhaka,2002  

  • H.S.C. Merit Award. Dhaka Board, 1994. 

  • S.S.C. Merit Award, Jessore Board, 1992 

  • Best story writer, Rokeya Hall Cultural Week, University of Dhaka (1998, 1999, 2000)
  • Junior scholarship, 1989
  • Primary scholarship, 1986 



 

 

REFERENCES

Prof. Dr. K. Moudood Elahi, Professor & Pro Vice Chancellor, Stamford University Bangladesh, Telephone: (880)-01819426088, Email: elahikm@stamforduniversity.edu.bd.