Profile of Mandira Mukutmoni

... Name Mandira Mukutmoni
Designation Lecturer
Last Degree MS in Parasitology
   
  • MS in Zoology (Parasitology). Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka (2014). GPA 3.97 out of 4.00 (merit position: 1st in specialization)
  • BS in Zoology. Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka (2013). GPA 3.92 out of 4.00 (merit position: 1st)
  • Higher Secondary Certificate (major in science). New Government Degree College, Rajshahi, Bangladesh (2009). GPA 5.00 out of 5.00
  • Secondary School Certificate (major in science). P.N Government High School, Rajshahi, Bangladesh (2007). GPA 5.00 out of 5.00

Research experience

  • Project: Knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) assessment of intestinal parasitic and urinary tract infections (UTI) among women and school going children in slum areas of Dhaka. Responsibilities: Serving as Associate Director. University Grants Commission, Bangladesh 2017-2018.
  • Project: Comparative investigation of parasitic infestation in cat with the cat-owner and non-pet owner: Serving as Co-supervisor. Center for Advanced Studies and Research in Biological Sciences, University of Dhaka 2017-2018.
  • Project: Parasite sharing between human and non-human primates in Bangladesh: Aspects of emerging and potential zoonoses. Responsibilities: Serving as Associate investigator.  Ministry of National Science and Technology, Bangladesh 2017-2018.
  • 2015 M.S. Research Fellowship awarded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Ministry of National Science and Technology, Bangladesh 2013-2014

Proposed

  • Project: Investigation of parasitic infestation in captive and domesticated horse (Equus ferus caballus), 2018.
  1. Begum, A., Mukutmoni, M., Mollik, A. & Sultana, Y. (2017). Prevalence and associated risk factors of Strongyloides stercoralis infection in urban slum community of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Asian Australas. J. Biosci. Biotechnol. 2(3), 199-203.
  2. Mukutmoni, M., & Khanum, H. (2017). Occurrence and risk factors of intestinal helminthiasis among the children of Tejgaon, Dhaka. Bangladesh J. Zool. 45(2), 123-129.
  3. Khanum, H., Zaman, R. F., Mukutmoni, M., & Aktur, M. S. (2017). Occurrence of endoparasitic helminths in Oryctolagus cuniculus from pet market, Dhaka. Journal of Natural History (India). 13(2), 7-14.
  4. Mukutmoni, M., & Khanum, H. (2016). Soil transmitted helminth infestation in diarrhoeal and non-diarrhoeal children in Mirpur area of Dhaka city. Bangladesh Journal of Zoology. 44(2): 219-22.
  5. Khanum, H., Mukutmoni, M., Uddin, J., & Haque, R. (2016). Prevalence of Ancylostoma duodenale and Ascaris lumbricoides among diarrheal children of slum area of Dhaka city. Journal of Natural History (India). 12(2), 23-33.
  6. Khanum, H., Mukutmoni, M., Uddin, J., & Haque, R. (2016). Diarrheal carriage illness with Trichuris trichiura among the slum dwelling children in Dhaka city. Bioresearch communications. 2(2), 254-258.
  7. Zaman, R. F., Khanum, H., Mukutmoni, M., & Hasan. M. (2018). Occurence of common diseases among the staffs of three residential halls of University of Dhaka. Bangladesh J. Zool. 46(1), 45-52.
  8. Mukutmoni, M., & Khanum, H. (2018). Socio-demographic factors facilitating intestinal helminth infestation and impact of single dose of mebendazole administration among the street children of Karwan Bazar, Tejgaon, Dhaka. Asian J. Med. Biol. Res. 4(2), 172-177.
  9. Khanum, H., ​​​​​​Zaman, R. F., Mukutmoni, M., & Nazmunnahar. (in press). Prevalence of intestinal parasites among third and fourth grade employees and their family members of University of Dhaka. Journal of Natural History (India).
  • Mukutmoni, M. (2017, May 9). Transgender as workforce and their rights. The Daily Observer.

 

Programs

Department

 638: Parasite physiology &   immunology

MS (theory)

affiliated department

 654. Parasitology

MS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 415: Parasitology

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 310: Microtomy

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 310: Pest and parasites

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 110: Invertebrate taxonomy

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 As Guest Lecturer

 

 

 1104: Marine invertebrates

BS (laboratory)

Department of Oceanography, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University

 

  • Indian Academy of Environmental Science Award (Oral Presentation Competition), 2016, National Conference on Environmental Protection and Sustainability, Chennai-600021.
  • ‘Dean’s Award’ 2013 by the Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Dhaka
  • ‘Razia Memorial Scholarship’, University of Dhaka for securing the highest CGPA in the B.S (honors) examination of 2013.
  • Board Scholarship awarded by Education Board, Bangladesh for Higher Secondary School Certificate excellence (2009).
  • Board Scholarship awarded by Education Board, Bangladesh for Secondary School Certificate excellence (2007).
  • Talent pool Scholarship awarded by Education Board, Bangladesh in Junior School Certificate exam (2004).

Community based approaches to health promotion; Parasitic and microbial disease prevention; Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) of underprivileged women and children in Bangladesh.

 

Programs

Department

 638: Parasite physiology &   immunology

MS (theory)

affiliated department

 654. Parasitology

MS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 415: Parasitology

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 310: Microtomy

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 310: Pest and parasites

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 110: Invertebrate taxonomy

BS (laboratory)

affiliated department

 As Guest Lecturer

 

 

 1104: Marine invertebrates

BS (laboratory)

Department of Oceanography, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University