Department of Botany
Nadra Tabassum is an Assistant Professor of Botany, University of Dhaka. She has started to work as a Lecturer at the Department of Botany, University of Dhaka from 2015.She has obtained her M.Res Degree in Molecular Plant and Microbial Sciences at Imperial College London with Commonwealth Scholarship 2013-2014. Before that, she had completed M.S. in Plant Biotechnology and B.S. Honours at Department of Botany, University of Dhaka.Recently she is working on documentation of mosses and ferns of our country. She has published 4 research articles in national and international journals.She has profound interest on evolution and molecular biology.Show less
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Masters||Molecular Plant and Microbial Sciences||Imperial College London, England||United Kingdom||2014|
|Masters||Botany ( Thesis : Biotechnology)||University of Dhaka, Dhaka||Bangladesh||2011|
|Bachelor||Botany||University of Dhaka, Dhaka||Bangladesh||2010|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Assistant Professor||University of Dhaka||Dhaka||30, Jul 2018||Currently Working|
|Lecturer||University of Dhaka||Dhaka||30, Mar 2015||29-07-2018|
|Research Officer||Bangladesh Forest Research Institute||Chittagong||15, Mar 2015||29-03-2015|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
|Bryophytes, Pteridophytes, Evolution, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Conservation Biology and Environment.|
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
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|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Project Director||Pteridophytes of Lalmai Pahar and Mainamati, Cumilla district||Bangladesh University Grant Commission project allocation 2017-18.||01-09-2017||01-09-2018|
|Project Director||Identification and Checklist of available Bryophytes of Adampur Forest, Sylhet, Bangladesh.||Bangladesh University Grant Commission project allocation 2016-17.||01-07-2016||01-07-2017|
|Project Director||Checklist of Pteridophytes of Adampur Forest, Moulvibazar, Sylhet.||Research and Development 2016-2017 project under the Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of the Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh||01-07-2016||01-07-2017|
|Project Director||Clonal Propagation of Economically Important Fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris).||Research and Development 2016-2017 project under the Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of the Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh||01-07-2015||01-07-2016|
|Project Director||Micropropagation of Economically Important Fern Adiantum philippense.||Biotechnology Research Centre, University of Dhaka, 2016.|
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Nadra Tabassum : A taxonomic account of pteridophytic flora of Adampur forest, Moulvibaar district, Bangladesh., Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences , 2018 .
Dagdas F.Y., BelhajK., Maqbool A., Chaparro-Garcia A., Pandey P., Petre B, Tabassum N., Cruz-Mireles N., Hughes R. K., Sklenar J., Win J., Menke F., Findlay K., Banfield M.J., Kamoun S. and Bozkurt T.O. : An effector of the Irish potato famine pathogen antagonizes a host autophagy cargo receptor., eLife , 2016 .
Tabassum, N., Sony, S.K., and Islam, M.N. : Analysis of genetic diversity in eleven tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) varieties using RAPD markers., Plant Tissue Cult. & Biotech. , 2013 .
Kamal, M.M., Bhajan, S.K., Tabassum, N. and Islam, M.N. "Molecular diagnosis of tomato leaf curl virus disease." Intl. Conference Advances in Bioinformatics,Biotechnology and Enviornmental Engineering. ABBE 2015, University of Birmingham, U.K. 2015 .
|International||Commonwealth Scholarship for Masters 2013-14||2013||United Kingdom|
|National||National Science and Technology Fellowship 2012-13||2012||Bangladesh|
|National||Dean's Award in recognition of outstanding achievements in the B.S. Honours Examination||2010||Bangladesh|