Mr. Alam is one of the first graduating Speech and Language Therapists in Bangladesh. While he was working as the course coordinator and lecturer of Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) at Bangladesh Health Professions Institute (BHPI), CRP, he went to the University of Sheffield in 2013 to pursue his M. Sc in Speech Difficulties funded by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, UK. Before that, in 2012, he completed his first masters in Early Childhood Development from the University of BRAC, Bangladesh. On returning to Bangladesh, he joined the Department of Communication Disorders, the University of Dhaka as a Lecturer in 2015. Currently, he is a doctoral student of Speech Science program at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.Read less
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Masters||Speech Difficulties||University of Sheffield||United Kingdom||2014|
|Masters||Early Childhood Development||BRAC University||Bangladesh||2012|
|Bachelor||Speech & Language Therapy||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2009|
|Ph.D.||Speech Science (Ongoing)||University of Auckland (Ongoing)||New Zealand||0|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Assistant Professor||Dept. of Communication Disorders, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||01, Nov 2018||Currently Working|
|Lecturer||Dept. of Communication Disorders, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||25, Aug 2015||31-10-2018|
|Lecturer and Course Coordinator||Bangladesh Health Professions Institute (BHPI), CRP||Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh||01, Jun 2010||15-08-2015|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
Bangla Speaking Children's Language and Literacy Development
Child Language Difficulties
Bi or Multilingualism
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|No project/research supervision is found|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Speech and Language Science||Early lexical development in Bangla speaking children||PhD Scholarship||01-05-2019||University of Auckland|
|No invited talk is found|
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||Member of Communication Therapy International, UK||Founder member||2012|
|2||Alumni of University of Sheffield, UK||2014||Life Time|
Nure Naznin, Md Jahangir Alam and Md Shahoriar Ahmed : Adaptation of Apraxia Battery for Assessing the Patients with Apraxia, Journal of Medical Research and Health Sciences , vol.3 , no.10 , pp.1114-1123 , 2020 .
Md Jahangir Alam : Speech and Language Therapy for Post-Surgical Cleft Palate Children, Dhaka University Journal of Linguistics , vol.10 , no.19 , pp.115-131 , 2018 .
Md Jahangir Alam : Adaptation of Preschool Language Scale-4 (PLS-4) for Screening Language Development of Bangla Speaking Children, The Dhaka University Journal of Linguistics , vol.9 , no.18 , pp.83-100 , 2017 .
|National||Bangabandhu Overseas Scholarship||2018||Bangladesh||
Awarded Bangabandhu Overseas Scholarship in 2018 by University of Dhaka, funded by the Government of Bangladesh to study PhD in Speech Science at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
|International||Commonwealth Scholarship||2013||United Kingdom||
Awarded Commonwealth Shared Scholarship in 2013 by Commonwealth Commission and University of Sheffield, UK for academic and leadership excellence (to study MSc in Speech Difficulties at the University of Sheffield, UK)
|National||Academic excellence award||2011||Bangladesh||
Academic excellence award during masters in Early Childhood Development (ECD), 2011, by institute of educational development, BRAC University.
|National||Meritorious student scholarship||2006||Bangladesh||
Awarded meritorious student scholarship during study of B. Sc in Speech and language Therapy (Third year 1st semester, 2006) at BHPI, CRP for outstanding academic success.