Profile of Saiful Islam

Profile of Saiful Islam

Saiful Islam
Assistant Professor
Department of International Business
Faculty of Business Studies
Phone: +88 01911-463733
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Short Biography:

After completing graduation and post-graduation in International Business from the University of Dhaka, Mr. Islam started his career as a lecturer at United International University, Dhaka. Later in 2015, he joined the Department of International Business, University of Dhaka, and in 2017 promoted to the position of Assistant Professor. Mr. Islam also served as a Student Advisor and counselor for the same institution from 2016 to 2019. Recently, he completed another Master's degree in International Trade and Development from the University of Adelaide, Australia. Mr. Islam's current research interest is servicification, services trade, trade policy, export competitiveness, and trade diversification.

Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Masters International Trade and Development (MITD) University of Adelaide Australia 2020
Masters International Business University of Dhaka Bangladesh 2012
Bachelor International Business University of Dhaka Bangladesh 2011
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Australia Awards Scholarship 2019 Australia
Research Interest
Subject Description

Destination Competitiveness, Destination Management, Tourists' Perception and Satisfaction, Supply-side Analysis

Human Resource Management

Expatriate Management, Informal Sector Activity, Women Participation, Board Structure, Employee Engagement, Organizational Commitment, Firms' Performance

Trade and Development

International Trade and Investment, Trade Policy, Servicification of Manufacturing Firms, WTO Agreements

International Business

Export Competitiveness, Export Diversification, Trade in Services, FIrm-level Management

Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
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Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
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Invited Talk
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Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Assistant Professor University of Dhaka Dhaka 28-09-2017 Currently Working
Student Advisor and Counselor Department of International Business, University of Dhaka Dhaka 21-08-2016 21-01-2019
Lecturer University of Dhaka Dhaka 11-06-2015 27-09-2017
Lecturer United International University Dhaka 18-02-2014 10-06-2015
Journal Article
Saiful Islam and Tasneem Nabila Islam : Enrollment of Expatriates in the Ready Made Garments (RMG) & Textile Sectors of Bangladesh, BUFT Journal of Business & Economics, vol.01, pp.31-44, 2020 .
Ekramul Huda and Saiful Islam : Factors Affecting Services Quality of Restaurants Business: A Study on Dhaka City, Journal of Business Studies, vol.40, no.2 pp.75-91, 2019 .
Saiful Islam and Abul Khayer : Determining Factors of Tourists Satisfaction: The Case of Leisure Tourism of Bangladesh, Journal of Business Studies, vol.39, no.2 pp.113-134, 2018 .
Saiful Islam, Md. Kaium Hossain and Mahboob Elahi Noor : Determining Drivers of Destination Attractiveness: The Case of Nature-Based Tourism of Bangladesh, International Journal of Marketing Studies, vol.9, no.3 pp.10-23, 2017 .
Shobod Deba Nath, Saiful Islam and Anup Kumar Saha : Corporate Board Structure and Firm Performance: The Context of Pharmaceutical Industry in Bangladesh, International Journal of Economics and Finance, vol.7, no.7 pp.106-115, 2015 .
Saiful Islam and Parag Jafor Siddique : Revealed Comparative Advantage of Bangladeshi Leather Industry with Selected Asian Economies, IOSR-Journal of Business and Management (IOSR-JBM), vol.16, no.12 pp.44-51, 2014 .