Department of Marketing
Nasrin Akter is working as a Professor at the Department of Marketing, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka. She received her Ph.D. in supply chain management from RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. She also has a Master's degree in International Business from the University of Melbourne, Australia. Prof. Akter has been working as an academic for more than 18 years. Her research interests are around the broader issues of business however she has a concentration on the behavioral dynamics of business entities including the marketing and supply chain participants. She has written 3 research monographs and more than 20 research-based articles which are published in national and international journals, conferences, and newspapers.Read less
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Ph.D.||Supply Chain Management||Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology||Australia||2016|
|Masters||International Business||University of Melbourne||Australia||2008|
|Masters||Marketing||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2003|
|Bachelor||Marketing||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2001|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Associate Professor||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||10, Jun 2015||14-06-2017|
|Assistant Professor||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||15, Jun 2010||13-06-2015|
|Lecturer||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||18, Dec 2005||14-06-2010|
|lecturer||Southeast University||Bangladesh||14, Jun 2003||17-12-2005|
|Professor||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||Currently Working|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
The behavioral dynamics of consumers and how the dynamics can be influenced
|Technology and Informal Learning||Technology Leapfrogging and its impact in community learning|
|E-Business||E- Procurement, e-Marketing, SEO|
|Supply chain Management||Modeling, reverse supply chain, E-waste Management, Recycling Modeling, Supply chain agility in RMG|
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|M.Phil||Modeling the Socio-infrastructural Fit of Demand Responsive Transportation (DRT) System of Bangladesh||Nasrin Akter||Faiza Noshin Rahman||Supply Chain Management|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Informal learning||Understanding the dynamics among trust, knowledge exchange, informal learning and skills development in the rural communities of Bangladesh||UIU||06-02-2019|
|Supply Chain Management||Developing a training concept for building sustainability-related capacity among managers in the Bangladeshi Garment Industry||GIZ||01-10-2018||30-09-2019||International Centre for Development and Decent Work (ICDD), Germany and University of Kassel|
|Brand Management||Challenges of Ceramic Branding and Export: Role of Entrepreneurs and Government||Bangladesh Ceramic Manufacturers and Exporters association (BCMEA)||17-10-2017||19-12-2017|
Fundamentals of value and supply chain.
Supply chain and pricing strategy for new entrepreneurs.
Supply chain sustainability for trade union leaders.
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||Dhaka University Marketing Alumni Association||Life Member||2004||Life Time|
|2||Dhaka University Alumni Association||Life Member||2004||Life Time|
Nasrin Akter and Muhammad Ismail Hossain Bangladesh E-Waste Value Chain: Structures, Actors, and Interdependencies. Dhaka: Bureau of Business Research, 2023 .
Muhammad ismail Hossain and Nasrin Akter Modeling the intention to use E-learning Management System in higher education. Dhaka: University Grant Commission, Bangladesh, 2019 .
Nasrin Akter and Muhammad Ismail Hossain Investigating the intention to use online shopping platform: Bangladesh Perspective. Dhaka: Bureau of Business Research, FBS, DU, 2017 .
Muhammad ismail Hossain and Nasrin Akter Inter-generational consumption patterns: Reflection of the ‘capital city’ of a developing country. Dhaka: Bureau of Business Research, FBS, DU, 2013 .
Girish Prayag, Yawei Jiang, Mesbahuddin Chowdhury, Ismail Hossain and Nasrin Akter : Building Dynamic Capabilities and Organizational Resilience in Tourism Firms During COVID-19: A Staged Approach, Journal of Travel Research (impact factor:10.98 ABDC- A*, ABS- 4) Sage , 2023 .
Muhammad Ismail Hossain, Arnold Japutra and Nasrin Akter : Emotional intelligence: how it influences tourists’ environmentally responsible behaviour, Tourism Recreation Research (impact factor:4.20) Taylor & Francis , 2022 .
Nasrin Akter and Shahedul Hasan : The moderating role of perceived behavioral control in predicting Muslim tourists’ halal tourism intention: a developing country perspective, Journal of islamic Marketing , 2022 .
Nasrin Akter, Prem Chhetri and Shams Rahman : Understanding the Usage Patterns, Practices and Decision Process of Third Party Logistics Outsourcing in Bangladesh, Journal of Global Operations and Strategic Sourcing , 2019 .
Nasrin Akter and Muhammad Ismail Hossain : The role of stakeholders in reverse supply chain of EOL mobile phone recycling for developing sustainable e-waste management: Bangladesh perspective, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies , vol.38 , no.3 , pp.136-153 , 2017 .
Nasrin Akter, Prem Chhetri and Shams Rahman : Modeling Intention to use Third Party Logistics: An Application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies , vol.38 , no.April, 1 , pp.171-192 , 2017 .
Nasrin Akter, Prem Chhetri and Brian Corbitt : White space of 3PL research: Understanding the importance of conducting behavioural research, Dhaka University Journal of Management , 2017 .
Nasrin Akter and Muhammad Ismail Hossain : Investigating the nature of plastic recycling supply chain: Bangladesh perspective, Dhaka University Journal of Marketing , vol.18 & 19 , no.June , pp.1-24 , 2016 .
Nasrin Akter and Muhammad Ismail Hossain : How Attractive is the Online Retailing Industry for a Market Leader: A Study on Amazon, Dhaka University Journal of Marketing , vol.15 , pp.31-48 , 2014 .
Muhammad ismail Hossain and Nasrin Akter : The process of transnationalization in the automobile industry, Dhaka University Journal of Marketing , vol.14 , pp.17-36 , 2013 .
Muhammad ismail Hossain, Masudur Rahman and Nasrin Akter : Customer satisfaction to supermarkets: Bangladesh perspective, Dhaka university Journal of Marketing , vol.12 , pp.1-20 , 2011 .
Muhammad ismail Hossain, Sabina Yasmin and Nasrin Akter : The Extension, Line or Brand: Trends and Applicability in the Toiletries Sector of Bangladesh, Dhaka University Journal of Marketing , vol.11 , pp.49-37 , 2010 .
Muhammad ismail Hossain and Nasrin Akter : Electronic Means in Tourism: Applicability and Challenges for Bangladesh, Journal of the Institute of Bangladesh Studies , vol.29 , pp.7-24 , 2006 .
Nasrin Akter and Abdul Noman : New Service Development in Banks: An Analysis of the Trend in Awareness, Southeast University Journal of Business Studies , vol.1 , no.2 , pp.97-107 , 2005 .
Nasrin Akter and Shahedul hasan : The moderating role of perceived behavioral control in predicting Muslim tourists’ halal tourism intention: a developing country perspective, Journal of Islamic Marketing , 2022 .
|Local||BRB Research Grant 2018||2019||Bangladesh||
This grant is offered by Bureau of Business Research, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh for a project titled ‘E-waste management in Bangladesh: The role of stakeholders in reverse supply chain for developing a sustainable e-waste management’.
This grant is offered by University Grants Commission, for a project titled ‘Modeling the intention to use E-learning Management System (ELMS) in higher education in Bangladesh.
|Local||BRB Research Grant 2015||2015||Bangladesh||
This grant is offered by Bureau of Business Research, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh for a project titled ‘Investigating the intention to use online shopping platform- a developing country perspective'.
|International||College of Business International Postgraduate Research Scholarship||2011||Australia||Awarded with 2011 College of Business International Postgraduate Research Scholarship by RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia to pursue PhD on Supply Chain Management.|
|International||Australian Leadership Award Scholarship||2008||Australia||Awarded with Australian Leadership Award Scholarship by the AusAID scholarship program, Government of Australia to pursue masters in International Business.|
|Local||Deans Merit List||2002||Bangladesh||Inclusion of Name in the Deans Merit List for attaining highest grade in the MBA program.|
|Local||Deans Merit List||2001||Bangladesh||Inclusion of Name in the Deans Merit List and Honour’s List for attaining highest grade in the BBA program.|
|National||Prime Minister's Award||1996||Bangladesh||Awarded with Gold Medal from the Honourable Prime Minister of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh for achieving the first position in the combined merit list, Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (Commerce).|