Profile of Dr. M. Anwar Hossen

Profile of Dr. M. Anwar Hossen

Dr. M. Anwar Hossen
Professor
Department of Sociology
Faculty of Social Sciences
Email: anwar_sociology@du.ac.bd
Phone: +88029661900/6575
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Short Biography:

Professor Anwar completed PhD at of University of British Columbia Canada and a co-editor of Bandung: Journal of the Global South. He is active in international collaborative research. His research outcomes regularly publishes at international level; e.g., Water Policy and Governance in South Asia: Empowering rural communities, 2017, Routledge: London. He also reviews research reports and articles regularly at international level: e.g., he is one of the reviewers of IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C (SR15). He was the recipient of Nehru Humanitarian Award 2010 and International Development Research Center (IDRC) Canada research award in 2011-12.

Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. Cultural Anthropology University of British Columbia Canada 2014
Masters Sociology & Anthropology Carleton University Canada 2008
Masters Sociology University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1998
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA), Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, The University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada 2013 Canada
International IDRC Doctoral Research Award, International Development Research Center (IDRC), The Government of Canada, Canada 2011 Canada
International Nehru Humanitarian Award 2010 Canada
International Internal Research Grant, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, UBC, Canada 2009 Canada
International PhD Tuition Award, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, UBC, Canada 2009 Canada
International University Graduate Fellowship (UGF), UBC, Canada 2009 Canada
International Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research Scholarship, Carleton University, Canada 2006 Canada
International Faculty Professional Development Scholarship, the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh 2006 Bangladesh
National Master of Social Sciences scholarships, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh 1993 Canada
National Bachelor of Social Sciences scholarships, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh 1990 Bangladesh
Research Interest
Subject Description
Environmental Sociology and river bank community livelihood
Water Policy and Governance
Political Ecology
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
No project/research supervision is found
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Soc of Devt Reconstruction of Shabolombee Gram: Exploring Local People’s Practices of Sustainable Development and Sustainability United International University 01-10-2019 Yes
Sociology of Education Third Primary Education Development Programme (PEDP 3) – A Study on School Level Improvement Plans (SLIP) UNICEF 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 No
Sociology of Education Institutional Quality Assurance Project University Grant Commission/The World Bank 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 No
Sustainable Development Deltas, vulnerability and Climate Change: Migration and Adaptation (DECCMA) International Development Research Centre and DFID UK 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 Yes
Sociology of Environment Ecocentric Development Approach for Marginalized Community Empowerment University of Dhaka 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 No
Sociology of Environment Climate Change Concerns over Fishing Community Adaptation in Bangladesh University Grants Commission 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 No
Sociology of Development Evaluation of Ujjibito Program: Successful Graduation from Ultra-Poverty PKSF 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 No
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
1

SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
1 Member, Asian Civil Society Research Network, University of Melbourne, Australia Collaboration and Research 2016-current
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Founding Advisor, Institute of Development Studies and sustainability (IDSS) United International University (UIU) Dhaka 02-08-2018 Currently Working
Co-Editor Governance Research and Innovation Society Journal, University of Dhak Dhaka 02-08-2017 Currently Working
Co-Coordinator, Masters in Sociology and Social Policy Program Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka (UoD) Dhaka 02-08-2017 31-08-2019
Co-Editor Brill Journal, Bandung: Journal of the Global South United Kingsdom 02-08-2015 Currently Working
Guest Editor Springer Journal, Bandung: Journal of the Global South 02-08-2015 02-08-2016
Book
1
M. Anwar Hossen Water Policy and Governance in Asia: Empowering Rural Communities. London and New York: Routledge, 2017 .
2
M. Anwar Hossen Water and Ecological Resource Governance. Edited Volume. London: Bandung: Journal of The Global South, 2016 .
Journal Article
1
M. Anwar Hossen and Andrew Allan : Governance Challenges in Addressing Climatic Concerns in Coastal Asia and Africa, (impact factor:2.80) vol.11, no.3 2019 .