Profile of Dr. (Mrs.) Zakia Parveen

Profile of Dr. (Mrs.) Zakia Parveen

Dr. (Mrs.) Zakia Parveen
Department of Soil, Water & Environment
Faculty of Biological Sciences
Phone: 88-02-9661920-73 Ext. 7494, 4520, 5520
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. Soil Environmental Pollution University of Aberdeen United Kingdom 1993
Masters Thesis University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1981
Bachelor Soil Science University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1979
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Commonwealth Fellowship Award for Postdoctoral Research 1999 United Kingdom
International Common wealth Scholarship Award for Ph.D. Programme 1990 United Kingdom
International NORAD Scholarship Award 1982 Norway
Research Interest
Subject Description
Soil and environmental chemistry

Soil fertility and plant nutrition, Environmental pollution mitigation, Biochar production from organic wastes and their application to soil for plant growth, heavy metal immorilization and GHG emission mitigation.

Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
Masters Application of Biochar as a Scope of Soil Enhancement and Reduced Emission of Greenhouse Gases Dr. Zakia Parveen Md. Mahmudul Islam (Piash)

Soil amendment and GHG emission mitigation

Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Air Quality and Soil Environment Air Quality Monitoring and Environmental Pollution in Brick-making Operations Bangladesh Bureau of Educational Information and Statistics (BANBEIS), Ministry of Education, GoB. 01-07-2017 30-06-2018
Soil pollution Threat of Cd in Bangladesh’s Agricultural System Bangladesh Bureau of Educational Information and Statistics (BANBEIS), Ministry of Education, GoB. 01-07-2017 30-06-2018
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
No invited talk is found
SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
1 The Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science. Member 2000 Life Time
2 Soil Science Society of Bangladesh. Member 2000 Life Time
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Member Dhaka University Teachers’ Association, University of Dhaka. Dhaka-1000 01-01-2020
Provost Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Hall, University of Dhaka Dhaka- 1000 28-04-2016 Currently Working
Professor University of Dhaka Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh 01-01-2005 Currently Working
Journal Article
Md. Faruque Hossain, ASM Maksud Kamal, Abdul Halim Farhad Sikder and Zakia Parveen : Air Quality Measurement at the Solid Waste Disposal of Matuail Landfill Site at Dhaka, Bangladesh., American Journal of Environmental Sciences, vol.15, no.5 pp.167- 179, 2019 .
Mahmudul Islam Piash, Md. Faruque Hossain and Zakia Parveen : Effect of Biochar and Fertilizer Application on the Growth and Nutrient Accumulation of Rice and Vegetable in Two Contrast Soils, Acta Scientific Agriculture, 2019 .
Md. Faruque Hossain, Esrat Jahan, Zakia Parveen S : Solid waste disposal and its impact on surrounding environment of Matuail landfill site, Dhaka, Bangladesh, American Journal of Environmental Sciences, 2018 .