Dr. Muhammad Shafiur Rahman (On leave for Post-doctoral fellowship)

Ph.D in Food Process Engineering, GNU, South Korea

Assistant Professor

Dr. Muhammad Shafiur Rahman was born in MymensinghSadar, Mymensingh, in 1981. He obtained a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) and Master of Science (M.Sc) degree in Applied Nutrition and Food Technology from Islamic University, Kushtia, Bangladesh in 2004 and 2005 respectively. In 2006-07, Mr. Rahman worked in Muslim-Aid, UK, field office Bangladesh as a Research Associate. Later, he joined as a Lecturer in the Department of Food Engineering and Technology (FET), State University of Bangladesh (SUB), in 2008, and then promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2011 and to Assistant Professor in 2013. In 2012, he was awarded the Best Teacher by the Vice-Chancellor of SUB in recognition of his excellent teaching, research and cooperation with students. He served in various important posts of SUB including Coordinator and Head in-charge of the Department, Assistant Proctor, Sports Manager, etc. Besides teaching, he was invited as a consultant by many food industries. He also worked with many national and international consultants, and performed several projects under different consultancy firm, funded by IFC, World Bank, ILO, UNICEF, USAID, IFPRI, FAO, etc. In 2015, Mr. Rahman received a joint fellowship from BK-21+ and Gyeongsang National University (GNU), South Korea, for conducting Ph.D. He obtained the PhD degree in applied life sciences (major in Food Process Engineering) in Aug, 2019 from GNU, South Korea. After completion of PhD, he received a Post-doctoral fellowship from the Department of Food Science and Technology, GNU, South Korea. In recognition of his outstanding performance during Ph.D., he received many awards such as Best Research Award among students in the Institute of Agriculture and Life Sciences, GNU, Best Poster Award out of 1000 posters in 3-days International Symposium by KoSFoST, Pioneer Research Awards (3-times) for outstanding research performance, etc. In 2008 to date, he attended and delivered the speech in many national and international symposium, workshop, seminar, and professional meeting etc. Till date, he has more than 30 researchpublications in different national and international high impact factor journals published by Elsevier, Wiley, and Springer in USA, Netherland, UK, etc. Dr. Rahman is a peer reviewer of several high impact factor international journals in Korea, USA, Netherland, etc.

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