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Department of English
Bangladesh Army University of Engineering & Technology
Department of English
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Md. Hamidur Rahman

Associate Professor and Head

Md. Hamidur Rahman

Associate Professor and Head

Dept. of English

Profile Details


 

Sl Name of the Examination Board/

University

Group/

Subject

Year of Passing Division/

Class

Position (in order of merit)
1. PhD Rajshahi University Ongoing
2. MA

(Thesis Group)

Rajshahi University English 2004 (held in 2006) 2nd Class 1st Position in the Combined Merit List
3. BA (4-year Hon’s) Rajshahi University English 2003 (held in 2005) 2nd Class 2nd Position in the Combined Merit List
4. H.S.C Rajshahi Science 1998 1st Division — —
5. S.S.C Rajshahi Science 1996 1st Division Star Marks

 Certificate Course

Sl Program Title Course Title Organizer Duration Result
6. The American English (AE) E-Teacher Program Content-Based Instruction (CBI) US Department of State (under the US Government) 8 weeks (July 7- September 1, 2020) A+ with Distinction (100% Marks)
7. Computer Application Computer Application Bangladesh Technical Education Board March-August 2006 A+

Professional

Sl. Position Institution from to
1. Associate Professor and Head, Dept. of English Bangladesh Army University of Engineering and Technology (BAUET) 01 December 2018 to date
2. Assistant Professor and Head, Dept. of English Bangladesh Army University of Engineering and Technology (BAUET) 01 September 2016 30 November 2018
3. Assistant Professor and Programme Coordinator Northern University Bangladesh 01 July 2011 31 August 2016
4. Senior Lecturer Northern University Bangladesh 1 August 2009 30 June 2011
5. Lecturer Northern University Bangladesh 11 June 2007 31 July 2009

Voluntary

6. Literary Editor The Daily Sonar Desh 1 August 2015 30 Sept. 2017

Articles

Sl Title Journal
1. “Simplifying the English Corpora: The Omission of Inflections” International Journal of English Learning and Teaching Skills (IJELT); Vol. 3, No. 1; Oct 2020, ISSN: 2639-7412 (Print); ISSN: 2638-5546 (Online)
2. “Heaney’s Bog Poems: Encapsulation of the Irish Past” Bauet Journal (ISSN: 2521-5256; vol. 2, issue 1, 2019)
3. “Eclectic Approaches to Teaching English: Teachers’ Role” Bauet Journal (ISSN: 2521-5256; vol. 1, issue 1, 2017)
4. “Folkloric Elements in Shakespeare’s Tragedies” Praxis (ISSN 2225-8078; vol. 8, 2016)
5. “L1 Interference in Writing English” Northern University Studies in English (ISSN: 2218-1547; vol. 1, Issue 2, December 2012)
6. “Strategies for Developing Reading Skills with Special Reference to ESL/EFL Teaching” Language Forum (ISSN 0253-9071; vol. 37 no. 2, Jul-Dec 2011)
7. “Understanding Meaning Effectively: Pedagogical Approaches to the Reading Skill” Khulna University Studies (vol: 9, no. 1, June 2008).
8. “An Evaluation of the Teaching of Reading Skills of English in Bangladesh” Asian EFL Journal (www.asian-efl-journal.com/thesis.php)

Academic Books

9. The Teaching of Reading Skills of English: With an Analysis in a Bangladeshi Context published by Lambert, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-659-20584-2
10. A Handbook of English Grammar (Co-author) 2nd edition, 2012. Rhyme Education

 Literary Books: Creative

11. Buddhiman Morog O Boka Kaker Golpo (Collection of short stories for kids) awarded and published by Babui in the 2019 Book Fair
12. Ontoraler Golpo (Collection of Short Stories) awarded and published by Deshoj Prokashoni in the 2018 Book Fair
13. Choray Choray Khela Sara Bela (Collection of Rhymes) published in the 2017 Book Fair
14. Phool Pakhi Ar Sishu (Collection of Rhymes) published by  in the 2017 Book Fair
15. Sporso O Premer Podaboli (Verses of Love and Sensation): a collection of Bangla poems, published by Desh Publications, Dhaka, 2016, ISBN: 978-984-91801-8-0; (Pseudonym: Prottoy Hamid)
16. Trisna O Onnaynno (The Thirst and Others): a collection of Bangla short stories, published by Aloghor Prokasona, Dhaka, December 2014 (Pseudonym: Prottoy Hamid)
17. Chokher Uthan (The Arena of Eyes): a collection of Bangla poems, published by Nadi Prokash, 2014, ISBN: 978-984-8913-22-2 (Pseudonym: Prottoy Hamid)
18. Alomoy Othoi Andhar (The Enlightened Unfathomable Darkness): a collection of poems, published by Rarbango, 2013, ISBN: 978-984-33-7129-4 (Pseudonym: Prottoy Hamid)

 Literary Books: Translation

19. The Importance of Being Earnest (of Oscar Wilde) Translated by Prottoy Hamid; published by Dibyaprakash in January 2021 (ISBN: 978 984 95225 0 8)

Newspaper Articles

20.  More than 50 articles on various national and international issues in national and local papers and magazine (Pseudonym: Prottoy Hamid)

 

Translation, Poetry (Romantic, Victorian and Modern) and Language

Awards

  1. Jibanananda Literature Award (West Bengal)
  2. Biswa Bongo Sahittya Sangsad Award (West Bengal)
  3. Hongso Mithun Sahittya Award
  4. Sironam Sahittya Parishad
  5. Aloghor Pandulipi Award
  6. Deshoj Jatia Pandulipi Award
  7. Babui Sisu Sahittya Pandulipi Award
  8. Kobi Abul Kasim Keshori (Kabbo Binod) Sahittay Award
  9. Dainik Bangalir Kantha Lekhok Award
  10. Okkhorbritto Pandulipi Award etc.

 

Honour

  1. Oporazito Little Mag Honour
  2. Somokalin Sahittya Honour
  3. Subachan Sahittya Honour
  4. So Mo Samsul Alam Writer Honour

Seminars and Conferences Attended

Sl Name of the Program Organizer Venue Duration
1. International Conference on Postcolonial Perspectives: Language, Literature and Culture and the Global South Daffodil International University, Dhaka Daffodil International University February 14-15, 2020
2. International Conference on English Learning and Teaching Skills Dept. of Basic Science & Humanities, IEM, Kolkata, India IEM, Kolkata, India July 25-27, 2019
3. English Language Education: Directions, Transformations, Sustainability (7th BELTA International Conference 2015) BELTA (Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association) National Academy for Educational Management (NAEM), Dhaka January 2-4, 2015
4. Teaching and Learning English in Bangladesh: Problems and Prospects Dept. of English, NUB, Rajshahi Campus NUB, Rajshahi Campus Auditorium Day-long on 31 March 2014
5. EWU-THT-BELTA English Language Teaching Programme: Innovative Approaches in English Language Teaching BELTA (Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association) Rajshahi University, Rajshahi

 

Day-long on July 25, 2011
6. BELTA National Conference: Sustaining Innovation in English Language Education BELTA (Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association) Rajshahi University, Rajshahi

 

January 7- 8, 2011

Webinars

Sl Name of the Program Organizer Resource Date
1. Questioning – a magical tool to develop 21st century skills IATEFL Lalitha Murthy 05 December 2020
2. IATEFL Career Guides: how to teach online IATEFL Andy Johnson 19 November 2020
3. The COVID-19 challenge and the teaching implications till now IATEFL Celia Antoniou 5 September 2020
4. ESOL: Worth the Risk: Decoding and Decentering Whiteness in English Language Teaching IATEFL 11 August 2020
5. Teaching and using visual communication in the language classroom IATEFL Sherri Williams 01 August 2020
6. The Agonies of Nationhood: Cultural Reflections from the Indian Subcontinent Netaji Subhas Open University Dr Amina Yaqin,

Professor Abdullah Al Mamun,

Professor Banibrata Mahanta et al.

31 July -02 August 2020
7. Making your vocabulary teaching accessible to ALL your students IATEFL Fiona Mauchline 4 July 2020
8. Teaching English in a university context Will Nash 1 February 2020
9. Are you a fair tester? IATEFL Maha Hassan 7 December 2019
10. Follow up to the IATEFL Plenary – Future Directions in ELT: where are we headed? IATEFL Katherine Bilsborough et al. 15 June 2019
11. Designing language classes and tasks with learner engagement in mind IATEFL Sarah Mercer 4 May 2019
12. Finding yourself as a teacher IATEFL Panel of Speakers 24 November 2018

Workshops Attended

Sl Title Organizer Venue Date
1. Communication Essentials: Presentation, Personality and Speaking Skills by Dr. Anjana Maitra, India IEM, Kolkata, India ELT Auditorium, IEM, Kolkata, India 27 July 2019
2. CALL to MALL by Dr. Shravan Kumar, India IEM, Kolkata, India CII Auditorium, IEM, Kolkata, India 26 July 2019
3. Communication in the Workplace: Creating an Atmosphere for Success by Corey Woodard and Fort Smith, USA IEM, Kolkata, India ELT Auditorium, IEM, Kolkata, India 25 July 2019
4. Workshop on Method of Instructions Bangladesh Army University of Engineering and Technology (BAUET) BAUET Campus October 09-11, 2016
5. Skill Development Human Resources Division, Northern University Bangladesh Northern University Bangladesh Day-long on 4 September 2007

 

Training

Sl Title Organizer Venue Date
1. Mental Health, Resilience and Covid-19 IATEFL Online 30 July 2020
2. Youth Leadership Training for IE USAID and Rupantor Ascott Dhaka 5-7 September 2019
3. BTEC Implementation Pearson UK Northern University Bangladesh 01 Dec 2014

 

Academic Affiliation

Position Clubs/Organizations/Institutions Duration
Head Dept. of English Since September 2016
President Language and Literature Club, BAUET Since September 2016
Chairman Examination Committee, Dept. of English, BAUET Since September 2016
Chief Editor BAUET Newsletter Since September 2016
Chairman Examination Committee, Dept. of English Since September 2016
Chairman Academic Committee, Dept. of English Since September 2016
Chairman Curriculum Committee, Dept. of English Since September 2016
Advisor Prothom-Alo Bandhusova Since September 2016
Member Web Development and Student Management Software Committee Since March 2020
Member Anti Drugs, Terrorism and Combatism Committee, BAUET Since November 2016
Convener Examination Committee, Dept. of English, NUB, RC From February 2002 to 31 August 2016
Convener Language and Literature Club, Northern University Bangladesh, Rajshahi Campus From March 2013 to 31 August 2016
Convener Cultural Club, Northern University Bangladesh, Rajshahi Campus From January 2008 to February 2013
Member Discipline Committee, NUB, Rajshahi Campus From January 2008 to 31 August 2016
Member Welfare Club, NUB, Rajshahi Campus From January 2008 to 31 August 2016

Membership

Position Clubs/Organizations/Institutions Duration
Member IATEFL, Membership ID: 175670 Since 2010
Member BELTA (Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association); membership no: 4042 Since 13 April 2008