Department of Development Studies
Md. Fouad Hossain Sarker  Assistant Professor and Head
Name :
Md. Fouad Hossain Sarker
Employee ID
710000438
Designation
Assistant Professor and Head  
Department
Department of Development Studies
Faculty
Faculty of Humanities & Social Science
Personal Webpage
http://faculty.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/profile/ds/fouadsarker.html
E-mail
headds@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd, fouadsarker@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
Phone
9138234, 9138235, Ext-191
Cell-Phone
01713493120

Masters of Social Science in Public Administration
Department of Public Administration,
University of Dhaka 

Bachelor of Social Science in Public Administration
Department of Public Administration,
University of Dhaka

  1. Organized a workshop on the title “Writing a Research Proposal: Selecting a Research Topic and Conducting Literature Review” on February 19, 2019 (Tuesday) at 04:00 pm at 308 MC, Main Campus, DIU.
  2. Conducted a session on “Effective Student Mentoring and Counseling at Tertiary Level” organized by the HRDI on January 08, 2019 at Banquet Hall, Daffodil Tower, DIU during the teacher's training Program, Spring-2019. 
  3. Organized a seminar on “Sustainable Human Development and Third World Nation: An Assessment Based on HDI Report” on October 30, 2018 at Room No. 308, Main Campus, DIU.
  4. Participated in a session Titled "Requirements and Benefits of Google Sites" organized by Daffodil Family on September 13, 2018 at 71 Milanayaton, Daffodil Tower, Dhaka-1207, and Bangladesh. 
  5. Participated in a workshop on “Google Sites: how to develop” organized by Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, on August 12, 2018 at Room No. 712, Daffodil Tower, Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  6. Participated in a workshop on “Development of a Model Class for Blended Learning” organized by Blended Learning Centre (BLC), on June 11, 2018 at Room No. 308, Main Campus, Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  7. Participated in a training session on “Technology Enhance Learning” organized by the Blended Learning Centre (BLC) on April 16-19, 2018 at Room No. 714, Daffodil Tower, DIU. 
  8. Organized a workshop on “Use of Moodle in a Blended Learning” jointly collaboration with Blended Learning Centre (BLC) on April 12, 2018 for promoting the e-learning approaches among faculty members at DIU. 
  9. Organized a workshop on “Use of Moodle in Blended Learning” on Feb 11, 2018 at Room No. 714, Daffodil Tower, DIU.
  10. Organized a workshop on “Inculcating Research Culture: An overview” for developing research culture in the department by Professor Rozhan on 31st January, 2018 at Room No. 308, Main Campus, DIU.
  11. Organized a workshop on “Use of Google Classroom in Blended Learning” on September 19, 2017 at Banquet Hall, Daffodil Tower, DIU.
  12. Conducted a session on “Organizing First Class at Tertiary Level” organized by the HRDI on September 12, 2017 at Banquet Hall, Daffodil Tower, DIU during the teacher's training Program, Fall-2017. 
  13. Participated in the Workshop on “Participatory Engaging Teaching-2017 (PET)”, jointly organized by Daffodil Education Network and British Council on August 26, 2017 at Digital Classroom, Daffodil Tower, DIU. 
  14. Joined in ‘International Social Business Summer Program (ISBSP)-2017’ at Daffodil International University for enhancing self-employability skills.
  15. Organized a seminar on “Protecting the human rights of Bangladeshi domestic female workers working in the Gulf countries” on May 25, at 71 Milonayatan (Ground floor), Daffodil Tower, DIU.
  16. Organized a workshop on “Effective Use of Google Classroom in Teaching and Learning” on May 13, 2017 at Digital Classroom, Daffodil Tower, DIU.
  17. Conducted workshop as a Resource person on “Use of Google Classroom in a Blended Learning: Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis Techniques” during International Summit on Employability & Soft Skills organized by Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 23-25 March, 2017.
  18. Conducted workshop as a Resource person on “KPIs of DIU i.e. how effectively engage the students in learning through Google Classroom “organized by the HRDI on March 02, 2017 at Banquet Hall, Daffodil Tower, DIU.
  19. Conducted workshop as a Resource person on “KPIs of DIU i.e. how effectively engage the students in learning through Google Classroom, recording students counseling and creating an account in Google Scholar “organized by the Department of GED, on January 11, 2017 at Banquet Hall, Daffodil Tower, DIU.
  20. Participated in “Young Teachers' Training Program” organized by University of Dhaka and SANGS (Bangladesh Chapter), at Dhaka University, Bangladesh during 19-20 December 2016.
  21. Participated in an International Workshop on “Achieving Corporate Social Responsibility, Ethics and Corporate Governance in Higher Education” at Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, July 29th, 2016.
  22. Participated in “Bangladesh Summit-Featuring Google for Education” organized by Daffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh during 27-28 February 2015.
  23. Participated in the Seminar titled “Design, develop, teach and manage online learning programs”, facilitated by Professor Dr. Mawdudur Rahman at Daffodil International University on January 7, 2015.
  24. Participated in a research oriented Workshop titled “Tips & Techniques to publish International Research Publication”, facilitated by Professor Dr. Mamun Habib at Daffodil International University on December 28, 2014.
  25. Participated in International Conference on ‘Tertiary Education: Realities & Challenges’ held at Daffodil International University, Dhaka between 19 and 21 January 2013.
  26. Participated in a research oriented seminar titled “Enhancing Teaching Learning at DIU” organized by Daffodil International University and University of Queensland on December 29, 2012.

Additional Responsibilities:

  1. Representative, Global Access Asia (GAA), DIU
  2. Assistant Proctor, Daffodil International University
  3. Advisor, Prothom Alo Bondhu Shava, DIU Unit
  4. Member Secretary, DIU Student Supports Unit
  5. Member of Admission Committee, Faculty of Engineering, SIT and AHS
  6. Advisor, Souhardo, Non Profitable Social Organization

Bangladesh Studies, Governance and Development, Public Administration, Industrial Management

Journals:

  1. Sarker, M. F. H., Mahmud, R. A., Islam, M. S., & Islam, M. K. (2019). Use of e-learning at higher educational institutions in Bangladesh: Opportunities and challenges. Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education (Scopus Indexed).
  2. Sarker, M. F. H., & Mahmud, R. A. (2017). Understanding job satisfaction of the garments workers in Bangladesh: A qualitative study. Dhaka University Journal of Development Studies. 2(1), 100-115.
  3. Sarker, M. F. H., Mahmud, R. A., Islam, M. K., & Islam, Y. M. (2016). Use of Social Media for Participatory Education at Tertiary Level: Bangladesh Perspective. International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Research. 6(12).
  4. Sarker, M. F. H. (2014). Corporate Social Responsibility of Telecom Industries in Bangladesh: Rhetoric vs. Realities. Social Sciences, 3(6), 199-207.
  5. Hossain, S. F. (2012). Corporate Social Responsibility of Private Banks in Bangladesh: Expectations, Achievements and Challenges. Journal of Public Administration and Governance, 2(1), Pages-176.
  6. Sarker, M. F. H., Salam, M. A., & Islam, S. (2012). Does Microcredit Help Promote Development and Peace at the Household Level in Bangladesh? Research Journal of Social Science and Management, 2(2), 14-19.
  7. Sarker, M. F. H., & Salam, M. A. (2011). The Roles of the World Bank and UNESCO in Primary Education in Bangladesh: A Gender Based Analysis. Society & Change, 5(4), 7-20.
  8. Sarker, M. F. H., & Salam, M. A. (2010). Uprising Terrorism in Bangladesh: A Threat to Internal Security. Society & Change, 4(4), 7-29.

Newspaper Articles:

  1. Sarker, M. F. H., &  Akber,  M. H. (2015). LEVY on private university: Isn't it suicidal for higher education? The Daily Observer. August 24, 2015. http://www.observerbd.com/2015/08/24/106691.php 
  2. Sarker, M. F. H., &  Akber,  M. H. (2015). Questioning partisan system in UP polls. The Daily Observer. May 17, 2016.  http://www.observerbd.com/2016/05/17/151797.php
  3. "শক্ষিক কি শুধুই শক্ষিক!", মো. ফুয়াদ হোসনে সরকার ও ফয়সাল আকবর, দনৈকি যুগান্তর, নভম্বের ২৯, ২০১৬।
    http://www.jugantor.com/window/2016/11/29/80988/print

Conference Papers: 

 

  1. Sarker, M. F. H., & Mahmud, A. R. (2014). Job Satisfaction of RMG workers in Bangladesh: A Quest for Better Job Performance, International Conference on Governance and Innovation, 19-20 December, Pages 74-75, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh.

 

Corporate Social Responsibility , Micro Credit, Gender Issues, E-governance and E-learning

  1. Vice Chancellor’s Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning -2016 at Daffodil International University. 
  2. Active & Effective Participator Award for Using LFS in 2014 at Daffodil International University.
  3. Dhaka University Undergraduate Program Scholarship 2001.
  4. H.S.C. Comilla Board Scholarship Holder in 1996.

1. Lifetime member of Transparency International Bangladesh
2. Lifetime Registered Graduate, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000
3. Member of Editorial Board (6th & 7th Issue), Newsletter, DIU
4. Member of the Examination Committee of DIU Talent Scholarship in 2012
5. Member of Souvenir Committee, Science and Technology Festival Fair 2010.
6. Member of Souvenir Committee, 9th Foundation Day-2009
7. Member of Exam committee, Faculty of Engineering & SIT in 2009

Senior Lecturer, Department of Natural Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Daffodil International University
Duration: August 2012 to December 2014

Lecturer, Department of Natural Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Daffodil International University
Duration: January 2009 to July 2012

Research Associate
Centre for Administrative Research and Innovation
University of Dhaka. Dhaka-1000
Duration: October 2008 to December 2008

Research Assistant in the Project of Encyclopedia of Developing World’ which published by Routledge in USA
Duration: January 27’ 2005 to May 25’ 2005.