Department of English
Irina Ishrat  Assistant Professor
Name :
Irina Ishrat
Employee ID
710000050
Designation
Assistant Professor  
Department
Department of English
Faculty
Faculty of Humanities & Social Science
Personal Webpage
http://faculty.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/profile/english/irina.html
E-mail
irina@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd , irina.ishrat@yahoo.com
Phone
8129402 Ext-314
Cell-Phone
01711079072

B.A.(Hons),M.A (ENG -Literature)


  1. Attended a workshop on Listening on April 21, 2015. The workshop was organized by the English Department of DIU. The Resource person was Ms. Sara Denne-Bolton, M.A. Regional English Language Officer, U.S. Embassy, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  2. Attended a day long workshop on Research Methodology on  April 12, 2015, organized by the English Dept.(DIU). The resource persons were Dr. Sayedur  Rahman,associate Professor, Dhaka University and Dr. Sanyat Sattar, associate Professor from Jahangirnagar  University.
  3. Attended Bangladesh Summit, Featuring Google for Education organized by Daffodil International University on 27 & 28 February,2015 from 8.00AM to 4.30PM.
  4. Attended BIL Workshop Series(24th December, 2014) titled 'Steps and process of Doing Research and Getting Article Published in International Peer Reviewed journals' Facilitated by Dr. Obaidul Hamid, Lecturer, school of Education, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.
  5. Attended a Workshop (6th December, 2014) on' How learning works: Brain-based Approach and Best Practices for Teaching Writing' from 10:00am to 5pm at Room no 308, Main Campus, DIU. The facilitator was: Dr. Rosa Fagundes, Fulbright Scholar, University of Dhaka.
  6. ELTIP ( English Language Teaching Improvement Project) Organized by NCTB under the Ministry of  Education, 2003

  7. Participated in a seminar on ‘Structuralism’, organized by Dept. of English, DIU. The facilitator was Dr.Shamsad Murtaza, Associate Professor, Department of English, University of Dhaka .
  8. Participated in a seminar on “Postmodern Fiction”, facilitated by Professor Dr. Syed Manzoorul Islam, Professor, Department of English, University of Dhaka. The seminar was organized by English Department, DIU.
  9. Participated in an international conference on “Tertiary Education: Realities & Challenges” organized by Daffodil International University, held at DIU Auditorium on 19-21 January, 2013.
  10. Participated in a seminar  titled “The Thematic Discussion on Shakespearean Plays” on 25 March, 2014 at the DIU auditorium, Sobbhanbag  Campus, 4/2 Sobhanbag, Level-4, Mirpur Road, Dhaka-1207. The keynote speaker of the seminar was Professor Shafi Ahmed, Adjunct Faculty, Department of English, Dhaka University and former Professor  in English,  Jahangirnagar University , from 19-21 January, 2013.
  11. Attended a Workshop on ‘Pedagogy in a Writing class’, organized by Dhaka University, English Dept. on March 23,2016 .
  12. Participated in an IQAC Workshop on Pedagogy in Theory & Practice  by Shaptaparna Roy from India  on April 24, 2016 organized by Daffodil International University,Dhaka.
  13. Participated in a workshop titled Self -Assessment and Improvement Plan and Peer Review Process organized by Department of English, Daffodil International University, Dhaka on 13th March, 2016
  14. Participated in a workshop titled Use of Bangla Phonetic Alphabet (BPA) for Teaching English Pronunciation to Bengali Speakers facilitated by Applied Linguist Mr. Aminur Rahman, organized by Department of English, Daffodil International University, Dhaka on 18th  February, 2016
  15. Attended a Teachers Training Program by Dr. Wendy A. Garland, specialist in the instructional strategies and effective teaching-learning methods, on 19th May, 2015 at DIU.
  16. Participated in a seminar titled ‘Feminism and Literature in ASA University, June 15, 2015. The keynote speakers were Prof. Dr. Niaz Zaman, Adviser, Independent University, and Prof. adr. Firdous Azim, Chairperson of English and Humanities Department, BRAC University.
  17. Participated in a seminar on Practicing EFL Reading with Web- conferences organized by Daffodil International University ,Dhaka on 27th July, 2015
  18. Participated in a workshop on Active Learning through Teaching Instructional Strategies organized by DIU.
  19. Participated in a workshop titled“CLT: Its Present Scenario and Future Prospects in Bangladesh” organized by Department of English, Daffodil International University, Dhaka on 10th December, 2016
  20. Participated in a workshop titled“Teaching Language through Story Telling” organized by Department of English, Daffodil International University, Dhaka on 3rd December, 2016
  21. Participated in a workshop under the banner of IQAC, Self-Assessment Committee of Department of English, Daffodil International University (DIU) titled “Workshop 3: Preparing and Submission of Improvement Plan” on  October 08, 2016
  22. Participated in a workshop titled “Curriculum Development & Materials Design for the Teaching of English at the Tertiary Level” organized by Department of English in collaboration with IQAC, Daffodil International University on 26th August, 2016
  23. Participated in a workshop titled Sharing Survey Results of Self Assessment Process of English Department under IQAC" organized by Department of English, Daffodil International University, Dhaka on 13th June, 2016
  24. Participated in a Seminar on “Social Awareness and Ethical Development of female students” on 26 May, 2016 at DIU Auditorium
  25. Participated in an IQAC Workshop on Pedagogy in Theory & Practice  by Shaptaparna Roy from India  on April 24, 2016 organized by Daffodil International University,Dhaka.
  26. Participated in the Seminar on Action Research at Daffodil International University on Thursday, 07 April, 2016 in DIU Auditorium
  27. Participated in a workshop titled Self -Assessment and Improvement Plan and Peer Review Process organized by Department of English, Daffodil International University, Dhaka on 13th March, 2016

Literature &Language

Journals:

 

1. Daffodil International University Journal of Business and Economics, Vol.6, No.1 and 2, December 2012
Topic name: Images of Darkness in Robert Frost's Poetry
Co-author:Hasan Shahrear, Researcher, EIA-DU-OU, Research Collaboration Program, IER, University of Dhaka.

 

2. World Vision, Research Journal, Vol. 7,No. 1. February 2013
Topic name: New Men of the Modern Africa: A comparative Study of Ferdinand in a Bend in the River and Nwoye in Things Fall Apart.
ISSN: 2078-8460
Co-author: Asma Alam, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of English, Daffodil International University.

 

3. Bangla Vision, International Research Journal; Vol. 11, No. 1, April 2013; ISSN: 2079-567X
Topic name: Portrayal of Death and Nature in Emily Dickinson’s Poems
Co-author: Asma Alam, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of English, Daffodil International University.
Training: ELTIP ( English Language Teaching Improvement Project)
Organized by NCTB under the Ministry of  Education, 2003