Department of English
Nahid Kaiser  Assistant Professor
Name :
Nahid Kaiser
Employee ID
710000223
Designation
Assistant Professor  
Department
Department of English
Faculty
Faculty of Humanities & Social Science
Personal Webpage
http://faculty.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd/profile/english/nahid.html
E-mail
nahidkaiser@daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
Phone
8129402 Ext-314
Cell-Phone
01732394707
Currently doing PhD at  the Dept. of English, University of Dhaka

B.A (Hons.) and M.A (Litt) in English from the Dept. of English, University of Dhaka

Took part in an‘English Teacher Development Programme’facilitated by Dr.Steve Cornwell, Dr.Ann McLellan Howard, Tim Newfields and Marian Wang, organized by BELTA (Bangladesh English Language Teachers’ Association) held at Presidency University, Gulshan 2, on 6th and 7th September, 2013.  

Literature & Language

Journals:

 

1. PEDAGOGICAL VALUE OF CONTEMPORARY SUBCONTINENTAL
LITERATURE IN LANGUAGE CLASS / TEACHING LANGUAGE
Nahid Kaiser, Sr. Lecturer, English Dept. Daffodil Int. University
Sonia Sharmin, Sr. Lecturer, English Dept. East West University

 

2. Presented a paper titled : Technology: Friend or Foe? A Study of Barriers to Using CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning) at the University Level Education in Bangladesh
By Nahid Kaiser & Shams Ud Duha
In 2nd International Conference on the 21st Century Classroom: Directions, Issues and Changes
At University of Liberal Arts(ULAB) on 8th & 9th August 2014

 

3. “A Window to the Way of the World: Naipaul’s Women in a Multi-Ethnic Society” co-authored with Sonia Sharmin. Harvest: Jahangirnagar Studies in Literature and Language, Vol 23, 2008. ISSN 1729-8326

 

4. “Lost in the Contrasted Strands of Dislocated Identity : A Study of Two Characters in Amitav Ghosh’s Shadow Lines” co-authored with Ummey Kulsum Stamford Journal of English (2008) (Vol. 4)

 

5. “Separating Sex from Reproduction as a Means for Self-assertion: A Study of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God and Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar In Explorer, Vol 1, No. 2

 

6. “Resistance to Paterfamilias in Purabi Basu’s two short stories “ Radha will Not Cook Today” and “Saleha;’s Desire” ”  Stamford Journal of English  vol-6

 

7. “Women in War : A Comparative study of Women’s Contribution in Liberation War as Presented in Bangladeshi Women’s Writing” World Vision vol- 6

 

8. Presented paper titled “ Peace in the time of war : A study of Rabindranath Tagore’s Condemnation of the First World War in Nationalism & call for peace in the Gitanjali “ in an International Conference titled The Great War & the English Studies organized by the University of Dhaka from 18th to 19th December 2014.

 

Seminar :  

  1. Attended the seminar titled Design, develop, teach online learning and manage online programs on January 07, 2015 from 8:00 AM* to 1:00 PM in DIU Auditorium, Level – 4 of Prince Plaza with a focus on how the quality of “Learning” can be enhanced using online tools.
  2. Attended the seminar titled Design, develop, teach online learning and manage online programs on January 07, 2015 from 8:00 AM* to 1:00 PM in DIU Auditorium, Level – 4 of Prince Plaza with a focus on how the quality of “Learning” can be enhanced using online tools.
  3. Participated in a seminar on “Postmodern Fiction”, facilitated by Professor Dr. Syed Manzoorul Islam, Professor, Department of English, University of Dhaka, held at DIU Auditorium, on 27th June, 2013.
  4. Participated in a seminar titled, ‘Life with Colourful Moments’, facilitated by Dr. S.M. Ejajul Islam, Enlisted Actor, held at DIU Auditorium, on 29th May, 2014.

 

Workshops :

 

Participated in the day long workshops titled, "How Learning Works: Brain-Based Approach,”  from 10:00am to 1:00pm and “Best Practices for Teaching Writing,” from 3:00pm to 5:00pm on 6th of December, Saturday, 2014 from 10:00am to 5:00pm, at Room no 308, Main Campus. The facilitator was: Dr. Rosa Fagundes, Fulbright Scholar, University of Dhaka.

 

Attended and conducted a number of literary workshops at Uppsala ,Sweden.

Participated in the day long workshops titled, "How Learning Works: Brain-Based Approach,”  from 10:00am to 1:00pm and “Best Practices for Teaching Writing,” from 3:00pm to 5:00pm on 6th of December, Saturday, 2014 from 10:00am to 5:00pm, at Room no 308, Main Campus. The facilitator was: Dr. Rosa Fagundes, Fulbright Scholar, University of Dhaka.

 


Title of the event : Skrivar-Café. 24 March 2014.6pm. Place : Biblioteket I Skutskar.


Title of the event: Berrattarafton I Enkoping.25 March 2014.6pm. Place : Enkoping Museum.


 Title of the event: Fira F N:s Varldspoesidag, med oss! 21 March 2014.7pm.Place : Mimis Café.


 

Books:

 


Conference Papers: 

 

  1. Presented paper  titled “ Peace in the time of war : A study of Rabindranath Tagore’s Condemnation of the First World War in Nationalism & call for peace in the Gitanjali “  in an International Conference titled The Great War & the English Studies organized by the University of Dhaka from 18th to 19th December 2014.
  2. Participated in an international conference on “Tertiary Education: Realities & Challenges” organized by Daffodil International University, held at DIU Auditorium, from 19-21 January, 2013.

I have started my Ph.D  under the supervision of Dr.Fakrul Alam
Professor, Dept.of English, University of Dhaka. My thesis title is : From Anatomy to Autonomy: Decoding Sexual Politics in Rabindranath Tagore’s Fiction

Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association (BELTA),
Alumni Association of English Dept., Dhaka University & Asia TEFL.
Member of a reading group (TRc-The Reading Circle)
Member of Gantha(a group of female writers.)