|1997 – 2001||PhD. in Business Statistics and Econometrics (18-APR-2002)|
|Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics|
|Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|1987 – 1988||Master of Applied Statistics (MAS)(27-May-1989)|
|Memorial University of Newfoundland|
|St. John’s Newfoundland, Canada|
|1980 – 1982||Master of Science (MSc) in Statistics (1979), First Class|
|Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh|
|1976 –1980||BSc. Honors in Statistics, minors, economics and mathematics (1978)|
|First Class, First Position|
|2008||Certificate IV in Business (Small Business Management), Holmesglen Institute, Melbourne, Australia. 2008.|
Workshop Teaching Experiences:
Hands on training using xlstat software: topics are simple to multiple regression; logistic regression; time series analysis; ARIMA model. Date/ time/ venue:27, 28, 29, & 30 June 2010 ( Monday to Thursday), Singapore 1& 2, level 6, standard charter tower. Standard chartered bank Malaysia
Postgraduates and Postdoctoral Training
I have played a very active part in training our postgraduate students both as a supervisor and as a member of the Postgraduate Teaching Committee and Honours Committee. The large numbers of students that I have supervised at all levels have gone on to take up many academic appointments in home and abroad.
Contributions to Administration
I have been a very active administrator both within and outside the Jahangirnagar University, and Daffodil International University. At the University level, I have served on many University Committees and was the Director of the Bangladesh National Cadet core, Director of income generation project, elected member of the academic Council, faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Senate and Syndicate, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh. Head of the department of Real Estate: At Daffodil International University. Executive committee Member of Daffodil International University Establishing Committee
5-days long Workshop on using GAUSS Monash University, Australia,1997
3-days long workshop on using STATA Monash University, Australia, 2006
1-day long workshop on Pushing Against Globalization: A Local Perspective on Regulation in Asia, on 29 - 30 November, ARC Asia Pacific Futures Research Network, Monash Conference Centre, 30 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia, 2007
1-day long Workshop on SPSS and Statistical Reporting for ISI/WoS Indexed Journals, University of Malaya, 23 December 2009
3-days long workshop on applications of SPSS and AMOS at University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2010
3-days long workshop on BAYES FOR BEGINNERS, by Professor Kerrie Mengersen, Queensland University of Technology, organized by Faculty Economics & Administration, University of Malaya, 12 - 14 May 2010
(* Introduction to modern Bayesian inference, * Bayesian hierarchical models 1: linear and generalized linear models, * Introduction to WinBUGS, * MCMC computations, * The role of priors in Bayesian analysis, * Bayesian models 2: hierarchical models, * Statistical modeling issues, * Bayesian models 3: meta-analysis, spatial modelling and time series models, * Bayesian Networks)
2-days Workshop, AMOS IN RESEARCH, Faculty of Education, JUNE 10-11, Academic Development Centre (ADeC), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2010
4-days long DAY WORKSHOP STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODELING (SEM) FOR SMALL SAMPLE & NON-NORMAL DATA and small sample size using Partial Least Squares (PLS) method organized by Analytics Research Group on Saturdays: 18 June , 9, 16 & 23 July at Kelab Shah Alam Selangor, Malaysia, 2011
2-days First conference of business colleges in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries entitled, “The Role of Business Colleges in the Context of Contemporary Challenges” conduct by College of Business Administration at King Saud University, Saudi Arabia: 16 and 17 February, 2014
3-days Leadership and Entrepreneurship case Research Workshop. Organized by University Tun Abdul Razak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; 5th-6th March 2014.
02. 2006 to 09.2006: Assistant Lecturer Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Peninsula, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
07.2005 to 12.2005: Assistant LecturerDepartment of Economics and Finance, Latrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
07.2005 to 10.2006: Assistant LecturerDepartment of Epidemiology and preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
07.2005 to09. 2006: Tutor/LecturerMonash College, The Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
06.2002 to 05.2003: Assistant LecturerDepartment of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
09.2001 to 05.2002: Visiting FacultyDepartment of Computer science, North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
09.2001 to 05.2002: Visiting FacultyVikarunnessa University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
09.2001 to 05.2002: Visiting FacultyDaffodil International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh
03.1996 to 07.2001: Assistant LecturerDepartment of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
09.1994 to 03.1996: Teaching Assistant/Research AssistantDepartment of Mathematics and StatisticsMemorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Canada
09.1991 to 08.1992: Teaching Assistant/Research Assistant/Lab InstructorDepartment of Mathematics and Statistics,Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Canada
01.1987 to 12.1988: Teaching Assistant/Research Assistant/Lab InstructorDepartment of Mathematics and Statistics,Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Canada
Reviewing Papers for Journals
Paper Submitted in 2015
BOOK (Manuscript Final Stage of Writing for King Saud University Publishing Division)
1. Introduction to Quantitative Analysis: Using Excel and R: Chapter1 What Is Statistics? Chapter2 Describing Data: Frequency Tables, Frequency Distributions, Chapter 3 Graphic Presentation, Describing Data: Numerical Measures, Chapter4 Describing Data: Displaying and Exploring Data, Chapter5 Probability Concepts, Chapter6 Discrete Probability Distributions, Chapter7 Continuous Probability Distributions, Chapter8 Linear Regression and Correlation, Chapter9 Index Numbers, Chapter10 Time Series and Forecasting, Appendixes, Tables, Data Sets, Solutions, Index
2. Fundamental of Quantitative Analysis: Using Excel and R: Chapter1 Sampling Methods and the Central Limit Theorem, Chapter2 Estimation and Confidence Intervals, Chapter3 One-Sample Tests of Hypothesis, Chapter4 Two-Sample Tests of Hypothesis, Chapter5 Analysis of Variance, Chapter6 Multiple Regressions and Correlation Analysis, Chapter7 Nonparametric Methods: Chi-Square Applications, Chapter8 Nonparametric Methods: Analysis of Ranked Data , Chapter9 Statistical Process Control and Quality Management, Chapter10 An Introduction to Decision Theory , Appendixes, Tables, Data Sets, Solutions , Index
3. Introduction to Business Forecasting: Using R: Chapter 1 Introduction to Forecasting, Chapter 2 A Review of Basic Statistical Concepts, Chapter 3 Exploring Data Patterns and an Introduction to Forecasting Techniques , CHAPTER4 Moving Averages and Smoothing Methods, Chapter 5 Time Series and Their Components, Chapter 6 Simple Linear Regression, Chapter 7 Multiple Regression, Chapter 8 Regression with Time Series Data, Chapter 9 The Box-Jenkins (ARIMA) Methodology, Chapter l0 Judgmental Forecasting and Forecast Adjustments Chapter 11 Managing the Forecasting Process, Appendix A Data for Case, Appendix B Tables ,Appendix C Data Sets and Databases, Index
1. Abul Quasem Al-Amin, Abdul Hamid Jaafar, Mohammad Nurul Azam, Fatimah kari & Syed Omar Syed Agil. Climate change issues and Malaysian initiatives. Climate Change Governance, Climate Change Management in Walter Leal Filho and Jörg Knieling eds,. Springer, Netherlands, 203, pp 4-5 DOI: 0.007/978-3-642-2983-8_9,
2. Mohammad Nurul Azam and Mahbuba Yeasmin, Structural Change in the Regression Model: Some Standard Test with Example, Noor Azina eds. Statistics in Practice, University of Malaya Press, KL, Malaysia.
CONFERENCE AND SYMPOSIA PARTICIPATED/ATTENDED
Public Lecture, organized by Council of Graduate Programs in Business, College of business on “Recent trends in Business Research” by Professor Jeen S Lim, Research Professor, College of Business and Innovation, University of Toledo, USA, Nov 2015.
3th Malaysian Finance Association Conference, organized by Asian Institute of Finance (AIF) together with Universiti Kebangsaan Graduate School of Business (UKM-GSB), Langkawi, Malaysia, 0th – 2th June, 2014
Half-Day Seminar “Does Fast Growth in India and China Help or Harm US Economy & Workers ?” Professor Dr. Ajit Singh, Professor Emeritus, University of Cambridge, UK, organized by Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya, 2 April 2011.
Asia-Pacific Business Research Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2-22 February 2010
Asian Institute of Finance (AIF), distinguished speaker series, High Income Economic Model and the Financial Sector, Lanai Kijang, Kuala Lumpur, 4 December 2009.
Asian Institute of Finance (AIF), distinguished lecture series, Risk Management & Managerial Efficiency in Chinese Banks By Prof. Kent Matthews, Cardiff University, UK, 27 July 2009
Growth, Equity and Distribution in Marine Park Areas: In Search of Economic-Environmental Balance. UM conference, 5 April, 2009 Malaysia.
International Conference Tawhidi Epistemology: Zakat And Waqf Economy, Institute Latihan Islam Malaysia (ILIM), Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, 6th – 7th January 2009.
The economic dimensions of climate change: Vulnerability, impacts on agriculture, poverty and adaptation. Proceeding of the 2nd National Agro-Environment Conference, 2009, Malaysia.
Analysis of Contagion Effects in the Asian Financial Markets: Bivariate Density Estimation, Simulation and Empirical Evidence, Paper Presented at the Econometric Society Australasian Meeting, University of New South wales, July 9-, 2003.
Testing for Structural Change when the Changepoint is Unknown, Paper Presented at the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Australia, April 2000
Structural Shift and Model Selection when Shift Point is Unknown, Paper Presented at the Workshops On Model Selection, Estimation and Hypothesis Testing, Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Australia, April 999
Model selection with data driven penalty when there is an unknown changepoint in the data, Paper Presented at the Econometric Society Australasian Meeting, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 998
Econometric Society Australasian Meeting, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, July 2-4, 1997
Model selection in presence of structural change when the changepoint is unknown, Paper presented at the Annual Doctoral Research Conference, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, Australia, 1997
Econometric Society Australasian Meeting, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia, July 0-2, 1996
One Day Seminar on Statistics and Society in Bangladesh, August 28,1993, Department of Statistics, Dhaka University, Bangladesh
Fourth National Statistical Conference January 5-6, 1993, ISRT, Dhaka University, Bangladesh
Two Day Seminar on Census and Household Survey, conducted by Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics & Bangladesh Statistical Association, September 6-7,1989, Planning Commission, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Relative Performance of Two Dust Samplers: An Application of Robust Regression, with B.C. Sutradhar and E. Moore Presented at the Conference on Environmentrics in Cairo, Egypt, April 1989.
Impact of Intermediate Variables on Fertility, Presented at the Annual Conference of Bangladesh Fertility Research Program, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1984
Bangladesh Science Conference, 1985, ICDDRB, Bangladesh
Bangladesh Science Conference, 1984, Chittagong University, Bangladesh
Bangladesh Science Conference, 1983, Dhaka University, Bangladesh
Bangladesh Science Conference, 1983, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh
First National Statistical Conference, March 7-9, 1977, Dhaka University, Bangladesh
Participated a large number of Colloquium while attending at the Memorial University as a Graduate Student
Attended a large number of Departmental Seminars at the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Australia.
International Research ExperienceS (Consultant,Statistics/Econometrics)
2014/2015 Exploring a set of economic and social indicators for Malaysia: towards achieving the goals of the new economic model: ERGS/1/2013/SS05/UNIRAZAK/01/3
2014/2015 National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation, Ministry of Education and Science, Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan.
2012/13 Cooperative Green Growth Modeling for Non-Annex countries. Coordinator & Contacts of Partners for Malaysia: Dr. Abul Quasem Al-Amin. Funding amount: US$million Founding Source: Ministry of Environment, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
2012/2013 (Three Years, as Statistical consultant)-Climate Change Scenarios for Developing Countries and Emerging Economies: CLIPOL-HAW-Hamburg
2009-2010 (as Statistical consultant and co researcher)-Does race matter for getting an interview? A field study of labor market discrimination in Malaysia, Research team: Dr. Lee Hwok Aun (principal)
2007/2009 Trade and Environment, Carbon Taxation Policy to Mitigate EnvironmentalPollutionintheMalaysianEconomy.
1994/1996 “Labrador coal-mine”, “Schooling in a Fishing Society: Education and Economic Conditions in Newfoundland and Labrador 1835-1985” and “social assistance program of the government of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada”.
INTERNATIONALResearch ExperienceS (ConsultING)
2014/2015. Exploring a set of economic and social indicators for Malaysia: towards achieving the goals of the new economic model: ERGS/1/2013/SS05/UNIRAZAK/01/3
2014/2015. National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation, Ministry of Education and Science, Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan.
2011/2012 Malaysian Expert: Supporting National Governments in the Transition to a Low-Carbon Development Pathway//Malaysia, UNDESA, USA
2011/2014 Malaysian Expert: Greenhouse Gas Inventory & Research Center, South Korea- Cooperative Green Growth Modeling Forum (C2GMF), Republic of Korea
2010/2010 Agricultural Development, Trade and Regional Cooperation in an Integrating and Industrializing East Asia.JAK/ERIA_RD/IK-141/10 (US$200,000: Japan & Indonesia)
2009/2012 Mainstreaming Adaptation to Climate Change into Policy and Development.CRP2009-02NMY-Pereira (US$210,000: Japan) 2014/2015 CONNECT2SEA: SEA-ICT applications for Smart, Low Carbon Cities in SEA: EU/SEA perspectives (€7,000.00: EU)
2013/2014 Policy and development for adaptation to climate change on agriculture and sustainable food security in Malaysia.RG157-12SBS (RM100,000: UM, Malaysia)
2012/2014 Reconstructing the Malaysian Poverty Index.UM.TNC2/IPPP/UPGP/628 (RM80,000: ERGS, Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia)
2008/2011 The economics of climate change: Economic dimensions of climate change, impacts and adaptation practices in agriculture sector: Case of paddy sector in Malaysia.UKM-GUP-ASPL-08 (RM300,000.00: OUP-UKM, Malaysia)
2007/2009 Trade and Environment: Carbon Taxation Policy to Mitigate Environmental Pollution in the Malaysian Economy.UKM-GUP-ASPL-07-06-011 (RM80,000.00: GUP-UKM, Malaysia)
|Name & Address of Employer||Position
|Month Year||Month Year|
|Office of the Vice Rector Research and Graduate Studies, Deanship of Scientific Research, Researchers Support & Service Unit,King Saud University, Saudi Arabia||Consultant Statistician||04-2015||Up to date|
|Department of Quantitative Analysis, College of Business Administration. King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia||Contract teaching position||11-2011||03-2015|
|Department of Applied statistics, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.||Contract Teaching position||07-2009||07-2011|
|Monash University , Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria Australia||Visiting Academic||07 2008||06 2009|
|Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Business and Economics, Daffodil International University, Bangladesh||Professor||12 2007|
|Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, Bangladesh||Associate professor||11 1991||12 2007|
|Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, Bangladesh||Assistant professor||07 1986||11 1991|
|Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, Bangladesh||Lecturer||01 1983||07 1986|
RESEARCH RELATED EMPLOYMENT :
2005/2006 Senior Research Fellow:National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
2004 Research Fellow: Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (research) Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
2003 Research Fellow: Department of Epidemiology and preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
2001/2002 Research Associate:Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University, Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
1995 Principal researcher: (Person in charge; Statistical analyst): Analysis of social assistance data, Economic Research and Analysis Division, executive council, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
1994 Researcher:Statistical Consulting Centre: Research project ‘Effects of a relatively low dose of cadmium on the immune system of mice and the effect of a moderately large dose of zinc on cadmium-induced immunopathology, Memorial University, Canada.
1988 Statistician: Institute of Social and Economic Research: Schooling in a Fishing Society: Education and Economic Conditions in Newfoundland and Labrador 1835-1985, Department of Education, Memorial University, Canada.
1987 Statistician: Schooling in a Fishing Society: Education and Economic Conditions in Newfoundland and Labrador 1836-1986. Memorial University, Canada.
1986Research Associate: Causes of differential Performance of Family Planning Workers at Thana Level, Bangladesh.
1985 Research Associate: Comparative Study of Effectiveness of Government and Non-Government Family Planning Programs, Bangladesh
1984 Research Assistant: Impact Study UNICEF Aided Community Development Project in Forty Villages in Serajgonj Sub-Division, Bangladesh
1984 Research Assistant: Jahangirnagar University Transport Survey, Bangladesh
1982 Investigator and supervisor: An ESCAP/FAO Evaluation Study of Small Farmer and Landless Peasants Development Project, Bangladesh
1982 Investigator and Data Analyst: Socio-Economic and Engineering Feasibility Study, Mirpur, Kushtia, an KIRDP Study, Bangladesh