Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Anthropology
University of South Florida

Conferences


Professional Conference Organizations

  • 2015
    Cal Poly and United Nations University Resilience Summit: Disaster by Drought (Co-organizer) October 4-9 at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, California, USA
  • 2014
    American Anthropological Association (AAA) Annual meeting in Washington DC, the session titled Climate change ethnography and Collaborating planning

Professional Conference Presentations (selected)

  • 2016
    University of South Florida Provosts Postdoctoral Initiative Symposium: Paper presented “Governance matters: corruption and climate change vulnerability in Bangladesh, March 25, Marshall Student Center, USF, Tampa, Florida
  • 2015
  • Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA) annual meeting, presented paper titled, “Exploring the linkages between corruption and livelihood resilience: evidence from Bangladesh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. March 24-28, 2015
  • 2014
    American Anthropological Association annual meeting, presented paper titled “Governance matters: power, resilience, development and climate change in Bangladesh”

    International workshop on “Livelihood resilience amidst forced and managed transition” held in Munich organized by The United Nations University, Bonn, and International Center for Climate Change and Development, Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • 2013
    International Workshop on “Livelihood Resilience under Climate Change”, held in Dhaka, organized by The United Nations University, Bonn, and International Center for Climate Change and Development, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • 2012
    International Graduate Student Conference, organized by the East West Center, Hawaii, USA
  • 2010
    “Politics of food production, Environment and Development in South Asia” organized by Nordic Summer University (NSU) held at Falsterbo in Malmo, Sweden, 1-3 February
  • 2009
    EU conference on “Education for sustainable development”, Organized jointly by different organizations including Lund University, 28-29 September

    Nordic Conference on South Asian Studies for Young Scholars, SASNET, Paper presented titled “Livelihood Adaptation to Salinity intrusion in Bangladesh: Perception and Practice”, held at Falsterbo in Malmo, Sweden, 17-19 August

    “U21 summer school on Climate change adaptation” organized by the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 13-24 July.

    Third international Conference on “Community based Adaptation to Climate change”, Dhaka Bangladesh, BCAS, February

Invited Guest Lecture (selected)

  • 2015
    Department of Anthropology at the University of South Florida occasional lecture series, presentation title “Governance matters: power, corruption, social exclusion, and climate change in Bangladesh, October 16, 2015.

    ANTH 150B1 Many Ways of Being Human, School of Anthropology (SOA), University of Arizona
    Lecture title: An Unsustainable global system (Two lectures)

  • 2014 Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington DC, USA
    “Living through extremes: Building livelihood resilience across sectors and countries” presented as one of the five panelist. December 4, 2014

    ANTH 311 Anthropology and Development, School of Anthropology (SOA), University of Arizona
    Lecture title: Climate change and development. Conducted three classes on this topic

  • 2013

    ANTH 202 Applying Anthropology in a Global Context, SOA, University of Arizona
    Lecture title: Climate change and development: Developing country perspective

  • 2012GEOG 370 International Development, School of Geography and Development, University of Arizona
    Lecture title: Alternative development or development disaster? Salt water intrusion and shrimp farming in Bangladesh

News


I talked on livelihood resilience as one of the six panelists organized by The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars at Washington DC on December 4, 2014. The talk was titled Living Through Extremes: Building Livelihood Resilience Across Sectors and Countries. The program is available here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSbFpR1vW7s