Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University

CV of Md. Wali Ahad Setu


Curriculum Vitae

 

    Md. Wali Ahad Setu

Department of Agricultural Extension and Information System, Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-  

    1207, Bangladesh

 +8801711184673

setu.aeis@sau.edu.bd

mwasetu@gmail.com

Skype  wali.ahad.setu

Website mwasetu.wordpress.com

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Climate Change Adaptation, Technology Transfer, Rural Development and  Impact Analysis

 

CURRENT POSITION

Assistant Professor

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Father’s Name

Md. Idris Ali

Mother’s Name

Nargis Akter

Permanent Address

Village: Khapura, Post Office: Munsurabad, Postal Code: 7830, Upazilla: Bhanga, District: Faridpur

Nationality

Bangladeshi

Date of Birth

(d/m/y)

15/07/1987

Gender

Male

Marital Status

Married

Blood Group

O+

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

November 2011 - Present

Assistant Professor

Department of Agricultural Extension and Information System

Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207

March – April, 2014

Field Coordinator

Center for Management & Development Research

Northern University, House # 54, Road # 4/A, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209

 

  • Worked in a research team to evaluate the impact of various programs of an NGO named “Integrated Development Foundation (IDF)’

November 2011 – November 2013

Lecturer

Department of Agricultural Extension and Information System

Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207

July 2010 – June 2013

Research Fellow

Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council, New Airport Road, Farmgate, Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh

 

- Worked in a research team of the project entitled “Assessment of post-harvest losses and improvement of post-harvest practices of major fruits and vegetables of Bangladesh” with a view to identifying and improving the existing post-harvest practices and assessing post-harvest losses and suggesting remedies for minimizing the post-harvest losses of selected fruits and vegetables of Bangladesh

 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

 

February 2014 - Present

Working with Professor Dr. Yusuke Yamane on

  • “Understanding of Structures and Prediction of Severe Local Storms in Bangladesh”

March 2014 - Present

Working with Professor Dr. Mahmudul Alam on

  • “Evaluation of an NGO named Integrated Development Foundation”

July 2010 – June 2013

Worked with Professor Dr. Md. Sekender Ali on

  • “Assessment of post-harvest losses and improvement of post-harvest practices of major fruits and vegetables of Bangladesh”

 

 

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

 

December 17 – 21, 2013

Training on ‘Curriculum Development and Teaching-Learning Assesment’

Organized by- Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project of UGC and SAU

Held at Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka

November 11 – 13, 2012

Training on ‘Climate Change Adaptation’

Organized by- SAU, DAE, APN, IGES and APAN

Held at Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka

October 14 – 16, 2012

Training on ‘Teaching Methods and Techniques’

Organized by- Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

January 2009-December 2010

Masters in Agricultural Extension and Information System

Thesis title: ‘Assessment of Losses of Jackfruit as Perceived by the Farmers’

Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

January 2005-December 2008

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Honours)

Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

Subjects included:

Agronomy, Agroforestry and environmental science, Agricultural Economics, Statics, Botany, Ex tension and information system, Chemistry, Horticulture, Soil science, Entomology, Genetics and plant breeding, Biotechnology, Plant pathology, Biochemistry, Animal husbandry, Agricultural engineering and Language

 

PERSONAL SKILLS

 

Mother tongue

Bengali

 

Other language

 

English (Fluent)

 

Communication skills

 

- Good communication skills gained through my teaching experience as an Assistant Professor of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University

- Team work: I have worked in various types of teams from student teams to research team. For example, I have worked with postharvest loss assessment team and IDF’s evaluation team.

- Intercultural skills: Particular strength in bridging cultural gaps among people through traveling, education and interpersonal relations

Managerial skills

Good organizational skills are gained through arranging various programs. For instance I organized a training program on ‘Adaptation Policies and Practices to Climate Change for Crop Production’ and presented at various programs including this one.

Computer Skills

Competent with most Microsoft Office programs and SPSS software

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

 

1.

 

 

Setu, M. W. A., M.S. Ali and M.R. Islam. 2013. Assessment of Losses of Jackfruit as Perceived by the Farmers. Journal of Education and Practice. International Institute for Science, Technology and Education, New York, USA. 4(4): 11-16.

2.

Maskawat, M.S., M.H. Bhuiyan, M.S. Ulla, M.W.A. Setu and A.F.M.M. Hasan. 2013. Opinion Leadership of IPM Farmers in Diffusion of Integrated Pest Management. Journal of Innovation and Development Strategy, Green Global Foundation, Toronto, Canada. 7(2): 1-4.

Preprints

 

1.

‘Exploration of Problems of the Farmers in T-Aman Cultivation Due to Flood’

Md. Rafiquel Islam, Muhammad abdullah-al-mahmud, Md. Wali Ahad Setu and Md. Sekender Ali

Preprint, 2010

2.

‘Evaluation Report on Integrated Development Foundation (IDF)’

Mahmudul Alam, Masum Billah, Md. Wali Ahad Setu and S. M. Rashed Jahangir

Preprint, 2014

 

 

WORKSHOP/CONFERENCE ATTENDED

More than 20 workshops/conference/seminar at national and international level attended

 

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

 

1.

Member, Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB)

2.

Member, SAU Teachers Welfare Association (SAUTWA)

 

 

REFEREES

 

Name

Designation

Organization

Mobile

E-mail

Professor Dr. Md. Shahidur Rashid Bhuiyan

Pro-Vice Chancellor

SAU, Dhaka- 1207

+8801758935264

ipbscfc2009@gmail.com

 

Professor Dr. Md. Sekender Ali

Students’ Advisor

SAU, Dhaka- 1207

+8801711230183

msa_sau@yahoo.com

 

 

 

 

 

[This profile was last updated on 14.03.2015, 08:51:28 by Md. Wali Ahad Setu]