Professor Dr. Kazi Saifuddin (PhD, Kobe University, Japan)
Department of Psychology

Biography of Professor Dr. Kazi Saifuddin (PhD, Kobe University, Japan)

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Name

Professor Dr. Kazi Saifuddin, (PhD, Kobe, Japan )

Designation

Professor (Dean of Faculty and, Ex Chairman of Department)

Date of Birth

September

Nationality

Bangladeshi By Birth

Marital Status

Married

Address

Department of Psychology, Jagannath University

Dhaka 1100, Bangladesh

E-mail

kazisaifuddin@ymail.com, kazisaifuddin@psychology.jnu.ac.bd   

Phone Number

+ 88- 0198 511 3649

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Dr. Kazi Saifuddin a Dean of the Faculty of life and Earth Science, Syndicate Member, former Chairman of the Department of Psychology, Jagannath University. He received B.Sc. (Hons) and M.Sc. (1990) degrees from the Department of Psychology, University of Rajshahi with distinctions. His SSC and HSC were obtained from the Pirojpur Govt High School and Pirojpur Govt College, respectively.

 

Dr. Kazi Saifuddin received Ph.D. (2001) in the field of Architectural Psychoacoustics from the Department of Environmental Planning, Division of Global Development Science, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University, Japan. Dr. Saifuddin’s PhD thesis has been acknowledged by the ADS (Astrophysical Data System) of NASA, USA and Kobe University Reposatory. Renown Professor Emeritus Dr. Yoichi Ando was his PhD Supervisor. He also worked in the World Famous Human Engineering Lab. on Engineering Psychology, Mitsubishi Company, Amagasaki, Japan and Wave Engineering & Virtual World Lab. on Human Interface and Virtual World, Nara Science City, Japan as parts of Ph.D.Course works and research.

 

Dr. Saifuddin a renowned Environmental, Health, Cognitive and Terrorism Psychologist worked as a Visiting Research Fellow: University of Cambridge (UK) on Cognitice Neuroscience with world famous Professor Emeritus Dr. Brian CJ Moore (FRS, FMedSci), University of Lancaster (UK) on Auditory Brain Function, University of Tokushima (Japan) on Disaster Psychology, Hanyang University (South Korea) on Architectural Psychoacoustics.

 

He received "Best Scientist Awarded" in the "International Conference on Electrical, Electronics and System Engineering 2016" (Theme: Technology for Societies Well-being), in Malaysia (Organized by: University Kebansaan Malaysia & International Center for Theoretical Physics, Italy). The conference was inagurated by Nobel Laurate Professor Dr. Takaaki Kajita, University of Tokyo, Japan.

 

He has published 46 research articles (full paper), 16 Books, 28 Conference proceedings (International and National) and many general articles (till now). His research articles are published in the Elsevier, Academic Press, Acoustical Society of America, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vesnik (Russia) etc. He presented his work in so many conferences/symposiums in New York (USA), Chicago (USA), Moscow (Russia), Kobe (Japan), Tokushima (Japan), Soul (S. Korea), Lancaster (England), Luneburg (Germany), Stockholm (Sweden), Kualalampur (Malaysia), Hong Kong, Dhaka etc.

 

Dr. Saifuddin was the Founder Editor-in-Chief of the Jagannath University Journal of Psychology and total holding around 8 Editorial positions in different Journals including Editor-in-Chief of the Jagannath University Journal of Life and Earth Science, and Editorial Member of the Journal of Temporal Design in Architecture and Environment (Japan). From the beginning of his professional life he was a Civil Servant (Education Cadre) and served as different academic positions in some famous Governtent Colleges (Jagannath College, Eden College, Badrunnesa College, Rajshahi College, Sylhet MC College, Ideal College, Education Officer under Higher Education Directorate) in Bangladesh.

 

Professor Dr. Kazi Saifuddin with highest contribution where he holds the posts: President (2016), General Secretary (2012), Member Secretary (2008-11) and Executive Member (2015) of the Jagannath University Teachers Association;  And Member (2017-18) Bangladesh University Parishad; And Executive Member (2012-13) of  Federation of Bangladesh Universities Teachers' Association. He also hold the posts as Treasurer of South Asian Association of  Psychologists, Treasurer of Bangladesh Psychological Association, Presidium Member of Amra Muktijodhar Shantan, Vice President and Member Secretary of Jagannath University Blue Panel, President and General Secretary of Corruption Prevention Committee (Dhaka South) etc. and more involvement with Acoustical Society of America (USA), International Society for Psychophysics (Germany), Centre for Asia Pacific Exchange (Honolulu, USA), Tokushima International Association (Japan), YMCA (Kobe, Japan), Centre for Community Development and Research (UK), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, Bangla Academy, Bangladesh Clinical Psychological Association, Bangladesh Environment Movement (BAPA), Bangladesh Rover Scout Leader, Integrated Development and Research Foundation (Dhaka), Japanese University Alumni Association Bangladesh (JUAAB). Member of Governing Bodys of Dania University College, and Shekh Fazilatunnesa Women College, Dhaka. He visited many countries from America to Europe, Asia and Fareast.

 

 Personal Interest:

Administrative    : Educational Administration

Research             : Auditory Perception, Noise Pollution, Environmental and Health Psychology,     

                               Environmental Pollution, Psychology of Climate Change, Psychology of Living   

                                   Environment, Terrorism & Security,  and Educational Psychology, etc.

Teaching              : Introduction to Psychology, Social Psychology, Organizational Behavior, Industrial Psychology, Abnormal  Psychology, Advanced Experimental Psychology, Educational and Ecological Psychology, Environmental Psychology, Environmental Management, etc.

Hobby                  : A Time with nature, birds, domestic animals and hearty friends.