Ashek Mahmud
Department of Sociology

Biography of Ashek Mahmud

Ashek Mahmud

 Assistant Professor

 Department of Sociology

 Jagannath University, Dhaka

 Email: ashmahmud@gmail.com

Cell phone: 01710 147691.

 

Biographical Note

Ashek Mahmud has received her MSS in Sociology from University of Dhaka in 2005. His MSS thesis examines the poverty of Minorities in Banglades. He signified the relation between minority position and poverty with statistical and mathematical operations. He investigated the poverty and its consequences of religious minorities: 1. Ahmadiyya Community, 2. Hindu Community and ethnic minority. He depicted poverty gap, squared poverty gap, Gini-coefficitent to understand extent of poverty. He made a comperative analysis between religious and ethnic minorities. He also explained the in pace of poverty on health, housing, education, and life styles.

Research Interest

Poverty, Mass media, Culture, Social Change, Social Psychology, Political Thought, Economy and Society, Globalization