Dr. Nayeem Sultana

Country of current residence

Bangladesh

Current position

Associate Professor

Current institute employer

Department of Development Studies

Since

2009

Office address

Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.

Skills

Anthropology, Development Studies

Profession

Anthropologist

Specialisation

Migration, Urban poverty

Degrees / expertise

Ph.D. in Development Studies from University of Bonn, Germany; Honors and Masters degree in Anthropology from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh..

Professional experience

1. Assistant Professor (2009-till now), Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

2. Assistant Professor (1999-2008), Department of Anthropology, Shah Jalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

2010

Sultana, Nayeem.  2010.  Re-visiting the Strength of Weak Ties: Bangladeshi Migration to Malaysia.  Journal of Diaspora Studies, 3(2)   : 115-142   .
Sultana, Nayeem.  2010.  The Solutions of the "Trans-migrants" Dilemma. The Bangladeshi Diaspora in Malaysia.  Dhaka University Journal of Development Studies, 1(1)   : 181-192   .

2008

Sultana, N.  2008.  Bangladeshi Diaspora in Peninsular Malaysia: Organizational Structure, Survival Strategies and Networks.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn.  LIT Verlag, Berlin. Germany. ISBN 978-3-8258-1629-2.   Further Information
Sultana, Nayeem.  2008.  The Dynamics of a Multi-Cultural Society along the Straits of Malacca: Networking and Integration of Migrant Bangladeshis in Malaysia.  In: Solvay Gerke, Hans-Dieter Evers & Anna-Katharina Hornidge (eds.): The Straits of Malacca-Knowledge and Diversity. . LIT Verlag, Berlin. Germany. ISBN 978-3-8258-1383-3..   137-151. 
Sultana, Nayeem and Solvay Gerke.  2008.  Inter-ethnic Marital Practice of Bangladeshi Diaspora-An Example of Diaspora Adaptation at This Age of Globalization.  Journal of Identity and Migration Studies, 2 (1)   : 57-81   .

2007

Sultana, Nayeem.  2007.  Trans-National Identities, Modes of Networking and Integration in a Multi-Cultural Society.A Study of Migrant Bangladeshis in Peninsular Malaysia. 
Sultana, Nayeem.  2007.  National Identity, Mode of Networking and Integration of Bangladeshi Community in a Multi-cultural Society: An Empirical Study among the Migrant Bangladeshis in Peninsular Malaysia. In Akademika. Journal of the Social Sciences and Humanities. 

2005

Sultana,Nayeem.  2005.  Nationalism and Ethnicity, Towards the Security of the Manipuri Women of Sylhet.  Women's Security Paper, FOWSIA, Bangladesh Freedom Foundation.

2003

Sultana,Nayeem.  2003.  Anthropology in the Changing World Situation.  Society,Body and Environment,Articles of Anthropology. Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh.   Page 32-39. 

2000

Sultana,Nayeem.  2000.  Education, Class and Gender Politics: Context- Institutional Education (Primary and Secondary Education).  Nribiggan Patrica.. Department of Anthropology, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh.   Volume 5, Page 83-102. 

Sultana, Nayeem and Md. Israt Rayhan.  Coping Strategies with Floods in Bangladesh: An Empirical Study.  Natural Hazards, .

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
and Downloads
Research themes
  • Global development and trade
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
Research countries
  • Bangladesh
  • Malaysia
Research projects
1-Labour Migration, Transnational Networking and the Integration of Bangladeshi Community in Peninsular Malaysia. 2-Bangladesh Freedom Foundation, FOWSIA project.
Working groups

Culture Knowledge and Development

Teaching

1. Assistant Professor (1999-2008), Department of Anthropology, Shah Jalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh.

 

2. Assistant Professor (2009-till now), Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Additional information

Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka,Bangladesh

Professional experience
1. Assistant Professor (2009-till now), Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. 2. Assistant Professor (1999-2008), Department of Anthropology, Shah Jalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
Degrees

Ph.D. in Development Studies from University of Bonn, Germany; Honors and Masters degree in Anthropology from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh..

Contacts

Assistant Professor, Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.

Doctoral research funded by

BMZ via DAAD & GTZ

Cooperation partners

IKMAS, Malaysia

Nayeem Sultana

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change

Office E-Mail:
sultana_nayeem(at)yahoo.ca