Iftekhar Uddin Ahmed Chowdhury

Iftekhar Uddin Ahmed Chowdhury
Iftekhar Uddin Ahmed Chowdhury, Access Academy Faculty (Pre-Calculus)

M.Phil (Fellow) in Economics, University of Chittagong, Chittagong, Bangladesh
M.S.S. in Economics, University of Chittagong, Chittagong, Bangladesh
B.S.S. in Economics, University of Chittagong, Chittagong, Bangladesh


Iftekhar Uddin Ahmed Chowdhury is a Faculty in the Access Academy at the Asian University for Women where he has been a faculty member since 2015. His primary University responsibilities are to provide high-quality instruction in the classroom and to promote a climate of continuous learning. Also, he is responsible for preparing learning objectives, syllabi and lesson plan for the courses he is teaching.

Before he joined AUW, he has served as a Lecturer of Economics in the School of Business at the University of Information Technology & Sciences from January 2010 to December 2011 and in the Faculty of Business Administration at the BGC Trust University Bangladesh from January 2012 to August 2015.

Iftekhar completed both of his Masters and Undergraduate studies in Economics at the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh with great distinction. Currently, he is an M.Phil student in the Department of Economics at the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

In the Current Academic year he taught Pre-Calculus in the Access Academy.

His research interest lies in the area of forced migration, climate change impact, environmental and resource economics.
Currently he is involved with the project titled, “Economic Integration of the Refugees in Bangladesh” along with Prof. Meherun Ahmed, Dr. Md. Didarul Hasan and Ms. Suporna Das.

He obtained the AUW Summer Project-2016 Research grant along with Prof. Meherun Ahmed and worked on the project titled, “Climate Induced Displacement and Livelihood Choices: Evidence from Slum Areas in Dhaka Metropolitan City”.

Journal Articles

Ahmed, M., Chowdhury, I.U.A., & Mohona, S. S., 2017. Access to Credits and Erosive or Non-erosive Coping Strategies: An Empirical Analysis in Bangladesh. Eurasian Journal of Business and Economics. Vol. 10, No. 19, pp. 1-18. DOI:10.17015/ejbe.2017.019.01

Sultana, T., Chowdhury, I. U. A., 2016. Female Employment: A Way to National Wellbeing. Journal of World Economic Research. Vol. 5, No. 5, pp. 59-64. doi: 10.11648/j.jwer.20160505.12

Chowdhury, I.U.A., & Khan, M.A.E., 2015. The Impact of Climate Change on Rice Yield in Bangladesh: A Time Series Analysis. Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences. Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 12-28. DOI: 10.18551/rjoas.2015- 04.02


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