Dr. Md. Abul Kalam Azad is currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Business and Technology Management (BTM) of Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Bangladesh. He has been awarded his Doctor of Philosophy from University of Malaya, Malaysia with Bright Spark Scholarship in 2018. He completed MSc in International Finance and Banking from University of Bedfordshire, UK in 2011. He completed BBA and MBA in Finance and Banking from International Islamic University of Chittagong, Bangladesh. He has over 13 years of teaching experience in different renowned universities in Bangladesh. Moreover, he worked as a visiting professor at University of Bedfordshire. He has extensive research work experience on bank efficiency and risk management. Till today, he has more than 25 published articles in Web of Science indexed journals. He has also been working in five journal editorial body in the capacity of member of editor, editor assistant and editorial advisory board nationally and internationally. His current research interest is in artificial intelligence and machine learning in business. He is a big fan of learning foreign language.
PhD- University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2018
MSc- University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom, 2010
BBA and MBA- International Islamic University Chittagong, Bangladesh
Experience PortfolioDecember 2019-Present: Associate Professor, Islamic University of Technology
2018 - 2019 – Assistant Professor, Islamic University of Technology
2017-2018 – Associate Professor, Head and Acting Dean, Bangladesh Army International University of Science and Technology
2007-2017 – Associate Professor, International Islamic University Chittagong
2006-2007 – Junior Executive, Standard Chartered Bank Ltd.
Areas of Expertise
- Efficiency, Productivity, Optimization and Risk Management.
Refereed Journal Articles
Awards & CommendationsBright Spark scholarship in PhD
UoB Merit scholarship in MSc
Chancellor award in MBA
Vice-Chancellor award in BBA