Faculty Members (Department of English )

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Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain

Professor, Islamic University, Bangladesh
Advisor, Department of English

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Email: asadpo1962@yahoo.com
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  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain The Cult of Individualism in the Romantic Poetry (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 1  No 1, June, 1990, pp 16-24).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain Inter-racial Relationships and Metaphysical Experiences in E.M. Foster’s A Passage to India (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume II  No 1, June, 1991, pp 149-162).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Shahinoor Rahman Imagining Nation, Folklore and Inventing “The voice of the People”: Tagore and Herder in Context (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 7 No 1, January, 1994,  pp 80-94).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Shahinoor Rahman Beyond the Canonical: Toward an Understanding of (Ethno) Poetry as Artful Speech (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 7 No 2, December, 1999, pp 279-287) .
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Shahinoor Rahman উত্তর – উপনিবেশিক সংস্কৃতির তত্ত্ব (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 8 No 1, June, 2000, pp 93-101).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Momin Uddin Western Notion of Fundamentalism: A Euro - centric Misconception (Published in the BUBT Journal, Volume 1, January – December, 2008, pp 123-128).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Sazzad Hossain Zahid Aime Cesaire’s Notebook of a Return to the Native Land: A Self Liberation (Published in the Prime University Journal, Volume 2 No 2, July – December, 2008, pp 113-124).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain Islamic Traditionalism and International Amity (Published in the Journal of Islamic Education and Research, Volume 4, 2008, pp 42-56).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain Hamletian Dilemma and Eliotesque Profundity (Published in the Jagannath University Journal of Arts, Volume 1 No 1, 2008, pp 60-72).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Sazzad Hossain Zahid Presence of African-Caribbean Diaspora in Aime Cesaire’s Plays (Published in the Darul Ihsan University Studies, Volume 3 No 1, 2008, pp 93-108).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain English Literature and Classroom Experience: Bangladesh Perspective (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 12 No 2, December, 2009, pp 84-98).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain Kazi Nazrul Islam: An Impassionate Comet and Hope to Disenfranchised Muslims (Published in the Journal of Islamic Education and Research, 2009, Volume 5 No 2, pp 20-34).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Momin Uddin Spiritual Quest for the Divine Being in Lalon and Whitman (Published in the Darul Ihsan University Studies, Volume 4 No 1, 2009, pp 28-40).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain and Md. Zillur Rahman NEEDS FOR LEARNING GLOBAL LANGUAGE: PERSPECTIVE BANGLADESH (Published in the JOURNAL OF THE PATUAKHALI SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY UNIVERSITY, Volume 2 No 1,  June, 2010, pp 35-43).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain Evaluation of Matthew Arnold as a Literary Critic (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 13 No 1, June, 2010, pp 78-88).
  • Md. Asad ullah-al-Hussain William Blake and Charles Dickens: Critics of Society (Published in the Islamic University Studies, Volume 15 No 2, December, 2011, pp 64-72).
  • and More

  • Co-Supervised PhD Dissertation titled Rabindranath Tagore and the English Roamntic Poets: A Study in the Heritage of Romanticism by Rawnak Ara, Assistant Professor, Department of English, Rajshahi Govt. Women’s College, Rajshahi.
  • Supervised PhD Dissertation titled Of Mother and Daughter: A Comparative Study of the Novels of Anita Desai and Kiran Desai by Md. Nazmul Huda, Associate Professor, Department of English Language and Literature, International Islamic University Chittagong, Chittagong.
  • Examiner of PhD Dissertation titled Breakdown of Meaningful Communication in the Major Plays of Eugene Ionesco by Md. Saqib Abrar of the Department of English, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (U.P.), India.
  • Chief discussant of numerous PhD seminars of the Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia.


Seminars and Workshop Attended:

Attended different seminars and workshops of HEQEP, IQAC and BELTA ( Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association) at Islamic University, Kushtia, conducted by eminent scholars of national and international repute.


  • Merit Scholarship from Dhaka University, Dhaka.

  • MA in English, Dhaka University.
  • BA (Hons) in English, Dhaka University.

Teaching Experience and Position held:
  • Professor, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia. Since June 29, 2010.
  • Associate Professor, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia. May 07, 2001 to June 28, 2010.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia. June 14, 1993 to May 06, 2001.
  • Lecturer, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia. June 14, 1990 to June 13, 1993.
  • Lecturer, Lecturer of English, Dhaka City College, Dhanmondi-2, Dhaka. January 17, 1987 to June 13, 1990.
  • Adjunct Faculty,  Prime University, Mirpur-1, Dhaka from 2006 to 2016.
  • Adjunct Faculty, South East University, Banani, Dhaka. Spring Semester 2016 - Spring Semester 2018.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Gono Bishwabidyalay, Savar, Dhaka, from June 20, 2018 -  October 30, 2023.


Administrative Experience and Position held
  • Founder Member, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia.
  • Chairman, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia.
  • Faculty Member, Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, Islamic University, Kushtia.
  • Member, Academic Council, Islamic University, Kushtia.
  • Executive Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Islamic University titled Islamic University Studies for three consecutive terms 1990 to 1993.
  • Editor in Chief,  ISU Journal of English Studies, Issue 01, Volume 01, July to December 2023.
  • Executive Member, Board of Advanced Studies, Islamic University, Kushtia. July 20, 2010 – September 16, 2012.
  • Executive Member, Planning Committee, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia. April 21, 1998 to April 21 2001. June 29, 2010 to present.
  • House Tutor,  MATS Hostel, Kushtia under Islamic University, Kushtia. 1990-1991.
  • Member, Selection Board of Lecturer and Assistant Professor, Department of English, Islamic University, Kushtia. April 21, 1998 to April 21, 2001.
  •  Member, Selection Board of Officers and Employees of Islamic University, Kushtia. April 21, 1998 to April 21, 2001.
  • Expert Member, Selection Board of Lecturer and Assistant Professor at various Private Universities including Prime University and more.
  • Expert Member, Selection of Lecturer and Assistant Professor at various Alim and Fazil Madrasas and Private Degree/Honours Colleges countrywide.
  • Examiner, Question Setter, and Moderator, Bangladesh Public Service Commission’s cadre recruitment examinations.
  • External Member, Viva Voce of Bangladesh Public Service Commission's cadre service recruitment examinations.
  • External Member, External member of different examination committees of a number of Public and Private Universities.


Projects
  • Completed a project titled Beliefs and Rituals of the Mundi Community of Modhupur in Tangail District: A Critical Study from Folklore Perspective.

  • Shakespeare
  • Renaissance Literature
  • Romantic Poetry
  • Victorian Literature
  • Modern Literature

  • Shakespeare
  • Renaissance Literature
  • Romantic Poetry
  • Victorian Literature
  • Modern Literature