Profile of Dr. Uttam Kumar Majumder

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Dr. Uttam Kumar Majumder

Professor

Department of Statistics (STT)

Faculty of Science

Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science & Technology University, Dinajpur.

E-mail: majumderuk@yahoo.com


CAREER OBJECTIVE

    Teaching, Research, Training and International visits/networking

RESEARCH INTEREST

    Social, education and health research; Almost Ideal Demand System (AIDS) an econometric model; Assessment of child nutritional status, food and nutrient intake pattern, food security levels of households; Application of Multilevel modeling approach; Agricultural research including sustainable agriculture......

EDUCATION

  1. Certificate course "Introduction to Multilevel Modelling using MLwiN", 2018

    Bristol University, Bristol, United Kingdom

  2. Certificate courses "Principles of Biostatistics, Principles of Epidemiology and Basics of Stata", 2017

    Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology. BIOSTATEPI, Treviso, Italy.

  3. Certificate course "Applied Multivariate Analysis (ECTS, 3.0)", 2015

    Utrecht University, Utrecht city, Netherlands.

  4. Ph.D, 2010

    Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

  5. M. Phil courses Courses: Advanced Sampling, Population Studies., 2001

    Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

  6. M.Sc. in Statistics, Result: 1st Class (Total merit-3rd position), 1990

    Under the Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

  7. B.Sc. (Hons.) in Statistics, Result: 2nd Class (Total merit-9th position) Minor courses: Math, Econ., 1989

    Under the Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

  1. Chairman (Head), Department of Statistics
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU), Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    August 01, 2009 to August 31, 2012

  2. Director (Planning and Development), HSTU
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU), Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    November 12, 2012 to March 07, 2018

  3. Professor, Department of Statistics
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU), Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    December 12, 2011 to Present

  4. Chairman (Head), Department of Statistics
    Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU), Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    June 21, 2017 to Present


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers

  1. Liza Bosak, U.K. Majumder and B. C. Sarker 2018 (February). Food Security level and Hunger Status of a NGO Supported Farmers’ Families in Dinajpur, Bangladesh. International Journal of Current Research. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS). 23 (2), Ver. 10: 39-47.


  2. Mustapha Usman Baba, Uttam Kumar Majumder et al. 2018 (February). Logistic Regression Model for Life Style of Retired Civil Servants in kano State (Nigeria). International Journal of Advanced Research and Publications (IJARP). 2 (2): 62-65.


  3. Md. Mozahidul Haque and U.K. Majumder. 2017 (October). Factors associated with spousal violence against employed women: a study in North–Western region of Bangladesh. International Journal of Current Research. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS). 22 (10), ver. VI: pp 18-29.


  4. Md. Mozahidul Haque and U.K. Majumder. 2017 (November). SOCIO DEMOGRAPHIC DETERMINANTS OF WOMEN’S AUTONOMY: A STUDYAMONG MARRIED EMPLOYED WOMEN IN TWO NORTHERN DISTRICTS OF BANGLADESH. International Journal of Current Research. 9 (11): pp.61008-61013.


  5.  R Majumder, R K Roy, M Khatun, T K Hore, K Nahar, U K Majumder. 2014 (Oct). Study on Outcrossing Traits of Some Aromatic Restorer Lines of Hybrid Rice. Eco-friendly Agril. J. 7(10): 110-114.


  6. U. K. Majumder, M. N. Islam, DNR Paul and M. A. K. Azad. 2013. Food and Nutrient intake Pattern of the Household Members in Two Contrasting Districts of Bangladesh: An Empirical Study. Journal of Science and Technology (Dinajpur), vol.11: 51-63.


  7. A. Hossain, M. A. Sayed, B. C. Sarker, U. K. Majumder and M. A. Hossain. 2013. Prevalence and Risk Factors with Diabetis Melitus among the Peoples in Dinajpur District of Bangladesh. Journal of Science and Technology(Dinajpur), vol.11: 80-85.


  8. Bikash C. Sarker, Meshkant Zahan, U. K. Majumder, M. Atikul Islam and B. Roy. 2013. Growth and yield potential of some local and high yielding boro rice cultivars. Journal of Agroforestry and Environment, vol. 7(1): 107-110.


  9. U. K. Majumder, Laxmi Nath Roy, Rajib Dey, Md. Matlubur Rahman and Md. Ziaul Hassan.2011. Socioeconomic and Demographic Determinants: Malnutrition of 6-59 Months Old Rural Santal Children and Food Security Status of Their Families in Dinajpur. South Asian Journal of Population and Health, vol 4 (1&2): 35-50.


  10. M. F. Hossain, M. A. Hasan, U. K. Majumder and R. Fancy. 2010. Effect of poultry litter, cowdung and chemical fertilizers on the performance of Basmati and Banglamati aromatic rice in boro season. Journal of Agroforestry and Environment. 4 (2): 147-149.


  11. M. F. Hossain, M. A. Hasan, R. Fancy and U. K. Majumder. 2010. Influence of cow dung, poultry litter and chemical fertilizers on the yield of modern aromatic rice varieties in aman season. Journal of Agroforestry and Environment. 4 (1): 189-191.


  12. U. K. Majumder, Anupam Dutta, M. Saifur Rahman, Ratna Rani Majumder and DNR Paul. 2008. Consumer Demand Behavior of Rural Households in Dinajpur Sadar Upazila: Applications of Different Types of Engel Models. Journal of Science and Technology (Dinajpur) Vol. 6: 112-120.


  13. Anupam Dutta, U. K. Majumder, M. Ahsan Uddin, M. Mahbub Hossain and Dhaneswar Chandra Sarker. 2009. Household Demand for Dairy Products in Bangladesh: An Analysis of Almost Ideal Demand System. Journal of Subtropical Agricultural Research and Development, 7 (3): 653-658.


  14. Anupam Dutta, U. K. Majumder and Fowzia Ahmed. April 2009. Demand for Different Types of Pulses in Bangladesh: An Application of the Linear Approximate Almost Ideal Demand System. Eco-friendly Agril. J. 2(4): 522-525.


  15. Anupam Dutta, U. K. Majumder and Fowzia Ahmed. March 2009. Estimates of Rice Demand Elasticities for Bangladesh: An Application of AIDS Model. Eco-friendly Agril. J. 2(3): 483-485.


  16. U. K. Majumder, M. Nurul Islam and DNR Paul. 2008. Socioeconomic Determinants of Malnutrition of Children Aged 6-71 Months in Two Selected Districts of Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Population and Health, 1 (2): 107-124.


  17. M. A. Satter, R. H. Bhuiyan, M. A. Alam and U. K. Majumder. 2008. Maternal, Child and Reproductive Health Services in Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Population and Health, 1 (1): 63-80.


  18.  M. J. Islam, A. K. M. M. Hossain, F. Khanam, U. K. Majumder, M. M. Rahman and M. Saifur Rahman. 2007. Effect of Mulching and Fertilization on Growth and Yield of Garlic at Dinajpur in Bangladesh. Asian Journal of Plant Sciences, 6 (1): 98-101.


  19. B. C. Halder, M. S. Rahman, B. Roy, U. K. Majumder and S. Mahmood. 2006. Effect of magnesium on the growth, yield and quality of potato. J. Bangladesh Soc. Agric. Sci. Technol., 3(3&4): 201-204.


  20. M. M. U. Miah, M. S. Bari, M. K. U. Sarkar, M. B. Ahmed and U.K. Majumder. 2005. Growth Performance of Different Types of Melia azedarach sapling for Agroforestry Practices. J. Sci. Tech., 2: 41-44.


  21.  M. F. Hossain, M. A. Kabir, U. K. Majumder, M. S. I. Sikder and M. M. A. A. Chowdhury. 2005. Influence of Irrigation and Nitrogen Level on the Yield of Wheat. Pakistan Journal of Biological Science, 8(1): 152-155.


  22. M. F. Hossain, M. S. Akter, U. K. Majumder, M. S. I. Sikder and M. M. A. A. Chowdhury. 2004. Effect of Tillage Practices and Nitrogen levels on the Physical Properties of Soil. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 7(11): 1876-1879.


  23. M. S. Akter, M.F. Hossain, U.K. Majumder, M.S.I. Sikder and M.M.A.A. Chowdhury. 2003. Effect of Tillage Practices and Nitrogen Rates on the Organic Matter (%) and N(%) Content in Soil. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 6(24): 2017-2019.


  24.  M.S. Akter, M.A. Matin, M.F. Hossain, U.K. Majumder and S.C. Halder. 2003. Effect of Tillage Practices and Nitrogen Rates on the Nitrogen Content and Nitrogen Uptake in Rice Var. Binasail. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences,6(14): 1202-1204.


  25.  M.S. Bari, M.M. Hossain, A.T.M. Rezaul Hoque and U.K. Majumder. 2003. RESPONSE OF GARLIC TO DIFFERENT LEVELS OF NITROGEN AND POTASSIUM. J. Sci. Tech., 1: 75-82.


  26. M.F. Hossain, U.K. Majumder, M.A.S. Mondol, M.Z. Haque and M.M. Haque. 2003. Fertilizer Requirements for Grafted Tomato. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 6(3): 242-245.


  27. M.J. Islam, M.Z. Haque, U.K. Majumder, M.M. Haque and M.F. Hossain. 2002. Growth and Yield Potential of Nine Selected Genotypes of Sweet Potato. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 5(5): 537-538.


  28. F. Hossain, M.S. Bari, U.K. Majumder, M.M. Bahadur and M.J. Islam. 2002. Effect of Tillage, Raking and Weeding on the Growth, Yield and Economics of Aus Rice (cv. BR 20). Pakistan Journal of Agronomy, 1(2-3): 68-70.


  29. S.M.E. Hassan, M.Sq. Rahman, M.R. Amin, U.K. Majumder and H.F.El Taj. 2001. Study of Ginger on Root-knot Disease of Brinjal. OnLine Journal of Biological Sciences, 1(7): 560-562.


  30. G.C. Biswas, M.M. Hossain and U.K. Majumder. 2001. SCREENING OF SOME SOYBEAN LINES AGAINST SOYBEAN LEAF ROLLER. Bangladesh J. Agril. Res. 26(2): 295-300.


  31. S.M.E. Hassan, M.Sq. Rahman, M.R. Amin, U.K. Majumder and M.A. Ahmad. 2000. Effect of Neem (Azadirachta indica) on the Root-knot (Meloidogyne Javanica) of Sweet gourd. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences 3(11): 1853-1854.



SCHOLARSHIPS

  1. UGC Ph.D fellowship

    Funded by: University Grants Commission of Bangladesh


PROJECTS

  1. Demographic Aspects of Changes in Food Consumption Behaviour and Nutritional Status in Bangladesh: An Empirical Study.

    Funded by: Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Bangladesh, 2005-06

    Position: Associate Project Investigator (API)

    Description: Food Consumption Behaviour and Nutritional Status Assessment......

  2. Risk Factors Affecting Malnutrition of Under Five Children of Saotal Families of Selected Areas in Dinajpur

    Funded by: Institute of Research and Training (IRT), HSTU, Dinajpur, 2009-10

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Child malnutrition.............

  3. Assessment of Food Security Status of Saotal Families in Dinajpur: An Empirical Study

    Funded by: Institute of Research and Training (IRT), HSTU, Dinajpur, 2011-12

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Food security level assessment of Indigenous family.........

  4. STUDY ON FOOD HABIT AND FOOD DISTRIBUTION PREFERENCES OF THE INDIGINIOUS FAMILIES IN NORTH BENGAL.

    Funded by: Institute of Research and Training (IRT), HSTU, Dinajpur, 2012-13

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Food habit and food distribution preferences of INDIGENOUS FAMILIES.........

  5. Assessment of Food Security, Livelihood Pattern and Child Nutritional Status of the Indigenous Families of Northern Bangladesh – A Welfare Analysis.

    Funded by: Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Bangladesh., 2011-12

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Food Security, Livelihood Pattern and Child Nutritional Status of the Indigenous Families of Northern Bangladesh..........

  6. Study in Primary Level Education Performance Of Students Under Present Education System In Bangladesh

    Funded by: Institute of Research and Training (IRT), HSTU, Dinajpur, 2013-14

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Primary level students academic performances......

  7. University Level Education Performance of Students in Relation with Socio-demographic and Economic factors: A Welfare Analysis

    Funded by: UGC Bangladesg, 2013-14

    Position: Project Director

    Description: Research on HSTU students on academic performances (Social research and welfare research)...

  8. Study on Food Security of the Small and Marginal Farmers Community Using Sustainable Agricultural Practices in Ghoraghat Upazila of Dinajpur, Bangladesh

    Funded by: British Council Bangladesh, UGC and ActionAid Bangladesh, 2013-2014

    Position: Project Director

    Description: University and community engagement on Sustainable agriculture on organic farming.....

  9. Prevalence of Domestic Violence and Women Empowerment Status of Rural Areas of North Bengal.

    Funded by: Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Bangladesh., 2013-14

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Study on domestic violence and Women autonomy (Social research).

  10. Strengthening Project of Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur

    Funded by: GoB, 2013-2017

    Position: Project Director

    Description: Infrastructure, Scientific and laboratory development of University (HSTU).....

  11. Improvement of Research Capabilities of the Teachers and Post-Graduate Students of HSTU through Training on Research Methodology and Statistical Analysis Techniques and Development of Digital Statistics Laboratory.

    Funded by: HEQEP through World Bank and UGC Bangladesh, 2014-2017

    Position: Sub-Project Manager (SPM)

    Description: Research, Training, Statistics departmental capacity building......

  12. Determinants of Food habits, Health status and Abuse Among Elderly People of the Chitmahal Areas of Northern Bangladesh.

    Funded by: Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Bangladesh, 2016-2017

    Position: Project Investigator

    Description: Social research