Details of Dr. Dewan Mahboob Hossain


Educational Qualifications

  1. PhD in Accounting (Year 2017) International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).
  2. Master of Human Sciences - Sociology and Anthropology (Year 2013); International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).
  3. Master of Commerce – Accounting (Year 2002); University of Western Sydney; NSW; Australia.
  4. Master of Commerce in Accounting (Year 1997); Department of Accounting; University of Dhaka; Dhaka; Bangladesh. 
  5. Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Accounting (Year 1996); Department of Accounting; University of Dhaka; Dhaka; Bangladesh. 

 

Job Experience

University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

(a)    Lecturer. From February 2003 to April 2005. 

(b)   Assistant Professor. From April 2005 to March 2017.

(c)    Associate Professor. From March 2017 to till date.

 

Teaching Areas

Undergraduate Level:

1.      Accounting Theory

2.      Auditing

 

Master Degree Level:

1.      Project Management

2.      Advanced Research Methodology

3.      Strategic Management

 

Doctoral Level (Doctor of Business Administration):

1.      Accounting for Managerial Control

 

Research Interests

 

1.      Corporate Social Responsibility& Reporting,

2.      Voluntary corporate reporting,

3.      Sociology of Work.

 

Workshops/Training Programs Attended

 

  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘Data Analysis for Qualitative Research (NVIVO)’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on November 11, 2016.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘How to Develop Qualitative Research’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on November 5, 2016.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘Atlas.ti for qualitative data analysis’, arranged by Centre for Postgraduate Studies (CPS), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on March 11-12, 2015.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘SPSS Advanced Level’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on October 5-6, 2013.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘Thesis Proposal Writing’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on February 26, 2012.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘Creating PowerPoint Presentation: from Basic to Advanced’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on October 30, 2011.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘SPSS Intermediate Level’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on October 09, 2011.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘SPSS Basics’, arranged by Student Learning Enhancement Unit (SLEU), International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia on October 02, 2011.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘Introducing World Class CSR’, arranged by Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 18, 2011.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘CSR for Engineers and Manufacturers’ arranged by Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 19, 2011.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘CSR for Exporters and Service Sector Companies’ arranged by Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 23, 2011.
  1. Participated in the training workshop on: ‘CSR Master Class – CSR for Experts’, arranged by Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 30, 2011.
  1. Participated in a seven-week training program on ‘Applied Research Methodology in Business’ organized by the Bureau of Business Research, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 2008. 

 

Research Publications

Journal Publications:

  1. Hossain, D. M., Ahmad, N. N. N. and Siraj, S. A. (2017), Rhetoric as a form of persuasion in disclosing poverty-related CSR activities in corporate disclosures: the case of Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Business and Accounting, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 105-135. (Scopus, ESCI, University of Malaya, Malaysia).
  1. Hossain, D. M., Ahmad, N. N. N. and Siraj, S. A. (2017), Power relationships in gender-related disclosures: exploring language in selected Fortune 500 companies’ sustainability reports, International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 262-288. (Inderscience, Scopus, ABDC, CABS).
  1. Tarique, K. M., Ahmed, M. U., Hossain, D. M. and Momen, M. A. (2017), Maqasid al-Shariah in CSR practices of the Islamic Banks: a case study of IBBL, Journal of Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance, Vol. 13, No. 3, 47-63. (Bangladesh, Scopus, ABDC, ABS).
  1. Hossain, D. M. (2017), Discourse analysis: an emerging trend in corporate narrative research, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol.12, No. 4, pp. 3-9. (Australia).  
  1. Mitra, R.K., Hossain, D.M. and Mazumder, M. M. M. M. (2017), Web-based corporate reporting: An exploratory study on the Bangladeshi companies, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol.12, No. 3, pp. 25-30. (Australia).  
  1. Haji, A. A. and Hossain, D. M. (2016), Exploring the implications of integrated reporting on organizational reporting practice: evidence from highly regarded integrated reporters, Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 415-444. (Emerald, ESCI, Scopus).
  1. Hossain, D. M., Salat, A. and Amin, A. (2016), Integrated Report: An Emerging Trend in Corporate Reporting, The Bangladesh Accountant, April-June, pp. 105-110. (Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D. M., Al Bir, A. T. S., Tarique, K. M. and Momen, A. (2016). Disclosure of Green Banking Issues in the Annual Reports: A Study on Bangladeshi Banks. Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 19-30. (Australia).
  1. Monawer, A. T. M. and Hossain, D. M. (2016), Child labor: Islamic perspective. ESTEEM Academic Journal, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 15-30. (Universiti Teknologi Mara, Malaysia).
  1. Hossain, D. M., Ahmad, N. N. N. and Siraj, S. A. (2016), Marxist Feminist Perspective of Corporate Social Disclosures. Asian Journal of Accounting and Governance, Vol. 7, pp. 11-25. (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Web of Science).  
  1. Eddine, C. O. H., Abdullah, S. N., Hamid, F. A. and Hossain, D. M. (2015), The determinants of intellectual capital disclosure: a meta-analysis review, Journal of Asia Business Studies, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 232 – 250. (Emerald, Scopus, ESCI).
  1. Ahmad, N. N. N. and Hossain, D. M. (2015), Climate Change and Global Warming Discourses and Disclosures in the Corporate Annual Reports: A Study on the Malaysian Companies, Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 172, pp. 246 – 253. (Elsevier)
  1. Hossain, D. M., Karim, M. K. N. A., and Eddine, C. O. H. (2014), Earnings management and Islam, Labunan e-journal of Muamalat and Society, Vol. 8, pp. 87-97. (Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia).
  1. Hossain, D. M (2014), The Development of Social and Environmental Reporting Research on Bangladeshi Organizations: A Postcolonial Critique, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 9-20. (Australia).
  1. Hossain, D. M. and Diah, N. M. (2014), Corporate contribution in the health sector: the case of Bangladeshi banking companies, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 30-33. (Australia)
  1. Hossain, D. M. (2014), Sustainable development and Islam: Is religious teaching invalid?, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 10-17. (Australia)
  1. Hossain, D. M. (2013), Social capital and microfinance: A case of Grameen Bank, Bangladesh, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 13-21. (Australia)
  1. Hossain, D.M. and Mustari, S. (2013), Ibn Khaldun on the Aspects of Making a Living: A Socio-Economic Analysis, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 60-69. (Australia)
  1. Hossain, D. M. (2012), Mixed Method Research: An Overview, Postmodern Openings, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 137-151. (Romania)
  1. Hossain, D. M. and Chowdhury,  M. J. A. (2012), Climate Change and Corporate Environmental Responsibility, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 4-13. (Australia)
  1. Hossain, D. M. and Hossain, M. (2012), Social Entrepreneurs in Bangladesh, International Journal of Research in Commerce, IT & Management, Vol. 2, No. 9, pp. 7-12. (India)
  1. Siddiqui, J., Chowdhury, R. R. and Hossain, D.M. (2011), Embracing change? An update of the IFAC compliance programme in a less developed economy, Current Politics and Economics in South, Southeastern and Central Asia, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 57-97.(Nova Publishers, USA)
  1. Hossain, D.M. (2011), Qualitative Research Process, Postmodern Openings, Vol.7, No.7, pp. 143-155. (Romania).
  1. Khan, A. R., Hossain, D. M. and Siddiqui, J. (2011). Corporate Ownership Concentration and Audit Fees: The Case of an Emerging Economy, Advances in Accounting, Incorporating Advances in International Accounting, Vol.27, No.1, June, pp. 125-131 (Scopus, Elsevier).
  1. Hossain, D. M., Mazumder, M. M. M. and Alam, M. S. (2010). Corporate Social Responsibility Practices in Bangladesh: A Survey on the Perceptions of the People Working in the Corporate Sector, The Bangladesh Accountant, Vol. 68, No. 39, pp. 98-101.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D.M. and Hossain, M. (2009), Re-translation in the defence Industry – Strategies to Diversify from defence Sector to Civil Sector: A Case Study of Rolls-Royce, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XXX, No. 2, pp. 53-73. (Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D.M. and Haider, B. (2009), Training for entrepreneurship: an exploratory study in Bangladesh, The ICFAI University Journal of Soft Skills, Vol.3, No.3&4, pp. 58-71(India).
  1. Hoque, M., Akter, M. and Hossain, D.M. (2008), A Review on the Balanced Scorecard and Its Development for Implementation in Private Universities of Bangladesh, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XXIX, No. 2, pp. 1-21.(Bangladesh).
  1. Chowdhury, R.R., Khan, N.H., Ali, M.M. and Hossain, D.M. (2008), Promoting Accountability in the Public Sector in Bangladesh: The State Audit Perspective, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XXIX, No. 1, pp. 105-114. (Bangladesh).
  1. Bhuiyan, M.H.U., Hossain, D.M. and Biswas, P.K. (2007), Audit Committee in Banks: Current Regulatory Framework and Disclosure Practices in Bangladesh, The Cost and Management, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 5-18.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D. M. and Khan, A. R. (2007), Audit committee: a summary of findings of some existing literature, The Cost and Management, Vol. 34, No. 5, pp. 40-57. (Bangladesh)
  1. Hoque, M., Akter, M. and Hossain, D.M. (2006), Six-Sigma and Total Quality Management: A Comparison, The Cost and Management, Vol. XXXIV, No. 2, pp. 5-18.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D.M. (2006), A Literature Survey on Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurship in Bangladesh, Southeast University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. II, No. 1, pp. 85-100.(Bangladesh).
  1. Islam, M.A. and Hossain, D.M. (2006), Audit Independence in Case of Government Audit in Bangladesh, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XXVII, No. 1, pp. 131-142.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D. M. and Khan, A. R. (2006), Disclosure on Corporate Governance Issues in Bangladesh: A Survey of the Annual Reports, The Bangladesh Accountant, January-March, pp. 95-99. (Bangladesh).
  1. Hoque, M., Akter, M. and Hossain, D.M. (2005), Linking Knowledge Management with Balanced Scorecard, Dhaka University Journal of Marketing, Vol.8, June, pp. 87-100.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D.M., Salat, A. and Amin, A. (2005), Voluntary Disclosure on Corporate Social Responsibility: A Study on the Annual Reports of Bangladeshi Companies, The Bangladesh Accountant, Vol.47, No. 12, April-June, pp.28-34. (Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D.M., Khan, A.R. and Yasmin, I. (2004), The Nature of Voluntary Disclosures on Human Resource in the Annual Reports of Bangladeshi Companies,  Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XXV, No. 1, pp. 221-231.(Bangladesh).
  1. Khan, A.R., Siddiqui, J. and Hossain, D.M. (2004), Reporting on Corporate Governance as a Voluntary Disclosure: A Study on the Annual Reports of BEXIMCO Group, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XXV, No. 1, pp. 147-166. (Bangladesh).
  1. Hoque, M., Akter, M. and Hossain, D.M. (2004), The Application of Quality Function Deployment (QFD) in Target Cost Allocation: A Health Care Scenario, Dhaka University Journal of Marketing, Vol.7, June, pp. 43-59.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D.M. (2004), An Analysis of the Mission Statements of Selected Bangladeshi Companies, Journal of Business Research, Vol.6, pp. 83-91.(Bangladesh).
  1. Hossain, D. M. and Amin, A. (2004), The nature and importance of audit committee, The Bangladesh Accountant, April-June, pp. 66-68. (Bangladesh)
  1. Amin, A. and Hossain, D. M. (2003), Economic Value Addition: From stakeholder’s point of view, The Bangladesh Accountant, October, pp. 106-108. (Bangladesh)

 

Books/Book Chapters:

  1. Hossain, D. M., Haider, M. B. and Salat, A. (2017). Corporate reporting on climate change and global warming: a literature survey and agenda for future research. In Daniels, J. A. (ed.), Advances in Environmental Research, Vol. 55, pp. 171- 192, Nova Publishers, New York.
  2. Hossain, D. M. and Akter, M. (2011). Divergence in Managerial Accounting Practices: An Analysis of the Findings of Some Existing Literature, Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany.
  1. Hossain, D.M. (2010), Social Responsibility Practices of Business Organizations: Bangladesh Perspective, in Williams, G. (ed.), Responsible Management in Asia Perspectives on CSR, Palgrave Macmillan, UK.
  1. Hossain, D.M., Akter, M. and Hoque, M.(2011),Contemporary Issues in Strategic Management Accounting: Six Lecture Modules, Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany.

Other Contributions:

  1. Hossain, D. M., Akter, M. and Hoque, M. (2011). The Role of Concurrent Engineering in New Product Development: A General Reading for the Management Practitioners in Bangladesh, Souvenir of the 7th Reunion of the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  1. Akter, M., Hoque, M. and Hossain, D. M. (2009). An Overview of Target Costing: A General Reading for the Management Practitioners in Bangladesh, Souvenir of Accounting Week of the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

3. Diah, N. M., Hossain, D. M., Mustari, S. and Ramli, N. S. (2014), An Overview of the Anthropological Theories, International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, Vol. 4, No. 10(1), pp. 155-164. (USA).

4. Hossain, D. M. (2013), Do the Ideas of the ‘Myths of Matriarchy’ Prevail in the Modern World?, Journal of Arts, Science and Commerce, Vol. IV, No. 2, pp. 115-120. (India)

5. Hossain, D.M. and Karim, M. M. S. (2013), Postmodernism: Issues and Problems, Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 173-181. (Japan)

6. Chowdhury, M. J. A. and Hossain, D. M. (2010). Conflict and Schooling of Household Members: Experience from the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) Region in Bangladesh, Journal of Asian Studies for Intellectual Collaboration, Rikkyo University AIIC. pp. 30-42. (Japan).

7. Hossain, D. M. (2013), Socio-economic Situation of the Indigenous People in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) of Bangladesh, Middle East Journal of Business, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 22-30. (Australia).

8. Hossain, D.M. and Mustari, S. (2012), A Critical Analysis of Herbert Spencer’s Theory of Evolution, Postmodern Openings, Vol. 3, No. 2, June, pp. 55-66.(Romania).

 

Local/ International Conferences

  1. Social Capital and Microfinance: The Case of Grameen Bank, Bangladesh. Conference Program of International Foundation for Research and Development (IFRD) on June 15, 2013 in Lankawi, Malaysia
  1. Presented research paper titled “Climate Change and Global Warming Discourses and Disclosures in the Corporate Annual Reports: A Study on the Malaysian Companies” in the Global Conference on Business and Social Sciences on December 15, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia.
  1. Co-authored research paper titled “The Determinants of Intellectual Capital Disclosure: A Meta-analysis Review” presented in the Global Conference on Business and Social Sciences on December 15, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia.
  1. Co-authored research paper titled “Reflection of Maqasid-al-Shariah in CSR practices of the Islamic Banks: a case study of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited ” presented in the International Conference on Maqasid-al-Shariah in Public Policy and Governance on 15-16 June, 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  1. Co-authored research paper titled “Corporate risk reporting: current trends and future research avenues” presented in the 2nd International Conference on Business and Economics on 30-31 October, 2017 in University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.  

 

 

Experience as Reviewer

Reviewed articles for the following journals:

  1. Journal of Business Ethics. (Springer).
  2. Asian Journal of Women’s Studies. (Routledge, ISI, Scopus)
  3. Asian Journal of Business and Accounting. (University of Malaya, Malaysia. Web of Science, Scopus).
  4. Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education. (Emerald, ESCI, Scopus).
  5. Asian Social Science. (Canadian Center of Science and Education).
  6. Southeast University Journal of Business Studies. (Southeast University, Dhaka, Bangladesh).

 

 

Awards

 

  1. Received the Best Student Award of the Faculty of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences (IRKHS) for the degree of Master of Human Sciences (Sociology and Anthropology) on the 29th Convocation of International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) on November, 2013.
  1. Received International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) Postgraduate Assistantship for the year 2014/15.