Profile of Shahnaz Nilima

... Name Shahnaz Nilima
Designation Lecturer
Last Degree BS(Hons) MS (DU)
   

Master of Science(Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics),University of Dhaka, 2013

Result: GPA-3.97(out of 4.00), Position: First Class Second

Bachelor of Science(Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics), University of Dhaka, 2012

Result: GPA-3.93(out of 4.00), Position: First Class First

Higher Secondary Certificate(Science),Motijheel Model School and College,Dhaka,2008

Result: GPA-5.00(out of 5.00)

Secondary  School Certificate(Science),Ali Ahmed High School, Dhaka, 2006

Result: GPA-5.00(out of 5.00)

“Study on cottage industry to find the barriers behind the growth and development of the cottage industry”

 

Supervised by:Mohammed AhsanUddin,Associate Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka.

Shahnaz Nilima.2017. Under-five child mortality in Bangladesh: Classical and Bayesian approaches to Cox proportional hazard model.Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research. Vol. 30(1&2): 45-54.

v  Kanchan Kumar Sen and Shahnaz Nilima. 2018. Women’s Empowerment and it’s Determinants in Bangladesh: Evidence From A National Survey. Dhaka University Journal of Science. Vol.66(2): 129-134.

Lecturer, Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka.

Lecturer, Department of Statistics, Jagannath University.

Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, American International University-Bangladesh.

Teaching Fellow, Masters of Public Health (MPH), James P Grant School of Public Health(JPGSPH), BRAC Institute of Global Health, BRAC University.

v  Dean’s Award from the Faculty of Science, University of Dhaka.

v  Swargia Anima Rani Saha Memorial Gold Medal, 2012 at 49th convocation, University of Dhaka.

v  Qazi Motahar Hussain Award from the department of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka

v  Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation General Scholarship (2014) organized By Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation, University of Dhaka.

v  Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation General Scholarship (2013) organized By Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation, University of Dhaka.

v  Dhaka University Statistics Department Alumni Association (DUSDAA) Scholarship (Session: 2011-2012), University of Dhaka.

v  EBL-DUAA Scholarship (Session: 2011-2012) organized by Dhaka University Alumni Association & Eastern Bank Ltd.

v  First position in an essay writing competition on ‘Qazi Motahar Hussain and Statistics’ organized by Department of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of  Dhaka.

Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Public Health, Bioinformatics, Bayesian Analysis, Nonparametric Statistical Applications, Demographic and Econometric Analysis and Applications.

Lecturer, Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka.

Lecturer, Department of Statistics, Jagannath University.

Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, American International University-Bangladesh.

Teaching Fellow, Masters of Public Health (MPH), James P Grant School of Public Health(JPGSPH), BRAC Institute of Global Health, BRAC University.

SHAHNAZ NILIMA

 

Address:Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka,Dhaka-1000

Contact Number:01924922988

E-mail: s.nilima_du@yahoo.com

 

 

 

Profile Summary

 

Professional, committed, qualified person possessing excellent administrative, verbal communication and written skills along with constructive and effective teaching methods that promote a stimulating learning environment. Passionate about applying my skills and knowledge to exploit information required for high-calibre delivery of technical advice and improvement requirements.

 

 Experiences

 

 

  1. Lecturer, Department of Statistics, University of Dhaka.
  2. Lecturer, Department of Statistics, Jagannath University.
  3. Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, American International University-Bangladesh.
  4. Teaching Fellow, Masters of Public Health (MPH), James P Grant School of Public Health(JPGSPH), BRAC Institute of Global Health, BRAC University.

                           

Academic Qualification

 

  1. Master of Science(Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics),University of Dhaka, 2013

Result: GPA-3.97(out of 4.00), Position: First Class Second

  1. Bachelor of Science(Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics), University of Dhaka, 2012

Result: GPA-3.93(out of 4.00), Position: First Class First

  1. Higher Secondary Certificate(Science),Motijheel Model School and College,Dhaka,2008

Result: GPA-5.00(out of 5.00)

  1. Secondary  School Certificate(Science),Ali Ahmed High School, Dhaka, 2006

Result: GPA-5.00(out of 5.00)

 

Language Proficiency

 

English:Speaking, Reading, Writing

Bengali:Speaking, Reading, Writing

 

Computer Skills

 

Operating System:Windows XP Professional, Windows Seven

Application Packages:MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, LaTex

Programming:STATA, SPSS, Statistical Language R, SAS, FORTRAN, OpenBUGS

Areas of Teaching Interest

 

 

All the elementary and advanced courses in statistics including Basic Statistics, Basic Probability and Hypothesis Testing, Sampling Techniques, Design and Analysis of Experiments, Regression Analysis, Time Series Analysis, Categorical Data Analysis, Operations Research, Demography, Robust Statistics, Research Methodology, Mathematical Statistics, Multivariate Statistical Analyses, Order Statistics, Non-parametric Statistics, Statistical Inference, Stochastic Processes, Artificial Intelligence, Biostatistics, Econometrics etc.

Areas of Research Interest

 

 

Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Public Health, Bioinformatics, Bayesian Analysis, Nonparametric Statistical Applications, Demographic and Econometric Analysis and Applications.

 

Project Work

 

 

“Study on cottage industry to find the barriers behind the growth and development of the cottage industry”

 

Supervised by:Mohammed AhsanUddin,Associate Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka.

 

 

M.S. Thesis

 

Classical and Bayesian Approaches to Cox Proportional Hazard Model:  An Application to Under-Five Child Mortality Data in Bangladesh”

 

Supervised by: Dr. Wasimul Bari, Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka.

 

 

Publications

 

  1. Shahnaz Nilima.2017. Under-five child mortality in Bangladesh: Classical and Bayesian approaches to Cox proportional hazard model.Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research. Vol. 30(1&2): 45-54.
  2. Kanchan Kumar Sen and Shahnaz Nilima. 2018. Women’s Empowerment and it’s Determinants in Bangladesh: Evidence From A National Survey. Dhaka University Journal of Science. Vol.66(2): 129-134.

 

 

Scholarships and Awards

  1. Dean’s Award from the Faculty of Science, University of Dhaka.
  2. Swargia Anima Rani Saha Memorial Gold Medal, 2012 at 49th convocation, University of Dhaka.
  3. Qazi Motahar Hussain Award from the department of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka
  4. Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation General Scholarship (2014) organized By Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation, University of Dhaka.
  5. Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation General Scholarship (2013) organized By Ruqayyah Memorial Foundation, University of Dhaka.
  6. Dhaka University Statistics Department Alumni Association (DUSDAA) Scholarship (Session: 2011-2012), University of Dhaka.
  7. EBL-DUAA Scholarship (Session: 2011-2012) organized by Dhaka University Alumni Association & Eastern Bank Ltd.
  8. First position in an essay writing competition on ‘Qazi Motahar Hussain and Statistics’ organized by Department of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of  Dhaka.

 

References

 

Dr. Wasimul Bari

Professor

Department of Statistics

University of Dhaka

Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh

Contact no: 01675814036

Email: w_bari@yahoo.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. TaslimSazzadMallick

Associate Professor

Department of Statistics

University of Dhaka

Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh

Contact no: 01747424348

Email: tsmallick@yahoo.com