Profile of Nasreen Rafiq

Profile of Nasreen Rafiq

Nasreen Rafiq
Professor
Department of Geography & Environment
Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Email: nrafiq.geoenv@du.ac.bd
Phone: 880-2-9661900/7260
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Masters Geography Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA United States 1986
Masters Geography (Thesis) University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1983
Bachelor Geography University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1981
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Gradute Research Assistantship, Dept of Geography, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 1986 United States Assisted in the research activities of the faculty members , Assisted in Cartographic Lab, Assisted in Computer Analysis Lab
International Graduate Summer Fellowship, Dept. of Geography, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 1984 United States Assisted in the research activities of the faculty members and wrote research papers.
International Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Dept. of Geography, Miami University, Oxford,Ohio 1984 United States Assisted faculty members in undergraduate classes, prepared question papers, examined answer scripts, delivered lectures, Assisted in the Cartographic Lab Assisted in the Computer Analysis Lab
National Merit Award 1975 Bangladesh Higher Secondary Certificate Examination Award
Research Interest
Subject Description
Gender Geography Contribution of Urban Poor Female Workers in the total household income, Typology of Female headed Households
Urban Environment Spatio-Temporal Change of Urban Land Use of Dhaka City , Water Logging, Urban Household waste management.
Urban Poor And Disadvantaged Children Quality of Life of Urban Poor in Bangladesh, Inventory of Projects and Services for Disadvantaged Children in Four major cities in Bangladesh.
Urbanization and Urban System Urbanization and Urban System study in Bangladesh, Challenges of Sustainable Urban Development in Bangladesh, Secondary cities in the urban system of Bangladesh
Urban Geography Rank-Size Distribution through Log-Log Regression Analysis, Residential Segregation study through Index of Dissimilarity, Urbanization in Bangladesh, Change and Pattern of Land use in Dhaka City through GIS and RS.,
Population Dynamics Mortality Pattern and Differentials, Female Child Mortality, Age and Sex Differentials in Mortality in rural and urban Bangladesh
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
M.Phil Urban Landuse Structure of Bangladesh : In search of a Model. Prof. Nazrul Islam Prof. Nasreen Rafiq Syeda Ishrat Nazia Urban Planning & Development of Bangladesh 2010
Masters Emergence and Need of Secondary Cities Towards decentralization in Urban Landscape of Bangladesh Prof. Nasreen Rafiq none Mahjabin Rahman Urban System 2009
Masters Changing pattern of Landuse in Dhaka City : A Spatio-Temporal Study Using Geographic Information and Remote Sensing. Prof. Nasreen Rafiq none Farzana Siddika Urban Landuse of Dhaka City 2009
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Co-Investigator Improving Local Capacity to Adapt Safety Net Programs to Climate Change : Assesment of tyhe Experience with Selected Safety Net Programs as Responce Mechanisms World Bank, Dhaka 01-01-2006 30-04-2006 Disaster research, Training & Management Centre (DRTMC), DU
Researcher/Consultant An Inventory of Projects and Services for the Disadvantaged Children in Bangladesh UNICEF, Dhaka 01-06-1991 31-08-1991 none
Research Associate An Empirical Study of Sal Forest Product Utilization in Bangladesh Ford Foundation 01-11-1990 31-12-1991 Environmental Survey and research Unit (ESRU)
Project Director Family Planning Service Project Family Planning International Assistance (FPIA) 01-11-1987 31-12-1988 Family Development Services and Research (FDSR)
Master's Thesis "Mortality Pattern and Differentials : A comparative Study Between Two Selected Rural and Urban Areas of Bangladesh 10-08-1983 Department of Geography, University of Dhaka
Graduate research work Derivative VS Indigenous Concepts in Geography Dept. of Geography,Miami University, Ohio
Graduate research work City-Size Distribution : A Case Study of Cincinnati & Indianapolis Urban System Dept. of Geography, Miami university. Ohio
Graduate research Work Impact of Original Surveys and Land Subdivision in Settlement Pattern in Ohios Dept. of Geography, Miami University, Ohio
Graduate research work Residential Segregation in Dallas City Dept. of Geography, Miami University, Ohio
Graduate research work Rank-Size Distribution : A Case Study of Indianapolis Urban System Dept. of Geography, Miami University, Ohio, USA
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Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Professor Dept. of Geography & Environment, DU Dhaka, Bagladesh 27-01-2010 Currently Working
Adjunct Faculty Dept. Of Environmental Sciences and Management, IUB Dhaka, Bangladesh 17-04-2009 10-04-2010
Associate Professor Dept. of Geography & Environment, DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 10-10-1998 26-01-2010
Assistant Professor Dept. of Geography & Environment, DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 01-07-1992 01-09-1998
Lecturer Dept. of Geography & Environment, DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 17-08-1988 30-07-1992
Graduate Teaching/ Research Assistant Dept. of Geography, Miami University Oxford, Ohio, USA 26-08-1984 24-08-1986
Lecturer Dept. of Geography & Environment. DU Dhaka, Bangladesh 01-01-1984 31-07-1984
Research Fellow Centre for Urban Studies Dhaka , Bangladesh
Book Section
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Farzana Siqqika and Nasreen Rafiq. "Detecting Landuse Change in Dhaka City Using GIS and RS Techniques.." Environment and Sustainable Development in Bangladesh. Hafiza Khatun, Nasreen Ahmad, AQM Mahbub, Humayun Kabir (eds) Dhaka: Dept. of Geography & Environment, Universitty of Dhaka, 2018 65 - 76 .
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Prof. Nasreen Rafiq. "Major Challenges of Sustainable Urban Development in Bangladesh." Environmental and Sustainable Development in Bangladesh, Geographical Perspective. Dr. Hafiza Khatun, Dr. Nasreen Ahmad, Dr. A.Q.M. Mahbub, Dr. Humayan Kabir (eds) Dhaka, Bangladesh: Dept. of Geography and Environment, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2018 23-48 .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Age Differentials in Mortality : A Comparative Study Between Rural And Urban Areas in Bangladesh.." Bangladesh Bhougolic Sameekhsya (Bangla). Nazrul Islam and Serajul Islam (eds) Dhaka: dept. of Geography, University of Dhaka., 1992 288-294 .
Journal Article
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Syeeda Ishrat Nazia, Nazrul Islam and and Nasreen Rafiq. "Urban Landuse Model : Bangladesh Perspective.." ভূগোল ও পরিবেশ র্জানাল (Journal of Geography and Environment) (2014) : 37-56 .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Towards Understanding Urban Growth Pattern through Log-Log Regression Analysis of City-Size Distribution in the Urban System of Bangladesh." Dhaka University Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences 1 , no.1, July (2010) : .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Book Review on " Human Settlement and Urban Development in Bangladesh" by Nazrul Islam." Orienral Geographer 45 , no.1 (2000) : .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Ensuring the Quality of Life to the Urban Poor Children in Dhaka City : PVDOs Interventions.." Oriental Geographer 44 , no.2 (2000) : .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Application of Index of Dissimilarity to Measure the Degree of Residential Segregation in Dallas City." Oriental Geographer 42 (1997) : .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Contribution of Urban Poor Working Women in the Total Family Income as Primary and Secondary Earners : A Micro Study.y." ভূগোল পত্রিকা (Journal of Geography) 16 (1997) : .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Contribution of Urban Poor Working Women as Active Earning Members : A Micro Study in Dhaka City.." Oriental Geographer 40 , no.1 & 2 (1996) : .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Female Child Mortality in Bangladesh : The Discrimination Against Women at the Root.." Oriental Geographer 35 , no.1 & 2, Jan & July (1991) : 21-31 .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Rank-Size Distribution : A Case Study of Indianalopios Urban System.." Oriental Geography 33 (1989) : 37-52 .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Book Review On " Renewable Energy, Progress & Prospects" by Stephen W. Sawyer. AAA Resource Publication in Geography.." Oriental Geographer 32 (1988) : 127-29 .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Age and Sex Differentials in Mortality in Rural And Urban Areas in Bangladesh: A Micro Study.." Oriental Geographer 32 (1988) : 99-114 .
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Book Review of "Health Care in Developing Countries" by Wilber M. Gester. AAG Resource Publication On Geography.." Oriental Geographer 29 & 30 , no.1 & 2 (1985) : 189-91 .
Conference Proceedings
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Nasreen Rafiq. "Spatio-Temporal Configurations of Female Abuses : A Case Study of Bangladesh." International Conference on Disaster : Issues and Gender Perspectives.45th AGM Bangladesh Geographical Society. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Geographical Society (BGS), 2000 .
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