Profile of Dr. Nahid Rezwana

Profile of Dr. Nahid Rezwana

Dr. Nahid Rezwana
Associate Professor
Department of Geography & Environment
Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Email: shumona_1977@yahoo.com
Phone: 880-2-9661900/7278
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. Geography Durham University United Kingdom 2016
Masters Hazard and Disaster Management Kingston University United Kingdom 2009
Post Graduate Diploma Water Resource Development BUET Bangladesh 2004
Masters Geography and environment Dhaka University Bangladesh 1999
Bachelor Geography and Environment e Dhaka University Bangladesh 1998
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
Local Research Grant 2019 Bangladesh Research Grant ( 2019) from the Centre for Advanced Legal Studies, Dhaka University.
International Research Grant 2018 United States Research Grant 2018 from the USAID, USA.
International Research Grant 2016 United Kingdom Research Grant from UK.
Local Research grant 2016 Bangladesh Research grant from the DRTMC, Dhaka University.
International Doctoral Scholarships 2013 United Kingdom Doctoral Scholarships 2013
International Postgraduate Research Fund 2013 United Kingdom The Norman Richardson Postgraduate Research Fund 2013, UK
International Asia-Pacific Human Development Fellowship 2012 UNDP Asia-Pacific Human Development Fellowship 2012
Local Dhaka University Scholarship 1999 Bangladesh
Local Dhaka University Scholarship (B.Sc) 1997 Bangladesh
Research Interest
Subject Description
Geography Disasters, disaster management, vulnerability, gender, gender based violence, health and health care and Social Inequalities
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
Masters Impact of waterlogging on land use cover, economic and social life: Babadah Perspective Nahid Rezwana Mrittunjaya
Masters Coping Strategy to Floods at the House level: A Gendered Analysis Nahid Rezwana Iffat Korobi Sampa Geography
Masters Reproductive Health Problems and Healthcare Accessibility of Rural Women in Dendabor Village of Savar Upazila: A Geographical Analysis Nahid Rezwana Sonya Akter Geography
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
Disaster Gender-Based Violence during Disasters in the Coastal Region of Bangladesh and Legal Support: A Rights Based Analysis The Centre for Advanced Legal Studies, Dhaka University 01-05-2019 30-11-2019
Disaster River bank erosion and its impact on people’s life Self 01-12-2018 31-12-2019
Disaster The relationship between gender-based violence, disasters and location: A comparative study of flood prone regions in Bangladesh and UK CMMF,UK 01-10-2018 31-12-2019
Disaster, Gender, GIS Using and Elucidating OSM (OpenStreetMap) Data in Evacuation Plan during Cyclone Warning to Reduce Vulnerability of Women in Sharankhola, Bagerhat, Bangladesh USAID 30-06-2018 31-12-2018
Disaster Refusing safe shelter during cyclone warning: Dilemma or limitations? A case study of recent Cyclone Roanu in Bangladesh DRTMC 01-10-2016 31-05-2017
Disaster, Gender Understanding gender-based violence during disasters in the coastal region of Bangladesh CMMF, UK 01-07-2016 30-11-2017
Invited Talk
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No invited talk is found
SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
No Collaboration & Membership is found
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
National Consultant GIZ and Ministry of Environment and Forests, Bangladesh Dhaka 01-11-2016 30-06-2018 Gender and Livelihood Specialist, Climate Finance Governance Project
Teacher (Part time) Department of Geography, Durham University UK 01-11-2012 30-06-2013
Faculty Bangladesh University of Professionals Dhaka 01-06-2012 31-10-2012
Associate Professor Dhaka University Dhaka 09-07-2005 Currently Working
Lecturer Dhaka Imperial College Dhaka 01-05-2004 08-07-2005
Lecturer Salimullah (Degree) College Dhaka 01-11-2002 31-12-2002
Assistant Editor Bhugol O Poribesh journal Dhaka
Book
1
Hasse Goosen, Tanvir Hasan, Sanjib Kumar Saha, Nahid Rezwana, Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga, Ghislain Dubois, Md. Rejaur Rahman and Mohammad Assaduzzaman. Report ''Nationwide Climate Vulnerability Assessment in Bangladesh''. Joint publication of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of the People‘s Republic of Bangladesh and GIZ., 2018 .
2
Nahid Rezwana. Disasters, Gender and Access to Healthcare: Women in Coastal Bangladesh. London: The Routledge, Taylor & Francis Groups, UK., 2018 .
3
Nahid Rezwana and Rachel Pain. Report ''Understanding Gender-based violence during disasters in the coastal region of Bangladesh''. Newcastle, UK: Newcastle University, 2017 .
4
Kamal Siddiqui,, Nahid Rezwana, Sayeedul Huq, Kaniz Siddique, Jamshed Ahmed, Abul Hossain and Shah Nazimud-Doula. Social Formation in Dhaka 1985-2005. London, UK.: Ashgate Publishers, London, UK., 2010 .
Book Section
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Nahid Rezwana, Rachel pain, Sahdan and Z.. "''Trauma, Gender and Space." The Routledge International Handbook of Gender and Feminist Geographies,. Anindita Datta, Peter Hopkins, Lynda Johnston, Elizabeth Olson, and Joseli Maria Silva (eds.) London: Routledge, UK., 2019 .
2
Nahid Rezwana. "Refusing safe shelter during cyclone warning: a case study of Cyclone Roanu in Bangladesh." Environment and Sustainable Development in Bangladesh, Geographical Perspectives. Khatun, H. et al. eds. Dhaka: Department of Geography and Environment, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh., 2018 .
3
Nahid Rezwana, Ahsan and R.M. "Reproductive Health Problems of Poor Women in Tongi Slums and Two Villages of Gazipur District: A Geographic Analysis." Gender Geography, a reader Bangladesh perspective. Ahsan, R.M., Ahmad, N. and Khatun, H., eds. Dhaka: The Bangladesh Geographical Society, Bangladesh., 2005 .
Journal Article
1
Nibedita S. Ray-Bennett, Denise M. J. Corsel, Nimisha Goswami and Nahid Rezwana (as Peer Reviewer). "Understanding reproductive health challenges during a flood: insights from Belkuchi Upazila, Bangladesh." Gates Open Research 2019 (2019) : .
2
Nahid Rezwana, Akhter and S.R. "Issues and challenges of Dhaka University residential area: An empirical study." Social Science Review: The Dhaka University Studies (2014) : 31(2): 191-206. .
3
Nahid Rezwana. "Factors affecting women’s accessibility to the reproductive health care facilities in Bangladesh." Oriental Geographer (2014) : (54):57-70. .
4
Nahid Rezwana. "The prospect of Dinajpur Zilla as a tourist spot: A geographic analysis." Bhugol O Poribesh Journal (2006) : (6):85 .
5
Nahid Rezwana. "Reproductive Health Environment and the Poor Women’s Problem in Bangladesh : Urban and Rural areas.." Bangladesh Environment (2) (2002) : 1156. .
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