Faculty Profile

  • M.A. in English (Chittagong University) Bangladesh
    B.A. in English (Chittagong University) Bangladesh

Areas of Interest
Victorian Literature, Fiction and non-fiction, Diaspora Writing, Theater and Adaptation

Nadia Rahman

Assistant Professor

Overview

She has over ten years of academic experience at university level teaching. She has also worked in different key administrative posts within the university as well as being involved with the theater club for three years. She has been with ULAB since 2011 and prior to this She worked at Stamford University, Bangladesh for five years and at Premier University, Chittagong for more than two years. Currently, She is the Course Coordinator of BA in English.

Research & Awards

Current Project:
A Study of Adaptation of Foreign Texts by the Major Theater Groups in Bangladesh.
Funded by University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh

Awards:
Study of the U.S. Institute (SUSI) Scholars Program 2016 on Contemporary American Literature from June 10 to July 23, 2016 at University of Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A.
ULAB Vice Chancellor’s Excellence Awards 2014 for Service to the University Community

ULAB Educator of the Month, October 2012

Publications

Journal Articles

Rahman, N., & Zaman, T. (2016). Theater in Bangladesh. MargASIA: Journal of Centre for Asian Studies 4.1 (Summer 2016), 22-25.

 Rahman, N., & Zaman, T. (2015). The Unheard Stories of Sophocles’s Jocasta and Manto’s Women: Addressing Social Taboos through Experimental Adaptations in Bangladeshi Theater. Crossings: A Journal Of English Studies 6, 158-170.

Rahman, N., & Zaman, T. (2014).  Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard in Bangladesh: A Study of the Cultural Implications of Dramatic Adaptation. Crossings: A Journal of English Studies 4 & 5, 117-124. 

Rahman, N., & Parvin, S. (2014). Motivation and Skill Based English Language Learning in Bangladesh. Outlooks: VUB Studies in Language, Literature and Culture 2, 23-36.

Rahman, N. (2011). Effect of Imperialism and Cultural Hegemony on Learners of English as a Foreign Language. Crossings: ULAB Journal of English Studies 3, 291-297.

Rahman, N., and Matin, Z. N. (2009-10). Use of Mass Media in English Language Teaching: Some Reflections. Stamford University Journal of English V, 174-182.

Rahman, N. (2009). Fears of Formal Speech Presentation in English: Some Thoughts and Practical Solutions. Crossings: ULAB Journal of English Studies 2, 206-216.

Rahman, N. (2008). Khushwant Singh: An Unequivocal Spokesman of Politics in Truth,  Love  & a Little Malice: An Autobiography.  Stamford University Journal of English IV, 104-115.

The Universityof Liberal Arts Bangladesh and its curricula are accredited by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh, and approved by the Ministry of Education, Government of People's Republic of Bangladesh.