Faculty Profile

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  • University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh House 56, Road 4/A, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209
  • M.Sc (International Master of Environmental Science, University of Cologne, Germany)
    MS (Botany major in Biodiversity and Conservation, University of Chittagong)
    B.Sc(Hons) (Botany, University of Chittagong)

Areas of Interest
Disaster Risk Reduction
CSR
Vulnerability Assessment
Climate Change Adaptation
Biodiversity and Conservation

Joy Bhowmik

Lecturer & Research Associate

Overview

Mr. Bhowmik has more than 3 years of working experience in teaching, environmental education, conservation volunteering and community capacity development. He worked on the assessment of floral diversity of the Kutubdia Island including ecosystem conservation and explored the impact of climate change on the coastal ecosystems. I have qualitative research experience on disaster risk reduction, focused on landslide hazard in Chittagong Metropolitan City.

He also worked as a research intern at the adaptation programme of the UNFCCC secretariat in Bonn, Germany. His works include climate finance, implementing National Adaptation Plans and preparing policy discussion document on sustainable livelihood diversification. He was engaged in the communication and outreach of the worldwide successful adaptation activities and social media promotion of the UNCCD. I assisted several NGOs in different research activities in the field of environmental law and natural resource management. He is interested in perusing further research on ecosystem and community based adaptation, land use and food security, renewable energy and the community development activities that focus on lifestyle improvement for the marginalized communities.

Research & Awards

  • Best CSR practices in the RMG sectors of Bangladesh
  • Understanding social vulnerability for the future preparedness of landslide hazard: A case study of Chittagong Metropolitan City, Bangladesh
  • Assessment of plant diversity and impact of climate change on the floral diversity of kutubdia island.
  • Socio-economic impact of river erosion: A case study of Sirajganj district Bangladesh
  • Building resilience to landslide hazard: A case study of Chittagong Metropolitan City, Bangladesh

  • Socio-economic impact of river erosion: A case study of Sirajganj district Bangladesh
    Building resilience to landslide hazard: A case study of Chittagong Metropolitan City, Bangladesh

Publications

Books

Bhowmik, J., Selim,S. A., & Saha, S. K. (2017). Greening ULAB, Pioneering the Campus Sustainability Program in Bangladesh. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Center for Sustainable Development (CSD). ISBN: 978-984-34-2827-1

Journal Articles

Deb, U.K., Shahriar, M., Bhowmik, J. and Chowdury, M.K.H. (2017) The Effect of Irradiance Related Temperature on Microalgae Growth In a Tubular Photo Bioreactor for Cleaner Energy American Journal of Computational Mathematics, 7, 371-384.

https://doi.org/10.4236/ajcm.2017.73026

Program Affiliations

Courses Taught

The University of 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.