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  • University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh House 56, Road 4/A, Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209
  • M.Phil. (English Literature), University of Dhaka, 2016

    M.A. (English Language and Literature), Jahangirnagar University, 2004

    B.A. (English Language and Literature), Jahangirnagar University, 2003

Areas of Interest
Romanticism and Education, Internal colonization, Drama, Literary Theories

Md. Muntasir Mamun

Assistant Professor

Overview

Muntasir Mamun has more than fifteen years of teaching experience at university level in English Language and Literature. He began his career as a lecturer at Eastern University, Dhanmondi, where he taught courses in both the Honours and Masters programs from 2004 to 2011. In addition to teaching there, he worked as the coordinator for the Cultural Club for more than four years. He has also taught at ASA University from 2011 to 2013. Muntasir joined ULAB’s Department of English and Humanities as an Assistant Professor in 2013 and has been teaching here since. At ULAB, he serves as the Advisor for the club Theatre ULAB, and encourages and motivates students to become involved in cultural activities. He also coordinates the department’s annual cultural competition Eng. Lit. Meet.

Research & Awards

Certifications:

  • Certified for attendingworkshop on Academic Research, Publication & Teaching Skills at North South University on 27 and 28 May 2018.
  • Certified for successfully completing fLTR Training Workshop: 3 days training on active learning, teaching and research organized by fLTR supported by UGC (5 to 7 January 2017).
  • Certified for successfully completing a semester long Professional Development Module in English Language Teaching in Spring,2014 (from January to June 2014).
  • Certified for attending the day-long workshop titled “Bridging the Gap: Facilitating Student-Centered Learning” on November 1, 2014.
  • Certified for successfully completing "Shaping the Way We Teach English Webinar Course 11"in Spring,2014.

Current Project:

  • Syntactic Analysis of Tripura-Bangla Code-switching: A Case Study of Internal Colonization in Indigenous Community of Bangladesh.

Work Experience:

1.Position: Assistant Professor.

  • Organization/Institution:University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh.
  • Level: both undergraduate and graduate.
  • Area of Teaching: Fundamentals of English, Introduction to Drama, Romantic Poetry, Shakespeare, Literary Theories
  • Duration: September’ 2013 till date

Responsibilities:

  • Teaching literature courses of B.A (Hons) and M.A in English program following a lesson plan of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, case studies, assignments, presentations, etc.
  • Providing individualized tutorial/remedial instructions to the students.
  • Developing course curriculum and preparing teaching materials and outlines for courses.
  • Administering course examinations, evaluating answer-scripts, preparing and publishing results.
  • Advising courses and providing other academic services to a particular batch of students selected by the Department.
  • Coordinating the activities of ENG.LIT.MEET for DEH, ULAB.
  • Advisor to the drama club of the University Theatre ULAB .

2.Position: Assistant Professor of English

  • Organization/Institution:ASA University Bangladesh.
  • Level: both undergraduate and graduate.
  • Duration: October’2011 to September’ 2013.

Responsibilities:

  • Teaching literature courses of B.A (Hons) and M.A in English program following a lesson plan of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, case studies, assignments, presentations, etc.
  • Providing individualized tutorial/remedial instructions to the students.
  • Developing course curriculum and preparing teaching materials and outlines for courses.
  • Administering course examinations, evaluating answer-scripts, preparing and publishing results.
  • Advising courses and providing other academic services to a particular batch of students selected by the Department.
  • Coordinating the M.A. in English Literature Program.
  • Coordinating the activities of the English Club of the University.
  • Advisor to the Drama Club and the Debating Club of the University

3.Position: Assistant Professor (Adjunct Faculty)

  • Organization/Institution:University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh.
  • Level: Undergraduate students
  • Area of Teaching: Fundamentals of English; Skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and writing; vocabulary.
  • Duration: May’ 2013 - September’ 2013

Responsibilities:

  • Preparing Course Outlines.
  • Designing and preparing learning materials.
  • set and mark tests and exercises.
  • check Exam Papers.
  • Supervising and advising students .

4. A. Position: Assistant Professor of English

  • Organization/Institution:Eastern University.
  • Level: both undergraduate and graduate.
  • Duration: July’2011- September’2011.

B. Position: Senior Lecturer of English

  • Organization/Institution:Eastern University.
  • Level: both undergraduate and graduate.
  • Duration: July’2006 - June 2011.

C. Position: Lecturer of English

  • Organization/Institution:Eastern University.
  • Level: both undergraduate and graduate.
  • Duration: June’2004 - June’2006.

Responsibilities:

  • Teaching language and literature courses of B.A (Hons) and M.A in English program following a lesson plan of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, case studies, assignments, presentations, etc.
  • Teaching English language foundation courses of B.B.A, L.LB (Hons) and E.E.E (Hons) programs of the university.
  • Providing individualized tutorial/remedial instructions to the students.
  • Developing course curriculum and preparing teaching materials and outlines for courses.
  • Administering course examinations, evaluating answer-scripts, preparing and publishing results.
  • Advising courses and providing other academic services to a particular batch of students selected by the Department.
  • Coordinating the M.A. (ELL) Program.
  • Coordinating the activities of the Cultural Club of the University.

 

Publications

Books

Mamun, M. M. (2018). Education Movements and William Wordsworth. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Perspectives in Higher Education, 3(1). https://doi.org/10.32674/jimphe.v3i1.633

Mamun, M. M.&Saleheen, M.S. (2014). New Historicism and Humayun Ahmed’s Jochhona oJononirGolpo.ASA University Review,8 (15).

Mamun, M. M. (2012). William Wordsworth’s and Jean Jacques Rousseau’s Concept of Education and its Relevance to the 21st Century. ASA University Review, 6 (11).

Mamun, M. M.& Islam, A. (2012).NgugiwaThiong’o’s Techniques in Representing the Period of Decolonization in A Grain of Wheat.The Eastern University Journal, 4(2).

Saleheen, M.S., Mamun, M. M.& Sultana, Nafisa (2011). Motivating EFL Learners: A Study on the Students of Business Studies.Outlooks: VUB Studies in Language, Literature and Culture, 2 (1).

Mamun, M. M. & Islam, A. (2011). Cultural Encounter in Things Fall Apart.Explorer: Journal of Faculty of Humanities and Law, 3, (1& 2).

Saleheen, M.S.&Mamun, M. M. (2011). Classroom Practices in Teaching English at Tertiary Level in Bangladesh.The Eastern University Journal, 3(2).

Mamun, M. M. & Islam, A. (2010). The Bee Poems: Plath’s Desire to Recover a Self.The Eastern University Journal, 2(2).

Journal Articles

“The Bee Poems: Plath’s Desire to Recover a Self”
Reference: The Eastern University Journal, Volume 2, Issue 2, July 2010, ISSN No. 1998- 7889

“Classroom Practices in Teaching English at Tertiary Level in Bangladesh.”   
The Eastern University Journal, Vol.3, Issue 2, January 2011, ISSN No. 1998- 7889.

“Cultural Encounter in Things Fall Apart.”
Explorer: Journal of Faculty of Humanities and Law , Volume 3, No. 1& 2, 2010, ISSN No. 1998-5568

  “Motivating EFL Learners: A Study on the Students of Business Studies.”
Outlooks: VUB Studies in Language, Literature and Culture, Volume 2, October 2014, ISSN No. 2079- 7478.

“Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s Techniques in Representing the Period of Decolonization in A Grain of Wheat.
The Eastern University Journal, Volume 4, Issue 2, July 2012, ISSN No. 1998- 7889

“William Wordsworth’s and Jean Jacques Rousseau’s Concept of Education and its Relevance to the 21st Century.”
ASA University Review, Volume 6, Issue 11, July 2012, ISSN No. 1997- 6925.

“New Historicism and Humayun Ahmed’s Jochhona  o Jononir Golpo.
ASA University Review, Volume 8, Issue 15, July - December '2014, ISSN No. 1997- 6925.

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