Department of Science & Humanities (SH)

Dr. Md Sharif Hossain

Assistant Professor, Department of Science & Humanities (SH)


Faculty Profile


Name: Dr. Md Sharif Hossain

Designation: Assistant Professor


Contact Number: 01909089179, 01705257855


Room: 9th Floor, Sc & Hum Dept., General Mustafiz Tower, MIST.

Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.


ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE [add only graduation and above]

  • Ph.D. in Economics

Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

  • M.A. in Economics

Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

  • B.A. in Economics

Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India





  • Awarded as Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Science & Humanities including

Social Sciences to Foreign Students from Developing Countries by the UGC, Govt. of

India for the year 2013-2014 & 2014-2015.



RESEARCH INTERESTS [you might add only selected/notable publications]

Research Domain: Poverty Alleviation, Microcredit, Women Empowerment



  • Md Sharif Hossain and Mohd Azam Khan “Financial Sustainability of Microfinance Institution of Bangladesh” Developing Country Studies, Vol.6, No.6, 2016


  • Md Sharif Hossain “Women Empowerment through Microfinance in Bangladesh” European Journal of Business and Management, Vol.7, No.17, 2015.


  • Md Sharif Hossain (2014), “Contribution of the Palli karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) in Microfinance Sector in Bangladesh” European Academic Research Vol. II, Issue 4/ July 2014.



  • Participated in “Ten Days Workshop on Research Methodology” Organized by Department of Economics, University of Allahabad, Allahabad. Sponsored by ICSSR in 2015.


  • Participated in “Ten Days Workshop on Research Methodology for Ph.D. students in Social Sciences” Organized by Department of Economics, A.M.U., Aligarh. Sponsored by ICSSR in 2014.


  • Successfully completed Six Months Course Work Programme on Ph.D. conducted by the Department of Economics, Aligarh Muslim University.

Book Chapter:

Ashrafuzzaman; Hossain, Sharif; Hasan, Adib; Alam, Mohammad; (2022). Consumer Behavior Change and Data Analytics in the Socio-Digital Era: The Impact of Social Media and Digital Marketing on Consumer Behavior. IGI Global Publication.














Economic Growth & Development

International Economics




  1. Worked as a per-time FACULTY MEMBER, Department of Humanities, Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology, Raojan, Chittagong.


  1. FACULTY MEMBER, Department of Sc. & Hum, Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST), Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.
    Duration: July, 2019 – Present.


ANY OTHER FIELD (if necessary)



  • Played as a CAPTAIN of football team of Muhshinul Mulk Hall, A.M.U. in 2010-2011 sessions.
  • Played Inter-hall Cricket tournament in the team of Muhshinul Mulk Hall, A.M.U.
  • Also knows to play Badminton, Carom.