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Md Farid Hossain, PhD Candidate

Md Farid Hossain, PhD Candidate

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Md Farid Hossain is a PhD researcher in the Department of Asian and Policy Studies, at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK), where he has been assigned to the research centre – Centre for Greater China Studies. From 2011 to 2014 he was a Lecturer and Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Jagannath University (Bangladesh). He has also been working as a faculty member in the Department of Government and Politics at Jahangirnagar University (Bangladesh) since 2014.

He obtained his Bachelor of Social Science (BSS) degree in Government and Politics from Jahangirnagar University and two Master’s degrees, one in Government and Politics from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, another in Public Policy Analysis from the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo, Japan under the prestigious Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) Scholarship. He was awarded the prestigious Hong Kong Ph.D. Fellowship for his Ph.D. study at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK), he was a recipient of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government Scholarship- 2019 for his research visit to the Malmo University and Linnaeus University, Sweden. He was also awarded Outbound Reaching Scholarship 2018-19 from the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Science, The Education University of Hong Kong, for his outbound research. He has published widely in the areas of international relations, international political economy, Chinese soft power, and development in Asia. Mr. Hossain presented several research papers at The Education University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong), Lingnan University (Hong Kong), GRIPS (Japan), Kobe University (Japan), Malmo University (Sweden), Jahangirnagar University (Bangladesh), Jagannath University (Bangladesh), Satyapriya Roy College of Education (India), and Jadavpur University (India).

  • PhD Researcher (The Education University of Hong Kong)
  • Master of Social Science in Government and Politics (Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh)
  • Master of Arts in Public Policy (National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan)
  • Bachelor of Social in Government and Politics (Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh)
  • International Political Economy
  • Chinese Soft Power
  • Chinese Infrastructure, Investment, and Capital Flows in South Asia

Book Chapters

Hossain, M. F., Shi, Y. & Jahan, M. (2020). Effects of Coronavirus Pandemic Crisis Narratives on Public Perception of Risk: A Comparative Case Study of Social Construction of Risk. In Covid-19 and Its Impact on South Asia. Routledge. (forthcoming).

Hossain, M. F. (2018). Changes and Challenges in Higher Education of Bangladesh: Perspectives of Jahangirnagar University. In Education in The Age of Globalization: Policy, Practice, and Perspectives. APH Publishing Corporation, New Delhi.

 

Articles:

Hossain, M. F. (2021). Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: Pros and cons for China’s Soft Power Projection. Asian Politics & Policy, (Wiley), (forthcoming).

Hossain M. F. & Jahan, M. (2017). India-Japan Relations: Factors, Trends and Prospects. Journal of the Asian Politics and Society (JAPS), Center for Asian Studies, Department of Political Science, University of Chittagong, Chittagong: Bangladesh, 1(1)

Hossain, M. F.  (2017). Myanmar: Problems and new Vicissitudes in Politics. Asian Studies, Jahangirnagar University Journal of the Department of Government and Politics, Dhaka: Bangladesh, 36 (6).

Hossain, M. F. (2017). Millennium Development Goals Progress and Challenges for Sustainable Development: Bangladesh Case. The Islamic University Studies Journal, Faculty of Arts and Social Science, Islamic University, Kushtia: Bangladesh, 16(2).

Hossain, M. F. (2016). Old Age Security System in Bangladesh: Experiences and Expectations. The Jahangirnagar Review. Part II, Vol. XL. 147-157.

Jahan, M. & Hossain, M. F.  (2016). Bangladesh-India Relations: Some Critical Observations on Land-enclaves Transfer Agreement. Asian Studies, Jahangirnagar University Journal of the Department of Government and Politics, Dhaka: Bangladesh, 35 (6), 49-58.

Hossain, M. F. (2015). Torture on Workers in Bangladesh Ready-Made Garment Sector. Asian Studies, Jahangirnagar University Journal of the Department of Government and Politics, Dhaka: Bangladesh, 34 (6), 93-104.

Haque, M. M. & Hossain, M. F. (2013). Condition for Peace in South Asia: An Overview. Asian Studies, Jahangirnagar University Journal of the Department of Government and Politics, Dhaka: Bangladesh, 32 (6), 175-179.