Department of English

Md. Sajjad Hossain
Head, Department Of English
Assistant Professor
Cell No: 01716173548
Email: [email protected]

Md. Sajjad Hossain has received his B.A. (Hons) in English and M.A. from Dhaka University. Besides, he holds a professional Masters degree in Speech & Language Pathology (PMSLP) from Department of Communication Disorders of the same university. He has passion for teaching and training students and professionals, especially in the areas of language, communication and continuous professional development (CPD). His areas of interest are: Applied Linguistics, English Language Teaching, Psycholinguistics & Neurolinguistics, Language Disorders, Corpus Linguistics and Language Technology, Computational Linguistics & NLP, Modern Poetry and Cultural Studies.

He is involved in research activities and recent developments in related areas of his interest at home and abroad. Mr. Hossain participated in different national and international conferences, seminars and training sessions.

Shama-e-Shahid
Lecturer
Cell: 01712088076
Email: [email protected]

Shama-E-Shahid has received her B.A. (Hons) in English and M.A. degree from Dhaka University. Besides, she holds a professional Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics and TESOL from University of Roehampton, London. She has passion for teaching and training students and professionals, especially in the areas of language and communication. Her areas of interest are: Applied Linguistics, English Language Teaching and Computational Linguistics.

She is involved in research activities and recent developments in her related areas of interest at home and abroad. Mrs. Shama has participated in different national conferences, seminars and training sessions.

Shahadat

Mohammad Shahadat Hossain
Senior Lecturer
Cell No: 01712720370
Email: [email protected]

Mohammad Shahadat Hossain teaches English Language and Literature at the International University of Scholars. Experienced in teaching national and international curriculums, Shahadat joined the University of Scholars as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of English.

Shahadat has educated both Bangladeshi and international students. Previously, he had worked at the Asian University for Women, Chattogram where he instructed students from several countries of the Asian region. He also taught at some other private universities in and outside of Dhaka, including BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology, European University of Bangladesh, Shanto-Mariam University of Creative Technology as well as Britannia University, Cumilla, and East Delta University, Chattogram.

Shahadat holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts degree in English. He also completed M. Phil (Part I) with first-class honors from Jahangirnagar University where he enrolled in a Ph.D. program in English. Besides, he received a grant for higher studies from Jahangirnagar University.

Shahadat’s research and teaching interests include, but are not limited to, Diaspora and world literature, poetry, cultural studies, rhetoric and composition, translation studies, reading across disciplines, English for professional purposes, and writing.

Publications and Conferences:  

  1. Hossain, Mohammad Shahadat. “Translating Drama: Speaking the Unspeakable in Other Words.” Crossings, Vol. 8, no. 1, 2017, pp. 78 – 90.
  2. —. ­­“Haq’s Ode on the Lungi: An Allegorical Quest for Sartorial Equality.” Harvest, vol. 28, 2013, pp. 55 – 76.
  3. —. “Traumatic Experience of Exile in Mukherjee’s Desirable Daughters and Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth.” Manuscript in progress.
  4. —. “Living in an Unaccustomed Earth: Analyzing Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth,” presenter, 8th BELTA International Conference 2018: Expanding Horizons in English Language Education, January 12-14, Independent University Bangladesh.
  5. —. “Haq’s Ode on the Lungi: An allegorical Quest for Sartorial Equality,” presenter, 2nd International Conference on Thinking other-wise with/in English Studies, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh, 13 –  14 May 2011.
  6. —. “Conflicting Identity and Cultural Volatility in Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth,” “Diverse Perspectives and Transdisciplinarity in English and the Humanities,” The 23rd Southwest English Symposium at Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona on 6-7 April 2018. Accepted for presentation.