Address:

    Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

    Email:

    matiul_rubel@ku.ac.bd

    Contact:

    +8801717015074

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Dr. Md. Matiul Islam

Professor

Research Interest:

Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Women Empowerment, Plant Physiology

Education

  1. Ph.D. (Science of Bioresource Production) in the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan (base: Saga University, Japan), The Monbukagakusho Research Scholarship of Japan. (Major: Plant Physiology, Soybean)
  2. Master of Science (M.S.) in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Gazipur 1706, Bangladesh; CGPA 4.00 on a scale of 4.00 which is equivalent to 90.00% marks and First Class (Top scorer)
  3. Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Honours) [B.Sc.Ag.(Hons.)], Khulna University, Khulna 9208, Bangladesh; CGPA 3.93 on a scale of 4.00 which is equivalent to 73.36% marks and First Class (Top scorer)
  4. Higher Secondary Certificate (H.S.C.), Dhaka College, Dhaka 1205 under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Dhaka; First Division (66.60% marks)
  5. Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C.), North Bengal Paper Mills Limited High School, Paksey, Pabna 6622 under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Rajshahi; First Division (87.30% marks) (Stood 15th in the combined merit list in science group)

Bio

I am currently working as a Professor of Agrotechnology Discipline of Khulna University in Bangladesh. I obtained my PhD degree from Saga University, Japan majoring "Science of Bioresource Production" (on Soybean Physiology). I studied Agricultural Extension and Rural Development in my MS program, in Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Gazipur. I obtained BScAg(Hons.) from Khulna University, Khulna. Studied HSC in Dhaka College, Dhaka. Studied in North Bengal Paper Mills High School, Paksey, Pabna till SSC.

Now I am handling and enjoying a wide range of research topics from Soybean Physiology to Rural Development through Agricultural Extension and Women Empowerment...


Experiences

  1. Professor: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2018 - till to date)
  2. Associate Professor: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2014 - 08 Sept., 2018)
  3. Assistant Professor: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2009 - 08 Sept., 2014)
  4. Lecturer: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2008 - 08 Sept., 2009)
  5. Part-time teacher: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (04 April, 2008 - 08 Sept., 2008)
  6. Field Monitoring Officer: Department of Agricultural Extension (20 Oct., 2005 - 31 Dec., 2007)

Publication

                                                                                                LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (36)

    Before joining in Khulna University (1-2=2)

    1.  M. M. Islam, M. A. Hossain, M. E. Haque and M. Z. Alam. 2006. Women’s participation in poverty alleviation through different agricultural income generating activities, J. Subtrop. Agric. Res. Dev. 4(4): 132-137, December 2006

    2.   S. K. Adhikary, M. M. Islam, D. M. M. Rahman and A. H. M. Sharif. 2007. In vitro evaluation of fungicides against Colletotrichum piperis isolated from anthracnose disease of betel vine, Bangladesh J. Plant Pathol. Vol. 22, No.1 & 2, 55-58, 2006

    As Lecturer (3-4=2)

    3. M. M. Ali, B. Mawa and M. M. Islam. 2008. Teaching performance of public University teachers of Bangladesh as perceived by graduate students, Bangladesh J. Train. and Dev. Vol.19-20 (1&2), 2006-07:1-10

    4.  N. K. Halder, M. A. Siddiky, R. Ahmed, S. M. Sharifuzzaman and M. M. Islam. 2009. Flower yield and quality of gladiolus as influenced by boron and zinc in high gangetic alluvial soils of Bangladesh, South Asian J. Agric., 2008, 3(1&2): 43-46

    As Assistant Professor (5-14=10)

    5.  B. Sarker, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam, M.S. Maskawat, M.R. Islam and H.A. Rashid. 2009. Use of Printed Materials Related to Farm Information by the Students of Khulna University, South Asian J. Agric. 2009. 4 (1&2): 72-75  

    6.  H.A. Rashid, M.Y. Ali, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and I. Ahmed. 2009. Problem Confrontation in Agroforestry Practices in Jhikargacha Upazila under Jessore District of Bangladesh, South Asian J. Agric. 2009. 4 (1&2): 76-80

    7.  M.F. Islam, A. Khair and M.M. Islam. 2009. Effect of different media and pH on the primary mycelial growth of Pleurotus eryngii, South Asian J. Agric. 2009. 4 (1&2): 81-84

    8.  M.F. Islam, A. Khair and M.M. Islam. 2009. Effect of growth regulators on the mycelial growth of Pleurotus eryngii on PDA at the optimum pH level, South Asian J. Agric. 2009. 4 (1&2): 85-88

    9. M. Shahiduzzaman, A. Sayed, S.A.K.U. Khan, M.M. Islam and M.Y. Kabir. 2009. Socioeconomic Characteristics and Food Consumption Status of the City Dwellers of Khulna, South Asian J. Agric. 2009. 4 (1&2): 120-124  

    10. M.B. Ahmed, M.S. Kibria, M.S Jahan, M.M. Islam and M.R. Amin. 2009. Evaluation of Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) of Farmers Regarding Integrated Farming, South Asian J. Agric. 2009. 4 (1&2): 146-150

    11. R. Hossain, S. Parvin, M.M. Islam, M.M. Rahman and M.M. Rahman. 2010. Feeding problems in urban and rural areas of Khulna district, Int. J. Soc. Dev. Inf. Syst. 1(6): 22-28, November 2010: 22-28

    12. M.S. Jahan, M.M. Islam and U.K. Saha. 2010. Status of sesame cultivation in Khulna district, Bangladesh J. Train. and Dev. Vol.21-23 (1&2), 2008-10:67-74

    13. M.M. Islam and M.S. Islam. 2011. A Perspective on the Impacts of Climatic Changes on Crop Production in the Transnational North East Region, North East Economic Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2011

    14. M.S. Jahan and M.M. Islam. 2012. Present status of sesame cultivation in Batiaghata Upazila of Khulna District, South Asian J. Agric. 2012. 5 (1&2): 75-80

    As Associate Professor (15-22=8)

    15. M.M. Islam, Y. Ishibashi, A.C.S. Nakagawa, Y. Tomita, M. Inoue-Iwaya, S. Arima and S.–H. Zheng. 2016. Nitrogen redistribution and its relationship with the expression of GmATG8c during seed filling in soybean, Journal of Plant Physiology, 192: 71-74. DOI 10.1016/j.jplph.2016.01.007 (Elsevier, Impact Factor 2.971, Thomson Reuters)

    16. M.M. Islam, Y. Ishibashi, A.C.S. Nakagawa, Y. Tomita, X. Zhao, M. Inoue-Iwaya, S. Arima and S.–H. Zheng. 2017. Nitrogen manipulation affects leaf senescence during late seed filling in soybean, Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, (2017) 39:42. DOI 10.1007/s11738-016-2334-0 (Springer, Impact Factor 1.563, Thomson Reuters)

    17. S.–H. Zheng, X. Zhao and M.M. Islam. 2017. Influence of Nitrogen Accumulation and Redistribution on Seed Yield in Soybean during Seed Filling, Soils and Crops, 6(1): 1-8. DOI 10.11689/j.issn.2095-2961.2017.01.001

    18. M.A. Hussain, M.Z. Hossain and M.M. Islam. 2017. Farmers’ perception regarding effect of chemical fertilizer application on soil health, Bangladesh J. Soil Sci. 39(1): 35-41

    19. M.A. Islam, M.B. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2018. Participation of rural women in activities related to homestead vegetable cultivation at Monirampur upazila under Jessore district, J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ. 16(1): 17-22. DOI: 10.3329/jbau.v16i1.36475 (Corresponding author)

    20. M. Shiduzzaman, H. Akhter, M.B. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2018. Farmers’ perception of beneficial effects and limitations of vermicompost, Res. Agric., Livest. Fish. 5(1): 19-25, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v5i1.36548 (Corresponding author)

    21. M. Shiduzzaman, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2018. Extent of adoption of vermicompost by the farmers of Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district of Bangladesh, Journal of Agroecology and Natural Resources Management. 5(2): 76-81 (International Journal)

    22. S. Pervin, A.R. Chowdhury, M.M. Islam, M.B. Ahmed and R. Ara. 2018. Present status and problem confrontation of oilseed cultivation in southwest region of Bangladesh, J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ. 16(2): 198-207. DOI: 10.3329/jbau.v16i2.37961  (Corresponding author)

    As Professor (23-36=14)

    23. M.M. Islam, S. Sakamoto, S.–H. Zheng. 2018. Approach of monocarpic senescence control by nitrogen manipulation in mungbean and cowpea, J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ. 16(3): 386-395. DOI:    https://doi.org/10.3329/jbau.v16i3.39404 (Corresponding author)

    24. M. Sheel, M.B. Ahmed, S.A.K.U. Khan and M.M. Islam. 2019. Present scenario and problem confrontation of rooftop gardening and its efficacy in ambient environment reclamation in Khulna City of Bangladesh, Fundamental and Applied Agriculture 4(1): 617–626. doi: 10.5455/faa.2656 (Corresponding author)

    25.  P. Akther and M.M. Islam. 2019. Socioeconomic status of Khulna University students deduced from their dietary intake profile, International Journal of Business, Management and Social Research 06(01): 338-349 DOI: https://doi.org/10.18801/ijbmsr.060119.36 (Corresponding author)

    26.  F.A. Preya, M.A.H. Chowdhury, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and M.R. Amin. 2019. Vegetable consumption of the students of Khulna university in Bangladesh, International Journal of Business, Management and Social Research 06(01): 350-358 DOI: https://doi.org/10.18801/ijbmsr.060119.37 (Corresponding author)

    27.  S. Biswas and M.M. Islam. 2018. Farmers’ problem confrontation in organic farming at Magura Sadar upazila of Bangladesh, South Asian J. Agric., 7(1&2): 19-24 (Corresponding author)

    28.  J. Akter, M.B. Ahmed, M.A. Mannan, M.M. Islam and A.B. Mondal. 2019. Present status and problem confrontation of Dyke vegetable production at freshwater ghers of Bagerhat district in Bangladesh, Res. Agric., Livest. Fish. 6(1): 69-78, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v6i1.41387 (Corresponding author)

    29. N. Sunjida, M.M. Islam, M.A. Mannan and M.B. Ahmed. 2019. Women participation in rooftop gardening in some areas of Khulna city, Bangladesh J. Agril. Res.  44(2): 327-337, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/bjar.v44i2.41821 (Corresponding author)

    30. M.K. Das, M.M. Islam and M.M. Billah. 2019. Farmers’ Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) regarding Nitrogen fortified organic manure in crop production, Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology ,  33(3): 1-12, DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaees/2019/v33i330176 (Corresponding author)

    31. N.Y. Nishi, M.M. Islam and M.B. Ahmed. 2019. Participation of rural women in organic farming, Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology,  33(3): 1-14, DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaees/2019/v33i330178  (Corresponding author)

    32. M.R. Hossain, M.M. Islam and M.M. Billah. 2019. Quantification of the Contribution of Rural Women in Socioeconomic Development, South Asian Journal of Social Studies and Economics, 3(4): 1-12, DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/sajsse/2019/v3i430112 (Corresponding author)

    33. T.H. Mou, M.M. Islam and M.B. Ahmed. 2019. Adoption of Recommended Fertilizer dose in Farmer’s Field of Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology,  34(1): 1-11, DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaees/2019/v34i130189 (Corresponding author)

    34. M.S. Islam, S.S. Islam, M.M. Islam and M.M. Billah. 2019. Exploring Women Participation in Small-scale Dairy Farming: A Case of Paikgachha Upazila, Khulna, Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Research in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 3(4): 1-13 (Corresponding author)

    35. T.I. Zinea, M.B. Ahmed, S.S. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2019. Consumers’ Awareness Regarding the Effect of Antibiotic Used in Animal Feed on Human Health, Asian Journal of Research in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 4(1): 1-11.

    36. S. Mondol, A. Mollick, M.B. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2019. Farmers’ awareness regarding deforestation at Jalma union of Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district of Bangladesh, Journal of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, 6(2): 193-202, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v6i2.42965  (Corresponding author)