Address:

    Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh

    Email:

    moshiurku@yahoo.com

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Dr Md. Moshiur Rahman

Professor

Research Interest:

Behavioural ecology, sexual selection, fish reproductive biology, fish nutrition, quantitative genetics

Education

Postdoc in Epigenetics (2018 to continue)- TUMSAT, Japan

PhD in Evolutionary Biology (2015)- UWA, Australia

MSc. in Aquaculture (2008)- UGent, Belgium

MS in Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology (2003)- KU, Bangladesh

             BSc. in Fisheries (1999)- KU, Bangladesh

Bio

Experiences

Professor (July 2017 to till date), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Associate Professor (November 2015-July 2017), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Assistant Professor (December 2015- November 2015), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Research Assistant (July 2014 to November 2015), The University of Western Australia, Australia

Lecturer (December 2003 to December 2005), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh

Part Time Teacher (September 2002 to December 2005), Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh

Scientific Officer (January 2001 to February 2002), Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute, Bangladesh

Publication

A) International peer-reviewed journals

1.

Evans, J. P. R. A. Lymbery, K. S. Wiid, M. M. Rahman and C, Gasparini, 2017. Sperm as arbiters of environmentally induced paternal effects in a livebearing fish. Biology Letters, 13: 20170087.  

 

2.

Rahman, M. M., C. Gasparini, G. M. Turchini and J. P. Evans, 2015. Testing the interactive effects of carotenoids and polyunsaturated fatty acids on ejaculate traits in guppies. Journal of Fish Biology, 86 (5): 1638-1643.   

 

3.

Evans, J. P., M. M. Rahman and C. Gasparini, 2015. Genotype-by-environment interactions underlie the expression of pre- and postcopulatory sexually selected traits in guppies. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28 (4): 959-972.

 

4.

Rahman, M. M., C. Gasparini, G. M. Turchini and J. P. Evans, 2014. Experimental evidence that dietary fatty acid levels modulate sperm competition in guppies. Biology Letters, 10 (9): 20140623.     

 

5.

Rahman, M. M., G. M. Turchini, C.  Gasparini, F. Norambuena and J. P. Evans, 2014. The expression of pre- and postcopulatory sexually selected traits reflects levels of dietary stress in guppies. PLoS One, 9:e105856.

 

6.

Rahman, M. M., J. L. Kelley and J. P. Evans, 2013. Condition-dependent expression of pre- and postcopulatory sexual traits in guppies. Ecology and Evolution, 3: 2197-2213.

 

7.

Khan, M. S. A, M. J. Alam, S. Rheman, S. Mondal and M. M. Rahman, 2002. Study on the Fecundity and GSI of Brackishwater Catfish Plotosus canius (Hamilton-Buchanan). OnLine Journal of Biological Sciences, 2 (4):232-234.

 

8.

Sarker, P. K, H. K. Pal, M. M. Rahman and M. M. Rahman, 2002. Observation on the Fecundity and Gonado-Somatic Index of Mystus guluio in Brackishwater of Bangladesh. OnLine Journal of Biological Sciences, 2 (4):235-237.

9.

Rahman, M. M., P. Biswas, S. Hossain, M. M. Hasan, M. M. Rahman and S. M. Rahman, 2019. Expression of some phenotypic traits in male guppies (Poecilia reticulata) under predation threats. Environmental Biology of Fishes (in review).

 

10.

Rahman, M. M, I. A. Pinkey, J. Ferdouse, M. Roknuzzaman, M. Turan, M. M. Rahman, S. T. Arafat and M. A. Rouf, 2019. Impact of some climate change varoables on the expression of sexually selected traits in male of guppy (Poecilia reticulate). Environmental Biology of Fishes (in review).

 

11.

Rahman, M. M., N. N. Mumu, S. Asaduzzaman, M. M. Hasan, M. A. Rouf and S. M. Rahman, 2019. Effects of light and artificial fish habitat on growth and other phenotypic traits of stinging catfish (Heteropneustes fossilis). Journal of Aquaculture Research (in review).

 

B) Local peer-reviewed journals

1.

Rahman, M. M., M. M. M. Hossain, M. K. Hossain and M. M. Rahman, 2010. Utilization of Information by the Fish Farmers in Jessore Region of Bangladesh. International Journal of Animal and Fisheries Science, 3 (6):357-363.

 

2.

Siddiqui, M. N., S. Asadullah, M. M. Rahman, M. A. H. Chisty and M. M. Rahman, 2010. Changes in Body Composition of Labeo rohita (Rohu) Fry During Food Deprivation. Journal of Science Foundation, 7 (1):99-102.  

 

3.

Tareque, A. M. H. B., M. M. Alam, M. M. Rahman, M. M. Rahman and S. M. Rahman, 2009. Effect of Some Formulated Feeds on the Growth and Survival of Thai Sharpunti (Puntius gonionotus) Fry. Bangladesh Journal of Marine Sciences and Fisheries, 1 (1):21-31.

 

4.

Rahman, M. M., M. Hasan, M. M. Rahman, M. M. Hasan and M. N. Ahsan, 2008. Mud Crab (Scylla serrata) Trading in South-western Region of Bangladesh. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 3 (1&2):173-180.

 

5.

Tareque, A. M. H. B., S. Huque and M. M. Rahman, 2007. Fecundity of Glossogobius giuris (Ham.) and Relationship between Fecundity and Length-Weight. Khulna University Studies, 8 (1):99-107.

 

6.

Rahman, M. M., S. K. Paul, S. M. Rahman, A. M. H. B. Tareque, M. A. A. Shahin, 2006. Growth and Survival of Leather Carp (Cyprinus Carpio Var.  Nudus) Fry Fed with Different Protein Content Feeds. South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 1(2):17-23.

 

7.

Rahman, M. M., D. Biswas, A. M. H. B. Tareque and M. N. Ahsan, 2006. All-Male and Mixed Sex Prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) Production Under Polyculture with Carps. Khulna University Studies, 7 (2):89-96.

 

8.

Rahman, S. M., M. A. Rahman, M. A. Bari, M. M. Rahman and Q. Z. Hossain, 2006. Fecundity, Gonado-Somatic Index (GSI) and Sex Ratio of Catfish, Clarias batrachus. Bangladesh Journal of Life Sciences, 18 (2):149-154. 

 

9.

Mondal, S. C., M. N. Ahsan, S. M. E. Ershad, S. M. Rahman and M. M. Rahman, 2006. Performance of Silver carp (Hypophthallmicthys molitrix) in Integrated Culture with Chicken in Rural Polyculture Ponds. Bangladesh Journal of Life Sciences, 18 (2):87-95. 

 

10

Mondal, S. C., M. M. Rahman, A. M. H. B. Tareque, M. H. Rashid and A. Razzaque, 2005. Polyculture of Thai Pangus (Pangasius hypopthalmus) with Carps Under the Field Condition in Bangladesh. Journal of Subtropical Agricultural Research and Development, 3 (2):44-49.

 

11.

Moniruzzaman, H. M., M. M. Hossain, M. M. Rahman, M. M. Khatun and S. M. Rahman, 2005. Present Status of Pond Fishery Resources and Socio-Economic Status of the Pond Owners at Uzirpur Upazilla, Barisal. Journal of Science and Technology, 3:79 -86.

 

12.

Huq, K. A., S. M. I. Manir and M. M. Rahman and K. S. Ferdous, 2004. Production Performance of Macrobrachium rosenbergii (De Man) in Monoculture Versus Polyculture System. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 2 (1):141-149.

 

13.

Huq, K. A., S. M. I. Manir and M. M. Rahman, 2004. Growth Performance of Macrobrachium rosenbergii (De Man) in Monoculture and Polyculture Systems. Jahangirnagar University Journal of Science, 27:369-381.

 

14.

Khan, M. S. A., M. M. Rahman, M. J. Alam and M. M. R. Shah, 2002. Impact of Culture Water at the Rearing of Macrobrachium rosenbergii (De Man) Larvae in Brackishwater Environment. Bangladesh Journal of Fisheries, 25 (1-2):155-160.

 

 


 

Research grants

 

•Project title: Variations in phenotypic traits, geometric morphometrics and proximate compositions of sexually mature grey mullets (Liza parsia) inhabiting different aquatic environments Position: Principle Investigator. Tenure: January 2018 to July 2018. Funding organization: Khulna University Research Cell, Khulna, Bangladesh. Amount: 90,000BDT (US$1,125).

 

•Project title: Effects of temperature on phenotypic traits, reproductive success and offspring fitness in stripped dwarf catfish (Mystus vittatus). Position: Co-investigator. Tenure: July 2017 to June 2018. Funding organization: Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Amount: 250,000BDT (US$3,125).

 

•Project title: Effects of gamete quality of Indian major carps on reproductive success and larval fitness. Position: Principle Investigator. Tenure: July 2016 to June 2018. Funding organization: Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh Bureau of Educational Information & Statistics (BANBEIS). Amount: 19,79000BDT (US$24,737.5).

 

•Project title: Exposing phenotypic traits for maximum fertilization success in hatchery reared common carps (Cyprinus carpio). Position: Principle Investigator. Tenure: April 2016 to March 2017. Funding organization: Khulna University Research Cell, Khulna, Bangladesh. Amount: 65,000BDT (US$812.5). 

 

•Project title: Exposing phenotypic plasticity in response to climate change in guppies (Poecilia reticulate). Position: Principle Investigator. Tenure: July 2016 to June 2017. Funding organization: Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Amount: 250,000BDT (US$3,125).

 

• Project title: Exposing phenotypic plasticity in guppies (Poecilia reticulata) under different levels of pH. Position: Co-investigator. Tenure: February 2017 to January 2018. Funding organization: Khulna University Research Cell, Khulna, Bangladesh. Amount: 75,000BDT (US$937.50).

 

•Project title: Addressing water logging area by fitting crops and fishes in the Southwestern Bangladesh. Position: Consultant. Tenure: November 2016 to October 2018. Funding organization: Action Contre la Faim (ACF), Bangladesh.