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Dr. Tuhin Roy
Associate Professor


Ph.D  in  Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies, University of Dhaka

Thesis Title:

“Disaster Risk Reduction Interventions in Bangladesh: A case study on Selected Villages of South West Region”


Master of Social Science (MSS) Sociology , University of Dhaka

First Class 

Thesis Title:

“Vulnerable Occupation and Poverty : A Sociological study of Honey

Collectors of their Livelihoods in Dacope Thana”


Bachelor of Social Science (BSS) Sociology , University of Dhaka

First Class 

Thesis Title:

“Reproductive Rights among Urban Hindu Women: Study at Shakari

Bazar, Dhaka”


Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) similar to A level, Humanities

First Division


Secondary School Certificate (SSC) similar to O level, Science

First Division

Environmental Issues and Climate Change Adaption,  

Environmental Politics, Coastal risk Management

Disaster Management and Public Health, Sustainable Development

Population and Society – Vulnerable groups and their livelihoods, social policy

2009 - Present

Sociology Discipline, Khulna University

Associate Professor

Courses Conducted


B.S.S program

Ø  Introductory Sociology

Ø  Introduction to Social Research

Ø  Sociology of Organization

Ø  Social Statistics

Ø  Contemporary Bangladesh Society & Culture

Ø  Sociology of Criminology

Ø  Sociology of Environment

Ø  Classical Sociological Theory

Ø  Social Forestry

Ø  Sociology of Disaster

Ø  Industrial Sociology

Ø  Sociology of Mass

 M.S.S program

Ø  Issues and Problems of Development in South Asia

Ø  Development of Theoretical Perspective in Sociology

Ø  Population, Politics & Development

Ø  Advanced Research Monograph

Ø  Communication

Ø  Sociology of Third World

Ø  Quantitative & Qualitative Analysis of Social Data


Feb’ 15, 2009 – Nov’ 02, 2009

Banglapedia Trust, Bangladesh Asiatic Society

Research Associate

Responsible for

Ø  Preliminary Editor,

Ø  Information Recorder

Ø  Article Reviewer

Ø  Contributor to Banglapedia (National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh)

Ø  Conduct short term Research

Jan’ 21, 2008 –

Jan’ 21, 2009

BRAC University

Teaching Assistant

Responsible for

Ø  Conduct Academic Classes

Ø  Assist to organize Departmental Cultural Program

Ø  Arrange study Tour

June 18 , 2007 – May 05, 2008

The University of Asia Pacific

Faculty Member(Part time)

Responsible for

Ø  Conduct Academic Class

Ø  Assist to organize Cultural and Academic Program

Sep’ 01, 2006 – Nov’ 01,2009

Department of Sanskrit, University of Dhaka

Lecturer in Sociology (part-time)

Responsible for

Ø  Conduct Academic Class

Ø  Involved in Disciplinary Research


Published Articles


Roy, T. (2007), “Life Style and the Religious Beliefs of the Mowals of Dacope Thana:  A Sociological Study”, Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), 52: 115-42.


Roy, T. (2007), “Sylhet Jeler cha Shramiker Jibonbikkhon (Life style of the  Tea Laborers in Sylhet),” Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), 25(2):229-42


Roy, T. (2009), “Swami Vivakanande Somajchinta (Social Thought Of Swami Vivekananda)”, Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities),  25(4):107-26


Roy,T. S. Mallick & K. Hasan (2011), “Rural -Urban Differentials of

Gender Inequality and Reproductive Health among Married women in South Western Bangladesh”. Khulna University Studies (KUS):10/01-030510 Volume-10, (1 &2)


Roy, T. T. Hossain, M.Khatun & S. Rana (2013),  “Reproductive Health  Care Seeking Behavior of Female Street Dwellers: A study conducted  in Dhaka City of Bangladesh,” Khulna University Studies ( KUS): 12/10-030512, volume 11 &12 (1&2)


Roy, T.M. Hasan and Q.Alam (2013), “ Women Representatives in Union Parishad of Bangladesh, Khulna University Studies (KUS):12/23-200612, Volume 11 &12 (1&2)


A. K. Bairagi, Roy, T. & A. Polin. (2011) “Socio-Economic Impacts of Mobile Phone in Rural Bangladesh: A case Study in Batiaghata Thana, Khulna District”, IJCIT, ISSN 2078-5828, Volume 2, Issue 1,


A.K. Bairagi, S.H. Rajon & Roy, T. (2011) “Status and Role of Educational institutions to build digital society in Bangladesh:  Perspective of Khulna, a divisional city”, IJAET, India, ISSN: 2231-1963.




Roy, T. and Dutta S. (2017) “Post-Disaster Food Habit and Dietary Pattern of women Of Khulna District in Bangladesh”, Khulna University Studies (KUS): 16/28: 250716, Volume 14 (1 & 2): 243-255.


Chandra, D, Roy, T and B. Golder. (2019) “Factors Determining Empowerment of Aged widow in Raingamari village of Batiaghata Thana in Khulna district of Bangladesh.  Khulna University studies (KUS):  16 (1&2):113-12: 2019


Roy,T and Sultana, F.  (2020) “ Effect of Salinity Intrusion on Health of aged-women: Adjacent to Sundarbans, Bangladesh” Accepted in Indian Journal of Regional Science 


Roy, T and Alam. B (2020) “ Community Response and Cyclone Signaling in Coastal Bangladesh”  in Indian journal of Regional Science


Roy, T, A. Sony and K. M. Karim,  (2020) “ Indigenous coping Mechanism and role of religion on disaster Management: An Evidence From Coastal Bangladesh, Accepted in Asia Pacific Translation & Intercultural Studies (Forthcoming)


Khan, A, M. Mahzebin, M. Rashid and Roy, T (2019) “Impact of early marriage on reproductive Health”, Indian journal of regional Science Vol.LI No. I, 2019


Roy, T.  (2019). “Disaster Risk Reduction Interventions in Bangladesh: A case Study of Selected Villages of Southwest Region, Asiatic society of Bangladesh, vol. 64(1), page 43-70.


Roy, T Alam &  A. Sony (2019). “ Livelihood Pattern of Betel Leaf Cultivators: A Case study at Fakirhat Upazilla in Bagherhat District, South Asian journal of Agriculture (SAJA), Khulna university, ISSN:1991-0037


Roy, T &  A. Sony (2020).”Social Structure changes in Post-Disaster area from Marxist point of View: Reflection from Dacope, Khulna, Bangladesh. Noidia International Journal of Human Rights, volume 6 ISBN: 2394-0298


Mallick, S. K., & Roy, T. (2020). Sexual and reproductive health needs of people living with HIV/AIDS and the social responses in association with stigma and discrimination. Mediscope, 7(1), 7-16. Mediscope
ISSN 2307-7689 eISSN 2616-6054



A, Sony, Hasan, K & Roy, T (2020). “Disaster in the coastal regions of Bangladesh: Changing patterns of local coping strategies” submitted and preliminary accepted of Journal of Disaster Prevention and Management, Emerald publishing (Upcoming)


A Sony, K Hasan, T Roy & B Basu (2020). “Lay people perception about the Coronavirous Pandemic: Evidence from Khulna, Bangladesh” Research Square

Published Books


Sen, R., D. Bhowmik & T. Roy (eds) 2009 “Bangladesher Muktiyudha: Dhaka O

Calcutta Biswabidyalayer Obodan” (Liberation War of Bangladesh: Contribution of

Dhaka and Calcutta University.) UPL. ISBN: 978-984-8815-33-5.


Biswas. Smita & Roy, T(2011) “School Theatre and Child Development: Insights from Bagherhat District of Bangladesh” , ISBN: 978-3-639-36740-9, Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller.


Roy, T (2011) “Vulnerable Occupation and Poverty: A Study on Honey Collectors of Dacope Upazilla, Bangladesh.” ISBN: 978-3-639-3760-0, Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Müller.


Howlader, H and Roy, T (2011) “Gender Perspective of Local Government, Bangladesh: A study on the Women Representatives in Union Parishad.” ISBN: 978-3-8465-0630-1, Germany: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing.


Das, S and Roy, T (2011) “Community based Disaster Assessment: A study on Mongla Upazilla, Bangladesh”’ published by LAP LAMBERT, Academic publishing. ISBN-10: 384653 9155, ISBN-13: 978-3846539156


Roy, T (2017) “Anurbor Borsha” (Sterile Rain), Published in NOI Prokashan, Dhaka, Bangladesh ISBN; 978-984-34-1501-1.

Book Chapter


Roy, T, Nasreen, M, Khan. A and Karim, R (2020) “Disaster risk Mitigation Strategies in the Southwestern coastal region of Bangladesh” in the Book of Urbanization and Regional sustainiblity, Springer series, India, edited by (Sumana Bandyopadhyay, Chitta Pathak, Tomaz Ponce Dentinho)


Selected International Symposium/Conference Paper


An oral presentation paper entitled “The Winds of ‘Terror’, the ‘Terror of Wind’”:Sidr in a Bangladesh Village” was accepted on the International Conference organized by University of Dhaka, Bangladesh & the Ohio State University, USA. The main theme of the Conference is “International Symposium on Climate change and Food security in South Asia”. Date: 25-30 August, 2008, Dhaka, Bangladesh




An oral presentation paper entitled “Some Concerns of the Housewives in managing their Households’ Solid Waste Management in Khulna City, Bangladesh: An  analysis of some Case Studies” the 2nd International conference on Solid Waste Management in Developing countries, organized by Waste Safe held on 13-15 February 2011, Khulna, Bangladesh


An Oral presentation paper entitled “Disaster Risk Mitigation Strategies in South-Western Coastal Region of Bangladesh” organized by Geography department, University of Calcutta. The main theme of the conference is “Urbanization and Regional Sustainability”. Date: 28-30 January, 2016, Calcutta, India.


An oral presentation paper entitled “Post- Disaster Food Habits and Dietary Pattern of Women in South Western Coastal Region of Bangladesh” organized by Anthropology department, Shahjalal University Science and Technology. The main theme of the conference is “Critical Engagement in Anthropological landscape in Bangladesh”. Date: 6-7 February 2016.


Participated in the 2nd annual conference on Social research in Bangladesh organized by Bangladesh Institute of social Research Trust, November 04, 2017: National academy for Planning and Development (NAPD).


An Oral presentation Paper entitled “Community Response and Cyclone Signaling in Coastal Bangladesh organized by 12th world congress of the RSAI. The main theme of the International conference was Spatial systems: social integration, Regional development and Sustainability. Date: 29 May-1June. 2018, Goa, India. I was also session chair SS18.3. Natural and Man -made disaster management.


An Oral presentation paper entitled “Disaster Risk Reduction and Coping Strategies in Coastal Bangladesh” Organized by Sociology Department, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh celebrating 60 years anniversary of this Department. The main theme of the International conference was “South Asian Sociology and Beyond’. Date: 19-20 January, 2018


Participated in the 5th International Conference on social Sciences 2018 (ICOSS 2018) held in 20th -21st September 2018, Colombo, Srilanka organized by the Intelligence Institute of Knowledge Management (Tiikm). The title of my paper was Indigenous Coping Mechanism and the Role of Religion on Disaster Management: Evidence from Coastal Bangladesh.



Participated in the 12th international Geographical Union (IGU), India conference on Climate Change, Natural Disasters and Sustainable Development held in February 22-24, 2019 organized by Govt. Post Graduate college, Sector -01, Panchkula, India. The title of my paper was Status of Changing Pattern of Local Coping Mechanism of Disaster Management: A Study on Southwest Coastal Region of Bangladesh


Participated in 50th Golden Jubilee annual Conference of Regional science Association of India held in 20-22th February 2019 hosted by Institute for Excellence in Higher Education, Bhopal and Madhya Pradesh private University Regulatory Commission, Bhopal. The title of my paper was: A case study on Sacred in Sustainable Disaster Management: Evidence from Coastal Bangladesh


Participated in the Seminar on “Role of the United nations (UN) in Global development: Bangladesh Perspective” held in 28th January, 2019 organized by Khulna University  and supported by UNICEF, Bangladesh.


Participated in the Ist International Conference on Social Sciences & Law-2019 held in 15-16 March, 2019 organized by University of Barishal. The title of the paper was “ A Case Study on performance of Local Volunteer in Disaster Management: Evidence from Dacope, Bangladesh.





Participated in the Special Lecture on Classical and Contemporary Sociological   theories: The search for a Trend  by renowned professor Monirul islam khan of Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka  held in Journalist Liakat Ali khan Auditorium, 11 April 2019, organized by Sociology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh.


Participated at the program of Universal Periodic Review 2018 at CSS Ava center, Khulna on 18 june 2019 organized by TIB and SONAK, Bangladesh.




Participated in the 6th International Conference on social Sciences 2019 (ICOSS 2019)  as Plenary speaker which held in 20th -21st September 2019, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia organized by the Intelligence Institute of Knowledge Management (Tiikm), Srilanka. The theme of the speaking of Plenary speaker was The impact of Climate Change on Social Bonding of southwestern region of Bangladesh.



Participated in the International Symposium on Environment, Disaster and Health on 18-20 December, 2019, Nobab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Building, University of Dhaka, organized by Institute of Disaster Management and vulnerability Studies, University of Dhaka & International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.


Participated in the communication for Development Symposium entitled Fostering Communication for Development Curriculum and Research in Academic Institutions of Bangladesh organized by Khulna University and supported by University Grants Commission and UNICEF on 22 January 2020


Participated in the International conference on Planning Sustainable Regions: The Social-Economic-Ecological Triad and 51st Annual Conference of The RSAI, India held on February 13-15, 2020 at Amity University, Kolkata organized by Amity Institute of Environmental Sciences & Amity Institute of Social Sciences. The title of the conference is Factors Affecting Psychological Preparedness of Disaster Management of Cyclone Affected People: Evidence from Dacope, Khulna


Other Unpublished Works



“Vulnerable Occupation & Poverty: A Sociological Study of livelihoods of Honey Collectors in Dacope Thana”, an advanced research monograph (MSS Thesis) submitted to the Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka.


“Reproductive Rights among Urban Hindu Women: Study at Shakari azar,Dhaka” a research monograph is submitted to the Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka BSS.


“Globalization and Food Security” a research Monograph submitted to the Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka MSS.


Islam  A.S    &  Roy.T  (2007),”  Socio-economic  impact  of  Cyclone  Sidr  in  the

southwestern part of Bangladesh”


Roy. T (2009), “Risk and Vulnerability Assessment of the Char Land People due to

Climate change in South Western Coastal region of Bangladesh”.