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Tania Afrin Tonny

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Assistant Professor
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Local Government and Urban Development
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Labor Migration, Gender, Women Empowerment, Civil Society, NGOs, Human Rights, Public Policy, Public Administration, Local Government, Urban Development etc.

Biography

TANIA AFRIN TONNY                                                              

Assistant Professor

Department of Local Government and Urban Development

Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University, Trishal, Mymensingh-2224

Cell: 01745252273

e-mail:taniaafrintonny@gmail.com          

 

Experiences:

 

Assistant Professor

 

Department of Local Government and Urban Development

Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University

Trishal, Mymensingh-2224

Time Duration: 01 November 2018 to Continuing

 

Head of the Department

 

Department of Local Government and Urban Development

Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University

Trishal, Mymensingh-2224

Time Duration: 11 November 2018 to 08 August 2020

 

Chairman

 

Department of Public Administration

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj-8100

Time Duration: 20 June 2016 to 13 January 2018

 

Assistant Professor

 

Department of Public Administration

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj-8100

Time Duration: 18 June 2016 to 31 October 2018

 

Assistant Proctor

 

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj-8100

Time Duration: 23 February 2015 to 24 February 2016

 

Lecturer

 

Department of Public Administration

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj-8100

Time Duration: 22 December 2013 to 17 June 2016

 

Field Coordinator:

 

BRAC Migration Programme

BRAC Centre

75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212

Time Duration: 1 November 2012 to 21 December 2013

 

Trainer:

 

Training Unit

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK)

7/17, Block: B Lalmatia

Dhaka-1207

Time Duration: 01 December 2011 to 31 October 2012

 

 

Courses Conducted at University in different semesters:

 

Ø  Introduction to Public Administration

Ø  Public Administration in Bangladesh

Ø  Ideas and Issues in Political Science

Ø  Local Government in Bangladesh

Ø  Administration of Rural Development in Bangladesh

Ø  Public Administration and Society

Ø  Introduction to Social Science Research

Ø  Project Management

Ø  NGOs and International Agencies for Development

Ø  Gender and Development

Ø  Advanced Research Methodology

Ø  New Public Management: Concepts and Strategies

Ø  Public Administration

Ø  Politics and Administration in Bangladesh

Ø  Fundamentals of Public Administration

Ø  Introduction to Local Government

Ø  Understanding Development

Ø  Neighborhood and Community Development

Ø  Qualitative Research Methods

Ø  Sustainable Development

 

 

Research Skills:

 

  • Extensive knowledge on Social Science Research

 

List of Publications:

 

Book Chapter:

 

Chapter name: “Civil Society Contribution in Women Empowerment: Bangladesh Perspectives”

Authors name: Tania Afrin Tonny and Jewel Ahmed

Name of the Book: Building Sustainable Communities: Civil Society Response in South Asia

Editors: Momen, M.N. Baikadi, R., Sheng Li, C. M., B (Eds)

E Book, ISBN: 978-981-15-2393-9 Copyright 2020

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Springer Nature, Singapore Pte. Ltd

Link: https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789811523922

 

 

Publications on Journal:

 

4. “Reintegration challenges of Migrants in Bangladesh: A study on forced returnee women migrants from Saudi Arabia” Horizon Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Research, JHSSR, Vol. 1, No. 1, December 2019, e ISSN 2682-9096,

link: https://www.academia.edu/41691255/Reintegration_Challenges_of_Migrants_in_Bangladesh_A_Study_on_Forced_Returnee_Women_Migrants_from_Saudi_Arabia

3. “Key Challenges facing Bangladeshi Women migrants in overseas migration” JKKNIU Journal of Social Science, Vol 2 & 3, June 2019, ISSN: 2521-3105

2. “Overseas Migration: Constraint factors for Bangladeshi Women” Bangladesh Journal of Public Administration, volume XXIV, Number II 2016, ISSN: 1563-5032

1. “Role of NGO’s in Ensuring Safe Migration for Bangladeshi Women Migrant Workers: A case study” Society and Change Journal of Social Sciences, Volume X, Number 1, January-March 2016 , ISSN: 1997-1052 (Print) 227-202X (Online)

 

 

Features:

 

Ø  Feature on Women Migration in Bangladesh, published by The Daily Janakantha, 2013

Ø  Feature on Child Domestic Workers, published by The Daily Janakantha, 2013

 

Others:

 

v  Advisory Info Pack on Internal Migration, published by BRAC Migration Programme, 2014

v  Booklet on Overseas Migration Information, published by BRAC Migration Programme, 2013

v  Article on Role of CBO’s in ensuring safe migration, published by Ministry of Expatriate Welfare and Overseas Employment (MoEWOE) 2013

v  Newsletter on Contemporary Migration, issue 1, 2 & 3, published by BRAC Migration Programme, 2013

v  Article on Migration and Development, published by Ministry of Expatriate Welfare and Overseas Employment (MoEWOE) 2012

 

 

Paper Presentations:

 

·         Conference Paper on “Role of NGO’s in ensuring safe migration for Bangladeshi women migrant workers” presented in the International Integrative Research Conference on Education, Governance and Development in 2015, BARD, Comilla, Bangladesh.

·         Conference Paper on “Reintegration Challenges for Women Migrants in Bangladesh: a Study on Returnee Migrants from Saudi Arabia” presented in the international conference on Prospects and challenges of sustainable development in developing countries in 2019, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

 

Research Supervision:

 

v  The Socio Economic Condition of Street Children in Jessore City (2017)

v  The Impact of Micro credit to Empower women in Economy A study on Grameen Bank & BRAC in Batiaghata Upazilla (2017)

v  Violence Against Women in Household Level: A Case Study on Gopalganj Sadar Upazila (2017)

v  The Present Status of Women Participation in Chunkhula Union Parishad (2017)

v  Causes and Impacts of Child Marriage in Aichgati Union Parishad under Khulna District (2017)

 

Poetry:

“Anuvutir Arale” Published by Nandita Prakash at Ekushe boi mela, 2019.

 

Certificate Courses Received:

 

ü  Certificate course on “Gender, Women Empowerment and Development”

Organization: Bangladesh Mahila Parishad

Time Duration: 04-10-2012 to 15-01-2013

 

ü  Certificate Course on “Academic Writing Basics”

Organization: Skill soft

Time Duration: 01-07-2013 to 30-11-2013

 

ü  Certificate Course on “ Certificate in Computer Application”

Organization: Rajshahi University Computer Education Academy

Time Duration: 11-04-2009 to 11-07-2009

 

Training History:

 

Training Received (Summary):

 

1.      Training on Gender Analysis and Awareness

Organization: BRAC

Year: 2013

2.      Training on Effective Material development for social changes

                        Organization: BRAC

Year: 2013

3.      Training on Human Rights Mechanisms

Organization: Ain o Salish Kendra

Year: 2012

4.      Training on Gender Relation Analysis

Organization: Ain o Salish Kendra

Year: 2011

5.      Training on Human Rights, Communication and Facilitation Skill  

Organization: Ain O Salish Kendra (ASK)

Year: 2011

  

TOT:

1.      TOT on Module Development

Organization: BRAC

Year: 2013

2.      TOT on Effective Communication and Facilitation Skill

Organization: Ain o Salish Kendra

Year: 2012

 

Module Development:

 

·        Module on “Volunteer Training” for BRAC Migration Programme (2013)

 

Other Skills:

 

  • Fluent in Bengali and English
  • Training facilitation
  • Counseling

 

Education:

 

M.Sc (Ongoing)

Department of Development and Sustainability

Asian Institute of Technology (A.I.T) Bangkok, Thailand

Achievement: ADB-JSP Scholarship-2020

 

M.S.S

Concentration: Public Administration

University: Rajshahi University

Passing Year: 2011

Research Paper: Implementation status of Citizen Charter: a study on Sholua Union Parishad (2011)

Achievement: Awarded Faculty Scholarship for holding 1st Position in MSS


B.S.S

Concentration: Public Administration

University: Rajshahi University

Passing Year: 2010

Research Paper: Voting Behavior: A study on Rajshahi City Corporation (2010)

Achievement: Awarded Gold Medal for holding 1st Position in BSS

 

H.S.C

Concentration: Science

College: Adamjee Cantonment College, Dhaka

Passing Year: 2005

Achievement: Sena Kallyan Scholarship

 

S.S.C

Concentration: Science

School: Saidpur Cantonment Board High School, Saidpur, Nilfamari

Passing Year: 2003

Achievement: Sena Kallyan Scholarship

 

 Membership:

3. Executive Member: Asian Institute of Technology Bangladesh Association (AITBA) August, 2020

2. Executive Member: Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University Teachers Association (JKKNIUTA) 2020

1. Executive Member: Rangpur Divisional Association, Mymensingh (RDAM) 2020

Personal Detail:

 

Mother’s Name: Farida Yasmin

Designation: Housewife

Father’s Name: Md. Amirul Islam

Designation: Sergeant (Retired), Bangladesh Army

Husband’s Name: Jewel Ahmed

Designation: Programme Coordinator- Bangladesh, World Child Cancer (WCC), 169 Tower Bridge Road, London, UK.

Web link: https://www.worldchildcancer.org/what-we-do/where-we-work/bangladesh

Permanent Address:

Village: Shidhongram, Post: Marir Hat, Upazila: Palashbari, District: Gaibandha

Nationality: Bangladeshi

Child: Two daughter

Religion: Islam

Blood Group: O+

 

Reference:

 

1.      Professor Dr. AHM Mustafizur Rahman

Vice-chancellor

Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University, Trishal, Mymensingh

Cell: +88 01712812473

E-mail: mustafiz.sociology@gmail.com

 

2.      Dr. Pranab Kumar Panday

Professor

Dept. of Public Administration

University of Rajshahi

Cell: + 88 01741-081664

E-mail: pranabpanday@yahoo.com

 

Email: taniaafrintonny@gmail.com

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