Executive Leaders

Board of Trustees

Mr. Md. Shajahan

Chairman, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Managing Director, Shah Fatehullah Textile Mills Ltd. and Jalal Ahmed Spinning Mills Ltd.

Mr. Azim Uddin Ahmed

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Chairman, Mutual Group of Companies

Mr. Benajir Ahmed

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Former President, Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Managing Director & CEO, Raymond Group of Industries

Mr. Iftekharul Alam

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Former President,FBCCI
Chairman & Managing Director, Spark Ltd & Omnichem Ltd.

Dr. Roushon Alam

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Managing Director, Libra Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Mr. Ragib Ali

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Managing Director, Sylhet Tea Co. Ltd.

Mr. M. A. Awal

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Chairman & Managing Director, Prime Group of Industries

Mr. Yussuf A. Harun

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Former President, FBCCI
Chairman, Incontrade Ltd.

Mr. M.A. Hashem

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Chairman, Partex Group

Mr. M. A. Kalam

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Managing Director, T.K Group of Industries

Mr. S. M. Kamaluddin

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Chairman & Managing Director, Concord Engineers & Constructions Ltd.

Mr. M. A. Kashem

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Former President, FBCCI
Chairman, Mutual Group of Industries

Mr. Abul Kashem

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Managing Director, Abul Khair Group

Mrs. Yasmin Kamal

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Director, Minhaz Group of Industries

Mrs. Rehana Rahman

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Managing Director, Bengal Tradeways Ltd.

Mr. A. S. F. Rahman

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Chairman, BEXIMCO Group of Industries

Dr. Junaid Kamal Ahmad

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder Life Member, NSU Trust
Senior Economist, World Bank, Washington DC, USA

Mrs. Shaista Ahmed

Member, Board of Trustees
Founder General Member, NSU Trust
Former Professor, Govt. Titumir College

Prof. Atique Islam

Ex-Officio Member, Board of Trustees

Vice-Chancellor, North South University

Prof. Anwar Huq

Adviser to the Board of Trustees
Member of the International Advisory Board NSU
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Int'l Advisory Board (IAB)

NSU has an International Advisory Board to counsel on academic matters. The Board Members include professors and administrators from world class universities and international organizations. They are:

President:

Dr. Rita R. Colwell,
Professor, University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University, Former President, University of Maryland, USA

Members:

Member:

Dr. David W. Strangway,
Founder Vice Chancellor, Quest University, Canada, and Former Vice Chancellor, University of British Columbia, and University of Toronto, Canada

Member:

Dr. Richard J Roberts
A Nobel Laureate and Molecular Biologist of University of Sheffield, New England Biolabs and Harvard University, USA

Member:

Dr. Mohammad Ataul Karim
Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, USA

Member:

Dr. Earl D. Kellogg
Professor, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Member:

Dr. M. Zahid Hasan
Professor of Physics, Princeton University, USA

Member:

Dr. Shelley Feldman
Professor, Department of Development Sociology, Cornell University, USA

Member:

Dr. David Little
Director, Center for Study of Values in Public Life, Harvard University, USA

Member:

Dr. Taher Saif
Gutgsell Professor & Associate Head for Graduate Programs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Member:

Prof. Anwar Huq
Professor, Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland
VC, Pro-VC & Treasurer
VC

Vice-Chancellor

Prof. Atique Islam
Ph.D., University of Sydney, Australia
M.Com., University of New South Wales, Australia
Email: vicechancellor@northsouth.edu
VC

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Designate) & Dean,
School of Health & Life Sciences

Prof. Dr. G.U. Ahsan
Ph.D., Mahidol University, Thailand
MPHM, ASEAN Institute for Health Development (AIHD), Mahidol University, Thailand
Email: gias.ahsan@northsouth.edu
Treasurer

Treasurer

Prof. Dr. Gour Gobinda Goswami
Ph.D., Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA
MSS, University of Dhaka
Email: gour.goswami@northsouth.edu

School Deans

VC

Dean, School of Health & Life Sciences

Prof. Dr. G.U. Ahsan
Ph.D., Mahidol University, Thailand
MPHM, ASEAN Institute for Health Development (AIHD), Mahidol University, Thailand
Email: gias.ahsan@northsouth.edu
VC

Dean, School of Business & Economics

Prof. Dr. Mohammad Mahboob Rahman
Ph.D., University of Kansas, Lawrence
BS, University of Central Missouri
Email: mahboob.rahman@northsouth.edu
VC

Dean, School of Engineering & Physical Sciences

Prof. Dr. Arshad M Chowdhury
Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Email: arshad.chowdhury@northsouth.edu
VC

Dean, School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Prof. Dr. Abdur Rob Khan
Ph.D., University of Kent at Canterbury, UK
MA, University of Dhaka
Email: abdur.khan@northsouth.edu

Department Chairs : School of Business & Economics

ED

Chair, Department of Accounting & Finance

Prof. Dr. Mohammad Riaz Uddin
Ph. D., University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Email: uddin.mohammad@northsouth.edu
ED

Chair, Department of Management

Prof. Dr. Abdul Hoque
Ph.D., Lancaster University, UK
Email: abdul.hoque@northsouth.edu
MIH

Chair, Department of Economics

Prof. Dr. M. Ismail Hossain
Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada
MA, University of Toronto, Canada
Email: ismail.hossain@northsouth.edu
MIH

Chair, Dept. of Marketing & Int. Business

Asst. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Tayeenul Hoque
Ph. D., University of East Anglia, UK
M.Sc., The University of Hull, UK
Email: mohammad.hoque02@northsouth.edu

Department Chairs : School of Engineering & Physical Sciences

AMC

Chair, Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rezaul Bari
Ph.D., University of Canterbury, New Zealand
MS, Louisiana State University, USA
Email: rezaul.bari@northsouth.edu
PPD

Chair, Department of Mathematics & Physics

Prof. Dr. Partha Pratim Dey
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, USA
Email: partha.dey@northsouth.edu
SI

Chair, Department of Architecture

Asst. Prof. Dr. Shaila Joarder
MBEnv, University of New SouthWales, Australia
Email: shaila.joarder@northsouth.edu
JB

Chair, Dept. of Civil & Env. Engineering

Prof. Dr. Moahmmad Nazmul Islam
Ph.D., The University of Tokyo, Japan
M. Sc., National University of Singapore, Singapore
Email: mohammad.islam@northsouth.edu

Department Chairs : School of Humanities and Social Sciences

HGS

Chair, Department of Law

Dr. Abu Noman Mohammad Atahar Ali
Ph.D., University of Wollongong, Australia
Email: abu.ali@northsouth.edu
SUA

Chair, Department of History & Philosophy

Prof. Dr. Sharifuddin Ahmed
Ph.D., University of London, UK
Email: sharifuddin.ahmed@northsouth.edu
ARK

Chair, Dept. of Political Science & Sociology

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahbubur Rahman
Ph.D., Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, USA
Email: mahbubur.rahman@northsouth.edu
ARK

Chair, Dept. of English & Modern Languages

Asst. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Shamsuzzaman
Ph.D., University of Canterbury, New Zealand
M.A., California State University, USA
Email: mohammad.shamsuzzaman@northsouth.edu

Department Chairs : School of Health and Life Sciences

HR

Chair, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Prof. Dr. Hasan Mahmud Reza
Ph.D., Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Email: hasan.reza@northsouth.edu
MJ

Chair, Dept. of Environmental Science & Management

Prof. Dr. Md. Jakariya
Ph.D., KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
M.Phil., University of Cambridge, UK
Email: md.jakariya@northsouth.edu
PJ

Chair, Dept. of Biochemistry and Microbiology

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sohidul Islam
Ph.D., Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Email: sohidul.islam@northsouth.edu
GUH

Chair, Department of Public Health

Asst. Prof. Dr. Mohammad Delwer Hossain Hawlader
Ph.D., University of Tsukuba, Japan
MPH, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Email: mohammad.hawlader@northsouth.edu

Directors

ED

Director, Graduate Studies

Prof. Dr. Sharif Nurul Ahkam
DBA, Kent State University, USA
MBA, Kent State University, USA
Email: sharif.ahkam@northsouth.edu
ED

Director, MBA & EMBA Programs

Prof. Dr. Tamgid Ahmed Chowdhury
Ph. D., Macquarie University, Australia
Email: tamgid.ahmed@northsouth.edu
Administration & Support
VC

Registrar

Md. Shahjahan
M.Com., University of Dhaka
B.Com., University of Dhaka
Email: md.shahjahan@northsouth.edu
VC

Proctor

Prof. Dr. Nazmul Ahsan Khan
Ph.D., Kobe University, Japan
M.Sc.,Kobe University, Japan
Email: nazmul.khan@northsouth.edu
VC

Controller of Examinations


Email: controller@northsouth.edu
ED

Librarian

Dr. Md. Zahid Hossain Shoeb
PhD, MPhil, MA in Information Sc. & Library Mgmt. (DU)
MSc in Computer Science (IUB)
Email: zahid.shoeb@northsouth.edu
ED

Project Director

Mushtaque Habib
M.Engg., University of California, Berkeley
B.Sc.Engg., University of Zambia, Lusaka
Email: mushtaque.habib@northsouth.edu
ED

Director (Information Technology)

Mahbubul H. Sarker
M.Sc.Engg., Polytechnic University, New York, USA
B.Sc.Engg.,Bangladesh Univ. of Engg. & Techology
Email: mahbubul.sarker@northsouth.edu
ED

Director (Administration)

Brigadier General Md. Saber, ndc, psc, G (Retd.)
Masters in Defence Studies, National University
BSS, National University, Dhaka
Email: mohammad.saber@northsouth.edu
ED

Director (Finance & Accounts)

Md. Mokbul Hossain FCMA
M.Com., University of Rajshahi
B.Com., University of Rajshahi
Email: mokbul.hossain@northsouth.edu
ED

Director (Operation & Maintenance)

Engr. Kazi Mominul Hoque
B.Sc. Engg., Bangladesh Univ. of Engg. & Technology
Email: mominul.hoque@northsouth.edu
ED

Director, External Affairs

Dr. Katherine Li
Ph.D., University of Hawai‘i at Manoa, USA
M.A., Columbia University, New York, USA
Email: katherine.li@northsouth.edu
ED

Deputy Director (Financial Aid)

Jafar Iqbal Russell
Commonwealth EMBA, Bangladesh Open University
B.Sc., Bangalore University, India.
Email: jafar.iqbal@northsouth.edu
ED

Deputy Director (PR)

Mr. Belal Ahmed
MBA, National University, Bangladesh
MSS, National University, Bangladesh
Email: belal.ahmed@northsouth.edu
ED

Director (Confucius Institute)

Dilara Afroz Khan
MBA, State University of New York, USA
Email: dilara.khan@northsouth.edu
ED

Deputy Director (PRChinese Director (Confucius Institute)

Dr. Guo Lei
Ph.D.,Southwest University, China
Email: guo.lei@northsouth.edu