Precise Biography of Professor M. Abdus Samad, D.Sc., Ph.D.
Professor Dr. M. Abdus Samad has recently joined as Professor in the Dept. of EEE and Dean, School of Science & Engineering of Uttara University. Before joining at Uttara University, Professor Dr. Samad had served as Professor, Dept. of EEE at KUET, Khulna for more than 5 years and also as Professor & Dean, Faculty of EEE, Professor & Head, Department of EEE & ECE, KUET, Khulna. He had served as Vice Chancellor of Prime University for 4 years. He was the Director of BIT, Khulna for more than 4 years.
Professor Dr. Samad has about 42 years of professional experience out of which about 40 years experience as Assistant Professor and above. He had been serving in different Public and Private Universities/Institutes efficiently as Visiting Faculty and R&D Advisor since 1975.
In his academic career, Professor Dr. Samad achieved his Ph.D. Degree in EEE from IIT, India in 1987 and Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) Degree in Engineering from U.S.A in 2011. Previously, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in EEE from Rajshahi University in 1973 and Master of Engineering Degree in EEE from IIT, India in 1982.
Professor Dr. Samad has been awarded 5 different National Awards by different bodies of national level. He was awarded India Bangladesh Cultural Exchange scholarship award during 1980 to 1982 and 1983 to 1987. He was also awarded different scholarships during his undergraduate studies.