Tasnuva Yasmin (তাসনুভা ইয়াসমিন)
Assistant Professor

Tasnuva Yasmin is currently serving as an Assistant Professor at the Development Studies Discipline in Khulna University. She received a bachelor degree from the Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka. She also received her master degree from the same Department with specialization on Public Policy. Her research interest includes diverse subject materials under the broader academic field of governance and public policy. Her current research is focused on PSM (Public Service Motivation) and developing a framework to strengthen democratic governance in Bangladesh.


2017             Master of Social Sciences (MSS), University of Dhaka

                     Major: Development Studies


2016             Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSS), University of Dhaka

                     Major: Development Studies

                     Dissertation Title: Motivation behind Entering Public Service: the Case of    

                     Bangladesh Civil Service 

Governance and Public Policy, Civil Society, Public Administration, Public Health.                              

Current Research Project/Collaboration

SL Title Research Role Awarded Date Completion Date Funding Agency
1 Factors Affecting Less Leprosy Cases in Khulna Division


September 2018-        Development Studies Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208

Currently serving       Designation: Assistant Professor 


July 2018-                  Development Research Initiative Trust (dRi)

August 2018               Designation: Research Assistant 


May 2018-                 The Nielsen Company (Bangladesh) Ltd

June 2018                   Designation: Research Assistant 


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SL Title Degree Role Start Date End Date
No Supervision Available

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Md. Zobayer Hossain & Tasnuva Yasmin (2022): Factors affecting public sector innovation during COVID-19 pandemic in Bangladesh: an analysis on three cases, International Review of Public Administration, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/12294659.2022.2044105

Razu, S., Yasmin, T., Arif, T., Islam, M., Islam, S., Gesesew, H. & Ward P. (2021). Challenges Faced by Health Professionals during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Qualitative Inquiry from Bangladesh. Frontiers in Public Health.  doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.647315.

Ali, M., Khatun, M. F., Yasmin, T., Talukder, A., Maniruzzaman, M., & Alauddin, S. (2023). Smoke-free status of homes and workplaces among Indian people: Evidence from Global Adult Tobacco SurveyData-2016/2017. Plos one18(2), e0282138.