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Dr. Tuhin Roy

Dr. Tuhin Roy completed his Ph.D. degree from the Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies and obtained his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Sociology from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. In 2009 he joined as a lecturer of Sociology Discipline of Khulna University. Presently Dr. Roy is working as professor of the same discipline. Before joining Khulna University, Dr. Roy was a part-time faculty member of Department of Sanskrit, University of Dhaka while he taught Introduction to Sociology. He was also appointed as a teaching assistant of BRAC University where he taught Introduction to Sociology and Bangladesh studies. In addition, he was also research associate of Banglapedia (National encyclopedia of Bangladesh) from the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. Recently he has successfully completed his tenure as joint director at Khulna University Research and Innovation Centre.

Dr. Roy published widely in the areas of development includes Social Policy, Disaster Management, Environmental Politics, Coastal risk Management and the Vulnerable groups and their livelihoods. He has published 8 books, 24 research articles, and 7 book chapters. His articles, books, book chapters published from various reputed journals, books including Routledge, Sage, Springer, Plos One, University Press Limited (UPL) etc. In 2018, he received Overall Best Presentation Award and Session Best Award-2018, International Conference on Social sciences, Colombo, Sri Lanka. He regularly writes popular articles in Bengali national dailies on various contemporary social issues. He also attended several national and international conferences as presenter, scientific committee member as well as session chair.



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

Thesis Title:

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


Masters 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 Upazila.


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

First Class.

Monograph Title:

Reproductive Rights among Urban Hindu Women: Study at Shakari

Bazar, Dhaka.


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

First Division with Star Marks.


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

§   Education, Population and Society---Vulnerable groups and Coastal livelihoods,

§   Social Policy, Social Integration.

2009 - Present

Sociology Discipline, Khulna University


 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 and 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 and Development

Ø  Advanced Research Monograph

Ø  Communication

Ø  Sociology of Third World

Ø  Quantitative and 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

July 25, 2019-Present

Course Coordinator, Master of population and Gender studies (MPGS), Sociology Discipline, Khulna University

Other notable activities

----- Secretary-General, International Association for Social Science and Humanities (IASSH), the International Institute of Knowledge Management, NO: 531/18, Kotte Road, Pitakotte, Srilanka, From 2000 ---Today (Ongoing).

----------Editorial Member, JSS Journal of science studies, iga KM2 Pulutan sidorejo, kotasolatiga, Jawa Tengah, Indonesia, Hp+628156570314

 ------------- PhD international expert, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India (on going)

 ------ Joint Director, Khulna University Research Cell, (from 17/12/2020 --Today)

 ------ Member, Professor Abdul Majed Khan Memorial Trust (2018-2019), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.

------ Executive Committee Member, School of Studies, Social Science School, Khulna University from From 19/09/2018 ...

------ Elected Social Welfare and Cultural Secretary, Khulna University Teacher’s Association (KUTA)-2018.

-----   Ex-Assistant provost (Khan jahan Ali Hall-2012), Khulna University

-----   Ex-Assistant Provost (Aparajita Hall-2013), Khulna University

-----    Ex elected Member, Khulna University Teacher’s Association (KUTA)-2016.

--------   Ex elected Member, Khulna University Teacher’s Association (KUTA)-2021

-----   Adviser to the Chairman,   National Debate Federation (NDF, BD), Khulna Region, 2019.

-----   Adviser-Noiyaik (Debating Club), Khulna University.

-----   Adviser, BRICK (Research).

-----   Publication secretary-Dhaka University Alumnai Association, Khulna Region (Running)

------ Publication Secretary, Jagonnath Hall Alumnai Association, Khulna Region (Running)

------ Editor-“Aloker Ei Jharna Dharai”-2018, Dhaka University Alumnai Association, Khulna Region, Bangladesh.

 -----  Associate Editor, 'Jotoirmoy Jagonnath Hall,' Jagonnath Hall Alumnai

       Association, Khulna, Bangladesh.

--- -President, Daily National Prothom Alo, Khulna Bondusova , 2022---2023

Life Member

Asiatic Society of Bangladesh

Life Member

Dhaka University Registered Graduate

Life member

Dhaka University Alumni Association

Life Member

Dhaka University Sociology Alumni Association

Life Member

Bengali Language Committee


Bangladesh Sociological Association

Executive Member

Coastal Research Foundation, Khulna

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SL Title Degree Role Start Date End Date
No Supervision Available

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Published articles,  Forthcoming articles , Published Book Chapters, Forthcoming Book Chapters, Published Books 

1.   Roy, T and Sony, M. M. A. A. M., (2023). Religion and Disaster Management: A study on two selected villages in Coastal Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies, volume 20 (1), 

  •                      DOI: 
  • 10.53808/KUS.2023.20.01.2217-ss
  • 2.   Roy, T. MB Rayhan, Aktar, R. (2023). Prevalence of Sexual Harassment among Female Students of Khulna University. Indonesian journal of  Innovation and Applied Science (IJIAS),  Volume-3, Issue-1, ISSN 2775-4162 (online), Page 12-21.

  • DOI: 10.47540/ijias.v3i1.590
  • 3.    Rahman, M., Roy, T. (2023). Impediment to communication in adolescent sexual and reproductive health knowledge: a study in secondary level students in Khulna City. SN Soc Sci 3, 9 (2023). Springer,

    4.      SK Chanda, MR Kabir,  Roy, T ,TA Sohel, H Howlader, SR Razu (2022). Sociocultural Costs of the Long-term COVID-19 Outbreak in Bangladesh: A systematic Review. SAGE open 12 (4).

    5.    Islam, Ara, G, Roy, T, Jahan, S, and Islam, M, (2022), Adaptive Strategies of Coastal People in response to Climate Change: Experiences from the Two Villages of Dacope Upazila in Bangladesh, Environment and Ecosystem science (EES) 6(1) (2022), 17-28. DOI: 10.26480/ees.01.2022.17.28

    6.     Roy, T. et al., (2021). Covid-19 Vaccine rumors and conspiracy theories: The need for cognitive inoculation against misinformation to improve vaccine adherence. PLOSONE. Doi:, May12,20211 /

    7.     Roy, T. Chandra, D, Sony, M. M. A. A. M., and Rahman, S. (2021). Impact of Salinity intrusion on the Health of Coastal people: reflections from Dacope Upazila of Khulna District, Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies, 17 (1&2): 57-66. DOI:10.53808/KUS.2020.17.1&2.1906-S

    8.     Poly, A. Chanda, S.K. and Roy, T. (2020). Response to extreme Climatic Event: A Case Study of Coastal Community from Southeast, Bangladesh. Khulna University Studies, 17 (1&2): 89-104.

    9.     Mallick, S. K., and 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. Doi: 10.3329/mediscope. v7i1.47134.

    10.    Sony, M. M. A. A. M., Hasan, K., Roy, T., and Basu, B. (2020). “Lay people perception about the Coronavirus Pandemic: Evidence from Khulna, Bangladesh” Research Square, version 1, preprint. DOI:10.21203/

    11.    Roy, T., and Sony, M. M. A. A. M., (2019). “Social Structure changes in post-Disaster area from Marxist point of View: Reflection from Dacope, Khulna, Bangladesh.” NIU International Journal of Human Rights, 6 (1): 3- 13.

    12.  Roy, T. Alam, C., and Sony, M. M. A. A. M., (2019). “Livelihood Pattern of Betel Leaf Cultivators: A Case study at Fakirhat Upazilla in Bagherhat District”, South Asian journal of Agriculture (SAJA), 7(1&2): 34-37.

    13.   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): 43-70.

    14.  Khan, A, Mahzebin, M., Rashid, M., and Roy, T., (2019). “Impact of early marriage on reproductive Health”, Indian journal of regional Science, LI (1): 64-77.

    15.  Chandra, D., Roy, T., and Golder, B., (2019). “Factors Determining Empowerment of Aged widow in Raingamari village of Batiaghata Thana in Khulna district of Bangladesh. Khulna University studies, 16(1&2): 113-124.

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

    17.  Roy, T. Hasan, M. and Q. Alam (2013). “Women Representatives in Union Parishad of Bangladesh, Khulna University Studies, 11&12 (1&2).

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

    19.   Roy,T., Mallick, S. and K. Hasan (2011). “Rural-Urban Differentials of Gender Inequality and Reproductive Health among Married women in South Western Bangladesh”, Khulna University Studies, 10 (1 and 2): 331-339.

    20.   Bairagi, A. K., Roy, T., and Polin. A., (2011). “Socio-Economic Impacts of Mobile Phone in Rural Bangladesh: A case Study in Batiaghata Thana, Khulna District”, International Journal of Computer and Information Technology, ISSN 2078-5828, 2 (1).

    21.  Bairagi, A.K., Rajon, S.H., and Roy, T., (2011). “Status and Role of Educational institutions to build digital society in Bangladesh:  Perspective of Khulna, a divisional city”, International journal of advances in engineering and technology, 1(4): 374-383.

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

    23.  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.

    24.  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.

        Published Book Chapters

    1.      Roy, T. Nasreen, M. Hasan, K. and Sony, M. M. A. A. M. (2023) Community Priorities in disaster risk reduction interventions: a critical perspective from southwest coastal Bangladesh, Routledge, Taylor and Francis group.

    2. Roy,T… Sony, M.M.A.A.M., (2022) Climate change, conflict, and pro-social behaviour in south-western Bangladesh: Implications for environmental justiceSpringer Nature Singapore.

    2.  Sultana Z., Mondal P., Roy T., Biswas B., Mallick B. (2021) Socio-political Distancing Amid Disaster: Empirical Evidence from Bangladesh. In: Alam G.M.M., Erdiaw-Kwasie M.O., Nagy G.J., Leal Filho W. (eds) Climate Vulnerability and Resilience in the Global South. Climate Change Management. Springer, Cham.

    3.   Khan L., Roy T., Alam G.M.M. (2021) Post-cyclone Occupational Vulnerabilities of Farmers in South-West Coastal Region of Bangladesh. In: Alam G.M.M., Erdiaw-Kwasie M.O., Nagy G.J., Leal Filho W. (eds) Climate Vulnerability and Resilience in the Global South. Climate Change Management. Springer, Cham.

    4. Roy, T. and Sony, M. M. A. A. M. (2021). "Role of Women in Social Health: A  Case study on southwest disaster prone area of Bangladesh" from the book of “Disaster, Environment and Health edited by Mahbuba Nasreen and others from Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies (IDMVS), University of Dhaka. ISBN: 978-984-35-2709-7.

    5.  Roy T., Nasreen M., Khan A.A., Rezaul Karim M. (2020) Disaster Risk Mitigation Strategies in the Southwestern Coastal Region of Bangladesh. In: Bandyopadhyay S., Pathak C., Dentinho T. (eds) Urbanization and Regional Sustainability in South Asia. Contemporary South Asian Studies. Springer, Cham. 

    Published Books

    1.   Roy, T. (2022), Somoy Jekhane Jamon [in Bengali], Published in NOI Prokashan, Dhaka, Bangladesh ISBN; 978-984-35-1512-4

    2.  Gosh, S., Huq, S. and Roy, T. (eds) (2021), Chiro Unnoto Shir [in Bengali], published by Dhaka University Alumnai Association, Khulna

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

    4.   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

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

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

    7.  Biswas. S. and 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.

    8.   Sen, R., Bhowmik, D., and Roy, T. (2009). Bangladesher Muktiyudha: Dhaka O Calcutta Biswabidyalayer Obodan (Liberation War of Bangladesh: Contribution of Dhaka and Calcutta University [in Bengali.]), University Press Limited (UPL). ISBN: 978-984-8815-33-5.