Our Team 2017-02-28T03:11:06+00:00

Executive Board

Siam Mosharraf Hossain
Siam Mosharraf HossainFounder and President
Initiated the higher studies awareness movement in Bangladesh. Responsible for managing short-term and long-term directives of the organization. Author of WordMap. Mobile App Developer. Master’s in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Houston. BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Islamic University of Technology. Baltimore, Maryland.
Nasrin Jahan Bobby
Nasrin Jahan BobbyChief Design Officer
Responsible for creative directions of the organization. Pursuing PhD in Pharmacy from Long Island University. BPharm and MPharm from University of Science and Technology Chittagong. New York City, New York, USA
Masudul Hassan Quraishi
Masudul Hassan QuraishiChief Social Media Officer
Manages the main Facebook group and couple subgroups. BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from BUET. Lecturer at Eastern University. Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Abdullah Al Imran
Abdullah Al ImranChief Event Officer
Arranges higher study seminars. Firefox Student Administrator at Mozilla Foundation. Studying B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering in AIUB. Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Saifur Rahman
Saifur RahmanChief Technical Officer
Manages online content, and leader of all online platforms. Pursuing MS in Computer Science in University of Regina. BSc in Computer Science from American International University- Bangladesh(AIUB). Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Nishat Afrose
Nishat AfroseChief Group & Fanpage Administrator
Fan Page and Main Group Administrator. BPharm at Jahangirnagar University. Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Sheikh Farhana Binte Ahmed
Sheikh Farhana Binte AhmedHelios Program Coordinator
Responsible for coordination of Helios Program which includes material preparation, batch management etc. Currently pursuing MSc in EEE in IUT. BSc in EEE from AIUB.


Preceding Executives

Mahmudul Hoque : Feb 2011 – Jul 2014
Mostafa Kamal Abir : Feb 2011 – Aug 2014
Shamima Jahan : Feb 2011 – Dec 2012
Rashidul Hasan : Jul 2011 – Jul 2014
Mohammad Tuhin Ali : Apr 2012 – Mar 2014
Asraful Forhad Chowdhury : May 2012 – Mar 2014

Promi Naheed: April 2013 – Sep 2015
Shajjadul Islam Pavel : Dec 2013- Dec 2014
M Faisal Riyad : Jan 2014 – Dec 2015
Syeda Sabrina : Jan 2014 – Jul 2014
Mirza Sohel : Jan 2014 – Dec 2014
Tanmoy Das: March 2014 – Dec 2015
Nobel Chowdhury : Sep 2014 – Dec 2015
Hassan Afrad : Jan 2015 – Dec 2015

Advisory Board

Saleh M M Rahman
Saleh M M RahmanMD, PhD, MPH
Dr. Saleh Rahman, also known as Sezan Mahmud, serves as the Director of Community Outreach and Preventive Services Core (COPS) of the Center of Excellence for Cancer Research, Training and Community Service funded by National Institute of Health (NIH). He is Associate Professor of Public Health at the Institute of Public Health, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A&M University. He also holds a Clinical Research Faculty position at the College of Medicine, Florida State University.

Earlier he has received his Doctor of Medicine (M.B.B.S) degree from Dhaka University, Bangladesh in 1992, Master of Public Health degree from Harvard University School of Public Health in 1997 and Doctor of Philosophy degree from UAB School of Public Health in 2001.

He was awarded International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Short Training Fellowship Award at the Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School. Recipient of APHA-PHEHP Early Career Award in 2006, AACR Minority Serving Institution Faculty Scholar Award in 2008 and 2010, and Alabama Power Foundation  “Outstanding Achievement Award” at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Dr. Rahman is a nationally awarded published author of his mother tongue- Bengali, and so far published 22 books in his native language (wikipedia page).

Ragib Hasan
Ragib HasanPhD
Dr. Hasan is a tenure-track Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at University of Alabama at Birmingham. He leads the SECuRE and Trustworthy Computing Lab (SECRETLab). He is also the founder of Shikkhok.com — an award-winning free education platform in Bengali language, and the co-ordinator of the BanglaBraille project, aimed at creating educational material for visually impaired children in South Asia.

In the past, he was an NSF Computing Innovation Fellow and Assistant Research Scientist at the Dept. of Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University. My research was supported by the 2009 NSF/CRA Computing Innovation Postdoctoral Fellowship.  He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science in October 2009, from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

He is primarily interested in Cloud Computing, Computer Security, Secure Provenance, Trustworthy Databases and File Systems. He also introduced the notion of digital data waste – an area where his research has been covered by MIT Technology Review, cNET, and other media outlets.

His research is funded by grants from the Department of Homeland Security, the Office of Naval Research, a 2012 Google Faculty Research Award, and a 2012 Amazon Research Grant. In addition, he is a recipient of the 2013 Google RISE Award, 2013 the Best of Blogs and Online Activism Award for Innovation, and the 2013 Information Society Innovation Fund Award — all for Shikkhok.com.