Biography

Dr. Mohammad Zashim Uddin has been working as Professor since 2013 in the Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh and supervised 36 MS research and one Ph. D. research and presently guiding two M. Phil. research and two MS research. He teaches Plant Taxonomy, Ethnobotany and Conservation Biology of tropical biodiversity. By this time, he has been published 75 research articles/books/book parts in different national and international scientific journal. His Research Gate (RG) point is 21.64, research reads 19271 and citations 707. Currently Dr. Zashim has been served as General Secretary of Bangladesh Association of Plant Taxonomists, Joint Secretary of Bangladesh Botanical Society, and Convener of Bangladesh Botany Olympiad. He is also advisory committee member of Nature and Life Foundation of Channel i (Popular Television Channel). Apart from his research, Dr. Zashim involved with many scientific affiliated bodies nationally and internationally. He has been promoted biodiversity conservation in Bangladesh through electronic media (popular television programs) and also in social media (Biodiversity Conservation Initiatives and Facebook posting). His research interests are forest management, traditional ethnobotanical knowledge for healthcare, and biodiversity conservation