Eminent educationist Prof Dr Abdul Hannan Chowdhury joined Primeasia University (PU) as its new vice chancellor.
Before joining PU, Dr Chowdhury was pro-vice chancellor of Eastern University, says a press release.
He completed his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Northeastern University, Boston, USA in 1999 and MS in Operations Research from Northeastern University, USA in 1996.
He has earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Statistics from Jahangirnagar University in the year 1986 and 1987 and respectively.
He was also the former director of the BBA programme and syndicate member of North South University
He has worked as a faculty member at the University of Windsor, Canada, Northeastern University, Boston, USA, University of Calgary, Canada and at the Islamic University, Bangladesh.
In 2014, he was made a visiting Professor of the Yunnan Normal University, China.
He has published more than 50 papers and two books and presented more than 40 papers in different international conferences.