|Mr. Aminur Rashid|
|BSc Fisheries (Hons.); MS in Aquaculture (SAU); MSc in Aquaculture (Ghent, Belgium)|
Mr. Aminur Rashid is a young aquaculturist and academician, was born in 1989, in Sylhet district of Bangladesh. He has obtained B.Sc. Fisheries (Hons.) in 2011 and an MS in aquaculture in 2013 from the Sylhet Agricultural University,Bangladesh. In 2016, he was awarded Belgian government scholarship VLIR-UOS and successfully completed second MSc in Aquaculture from Ghent University, Belgium. During his study, he has the opportunity to do an internship on Shrimp (L. vannamei) farming in Cienfuegos, Cuba. Besides this, he was working as a research fellow at INDO-BELSPO project at Center for Science Education and Research in Nitte University, India. He was attended in several field training programs on aquatic animal farming (e.g. Salmon, Sea bass, Trout, Shrimp, Mussel and Oyster etc.), aquatic animal health management, shellfish culture at different farms and hatcheries in Ireland. Mr. Rashid is a very enthusiastic and passionate early stage researcher who has authored or co-authored several peer reviewed scientific articles. The professional motto of Mr. Rashid’s is “Remove hunger through Aquaculture”. At present, he is working as an Assistant Professor at Department of Aquaculture in Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh.