|Dr. Muktarun Islam|
|BSc. Agricultural Engineering (BAU), MS in Irrigation and Water Managment (BAU), PhD in Water Resources Development (BUET)|
Muktarun Islam is an assistant professor, faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Department of Irrigation and Water Management, at Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh. She holds a PhD in Water Resources Development from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, and her thesis was titled: Conjunctive Use of Saline and Non-saline Coastal Aquifers for Agriculture. She holds an M.S. in Irrigation and Water Management, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, and her thesis was titled "Effect of Water Stress on the Growth and Yield of Three Drought Tolerant T.Aman Rice Mutants", and a B.S. in Agricultural Engineering, also from Bangladesh Agricultural University. She has received award "The South Asian Water (SAWA) Fellowship" for Ph.D Programme at the Institute of Water and Flood Management (IWFM), BUET, Dhaka. She was Former Research Fellow, Bangladesh Center for Advanced Studies,during August 2013 to October 2013, Research Assistant, Climate Change Study Cell, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, during 1st August 2011 to October 2012 and Assistant Engineer, Barind Multipurpose Development Authority (BMDA), during August 03 2005 to November 20, 2007. She attended five international conferences. She also attend several national and international training. 1.International Training of Trainers of Wetland Management (International Training of Trainers on Integrated Water Resources Management) at Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation, the Netharlands from 27May-14June 2013 2. Writing workshop, PGIA, University of Peradeniya, Srilanka from 17-20 January 2011 3. Gender and Water under the SaciWaters, IWFM, BUET from 11-13 July 2009 4. Remote Sensing and GIS in Water Management, DCE/IWFM, BUET from 06-08 June 2009 5. Professional Certificate course in Geographical Information System using ArcGIS 9.1 from 03 Sept.-03 Nov. 2008 6. Research Methodology: Principles and Practices, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India from 17-30 April 2008.