Tarikul Alam Sharif (Rajon)
Programme Coordination Officer
Tarikul Alam Sharif (Rajon) is the Programme Coordination Officer for Master of Development Studies (MDS) and Masters in Development Management and Practice (MDMP), two major academic programmes of BIGD.His work responsibilities include student recruitment, communicate with faculties, students and other stakeholders, among others.
Before joining his current position, Tarikul had extensive two years of research experience in the former BDI during 2008-2010, where he trained enumerators, conducted Focus Group Discussion (FGD) with various stakeholders, held interview with respondents, supervised team, arranged Participatory Rapid Appraisal in various rural areas of Bangladesh. He was involved in a number of studies including ‘Food Security for Ultra Poor’ and ‘Local Governance Safety Net Programme’. After that, he took a major career shift from research to the academic-administrative area coordinating MDS, MDMP in BIGD.
Tarikul has received his B.A (Hons) and MA degree in Philosophy from Jahangirnagar University. He obtained his MBA in Finance from Northern University Bangladesh.