Tarikul Alam Sharif (Rajon)

Tarikul Alam Sharif (Rajon)

Senior Academic Coordination Officer

Tarikul Alam Sharif (Rajon) is the Senior Academic Coordination Officer for Master of Development Studies (MDS), a major academic program of BIGD. He is the Officer of Administration of the SEIP program and provides the administrative and academic support to Executive Development Centre (EDC). His work responsibilities include student recruitment, and communicating 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 Program’. 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.