Dr. Ahmed IMTIAJ

Designation: Professor
Academic Institution: Department of Botany, University of Rajshahi
Research Field: Mycology and Pathology
Research Interest: Medical & Molecular Mycology, Mushrooms Sciences, Myco-Protein, Applied Microbiology

E-mail: aimtiajbot.ru.ac.bd; imtiaz269@yahoo.com
Personal Website: http://www.ru.ac.bd/botany/details/?sid=23001961
Researchgate Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ahmed_IMTIAJ
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ahmed-imtiaj-ph-d/21/487/864

Institutional Contact

Professor, Department of Botany, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh


Short Biography

Dr. Ahmed Imtiaj is serving as a Professor in the Department of Botany, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi, Bangladesh. He completed BSc and MSc degrees in Botany from the same university.  In 2008, Dr. Imtiaj obtained PhD degree from the Culture Collection and DNA Bank of Mushrooms (CCDBM), University of Incheon, Korea. He published 01 book and 37 research papers including 12 SCI and 05 ISI in different prestigious publications. During last few years he received several research grants from different international and national organizations. Dr. Imtiaj is one the pioneer academicians of mushroom research in Bangladesh. He visited about 17 countries including Korea, Japan, USA and 47 universities such as Incheon University, Kyushu University, MIT, Harvard University, UPLB, Shanghai University, Bogor Agriculture University, etc.

Other Experiences

  • Postdoctoral Fellow of JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)-2010~2012, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • Country Representative & Postdoctoral Fellow of MIF (The Matsumae International Foundation, Japan)-2010, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow of KOSEF (Korean Science & Engineering Foundation)-2008, Bio-Resource and Environmental Center, University of Incheon, Korea.