TLT Webinar: Higher study abroad for ISLM graduates: challenges and opportunities, Presented by: Dr Jakaria Rahman
Are you an ISLM graduate and want to study abroad and learn differently with greater knowledge of different cultures?
If yes, then this webinar will help you to find the path that is right for you.
To inform the overall procedures to get admission abroad both at master and PhD levels.
When and how to start the preparation; Which myths are not true, where to search for opportunities, which countries to target, scholarship opportunities, how to prepare required documents, for example, motivation letter, reference letter, language skills, academic documents? How to write to a professor for PhD admission? What is the hot topic? What should the research proposal contain?
This webinar will aid the ISLM graduates to take preparation for study abroad.
The language of the webinar: Bengali
Date: Friday 19 October 2018 Time: 5:00 PM (Bangladesh Standard Time)
To Join this webinar
Meeting ID: 542 470 6366
International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/btrlyhQRS
About the Presenter:
Dr Jakaria Rahman is engaged as a Bibliometric Analyst at the Department of communication and learning in science at the Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden. His works consist of analyzing publications impact and research collaborations to suggest development strategies, publication strategies and policies with the university management and departments and contribute to the university ranking analytics. He is also involved in several research projects.
He obtained bachelor, master, and MPhil degree in information science and library management from the University of Dhaka. He received Dutch Bangla Bank fellowship to pursue MPhil program. He attended 3-months international training on scientific and technological information management in universities and libraries with Belgian government’s VLIR-UOS scholarship. He was granted European Unions’ Erasmus Mundus scholarship that he ended successfully after 2-years of MSc studies in Digital Library in collaboration with three universities in Norway, Estonia, and Italy. Later, he briefly worked for Opera software in Norway. Further, he worked as a researcher at the University of Antwerp and was conferred with PhD degree from there. During his MSc and PhD studies, he has collaborated extensively with colleagues throughout Europe and spent time at several European universities and presented his research findings in different international conferences. He spent his early career years at the IJSG, BANSDOC, EWU, and ICDDR, B.
He has published a good number of research articles in Web of Science and Scopus indexed journals. All his publications are open access and available through ResearchGate (see at https://tinyurl.com/yb6p673h) and E-LIS repository (see at http://eprints.rclis.org). His ORCID ID is 0000-0001-7876-4631.
He is a member of ASIS&T and a life member of BALID and LAB.