Mr. Md.  Jamal Hossain
Mr. Md. Jamal Hossain

Assistant Professor Contact No : 01719309939
Department of Agricultural and Applied Statistics Email : jamalju.stat@gmail.com
Faculty of Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology
 
Research Interest:   Small Area Estimation; Multilevel Modelling; Poverty and Food Insecurity Estimation, Public Health and Child Nutrition; Multivariate Analysis; Robust Regression Analysis; Time Series Modeling.
M.Sc. In Statistics    - 2010
GPA: 3.98 (Out of 4.00), First Position
Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
B.Sc. (Hons.) In Statistics    - 2009
GPA: 3.93 (Out of 4.00), First Position
Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
Total Number:  2
 

Having experience in data processing, editing and analysis for the project entitled-

  •  “Restoring socio-economic stability and strengthening community resilience in areas affected by cyclone AILA” conducted by Foundation for Research on Educational Planning and Development (FREPD), 2009, Polashi, Dhaka.
  •  “Study on Effects of Biogas in the Households in Biogas Villages with focus on Gender Issues” conducted by Prokaushali Sangsad Ltd., 2010, Banani, Dhaka. 
Total Number:  3
 
  • A training workshop on “Scientific Report Writing” organized by the Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) at the Conference Hall of Interdisciplinary Centre for Food Security (ICF), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, 21-22 October 2016.
  • An advanced course on “Communicative English” arranged by the Department of Languages, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, January-March 2014.
  • A training course on “Teaching Methods and Techniques” for Lecturer and Assistant Professors of Bangladesh Agricultural University organized by the  Graduate Training Institute (GTI), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, 05-14 March 2013.
Assistant Professor
03 Feb, 2015 -
Lecturer
03 Feb, 2013 - 02 Feb, 2015
Total Number:  8
 

REFEREED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS:

[1]. Hossain, M. J. and Al-Amin, A. K. M. Abdullah (2018). Non-farm Income and Consumption Expenditures in Rural Bangladesh: Empirical Evidence from Multilevel Regression Modelling. Journal of Quantitative Economics, Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40953-018-0134-7

[2]. Imam, M. F., Islam, M. A. and Hossain, M. J. (2018). Factors affecting poverty in rural Bangladesh: An analysis using multilevel modelling. J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ. 16(1): 123-130. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/jbau.v16i1.36493

[3]. Hossain M. J. and Majumder, A. K. (2018). Proposed Distance-based test for testing Multivariate Multiple Regression Coefficients under Restricted Alternatives. International Journal of Statistics and Probability, 7(2): 56-65, Canada. DOI:10.5539/ijsp.v7n2p56

[4]. Hossain, M. J., Al-Amin, A. K. M. Abdullah and Islam, A. H. M. Saiful (2018). Modeling and Forecasting of Climatic Parameters: Univariate SARIMA versus Multivariate Vector Autoregression Approach. J. Bangladesh Agril. Univ., 16(1): 131–143. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/jbau.v16i1.36494

[5]. Hossain, M. J., Kuri, S. K.,  Islam, M. S. and Mondal, U. (2014). Estimating the effect of climate change on rice Production: a study from Mymensingh district of Bangladesh using quantile regression method. International Journal of Sustainable Crop Production (IJSCP). ISSN-1991-3036 (Online). 9(1):1-7. http://ggfjournals.com/assets/uploads/MIN-429_(1-7)_FINAL_(OK).pdf

[6]. Kuri, S. K., Hossain, M. J. and Mondal, U. (2014). Rice for nutrition: a temporal perspective of the major SAARC countries. European Scientific Journal. 10(12): 503-512. https://eujournal.org/index.php/esj/article/view/3234/3024

[7]. Kuri, S. K., Hossain, M. J. and Saha, M. (2014). Trend Analysis of Climate Variables (Air Temperature and Rainfall) and Its Influences on Rice Yield: A Case Study from Mymensingh District of Bangladesh. Journal of Sylhet Agricultural University. 1(1): 15-21 http://jsau.com.bd/tag/rice-yield/

[8]. Hossain, M. J. and Hasan, M. F. (2013). Forecasting of Milk, Meat and Egg Production in Bangladesh, Research Journal of Animal, Veterinary and Fishery Sciences, 1(9), 7-13, India. http://www.isca.in/AVFS/Archive/v1/i9/2.ISCA-RJAVFS-2013-051.php

 

ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATIONS:

[1]. Al-Amin, A. K. M. Abdullah and Hossain, M. J. (2018). Impact of Non-farm Income on Welfare in Rural Bangladesh: Multilevel Mixed-effects Regression Approach. Journal of Rural Development Perspectives, Elsevier.

[2]. Sultana, E., Islam, M. A., Sayem, S. M. and Hossain, M. J. (2018). Switching of Academic Performance of Bangladesh Agricultural University Students and Likely Determinants: A Stochastic Approach. Journal of Sylhet Agricultural University

 

PAPERS UNDER REVIEW:

[1]. Hossain M. J., Das, S., Chandra, H. and Islam, M. A. (2018). Disaggregate Level Estimates and Spatial Mapping of Food Insecurity in Bangladesh by Linking Survey and Census Data. Journal of Food Security, Springer.

[2]. Bhuiyan, M. K. J., Hossain, M. J., Islam, M. A. and Quddus, M. A. (2018). Determinants of Nutritional Status among Under-five Children in Rural Bangladesh: A Quantitative Analysis using Multilevel Approach. Public Health Nutrition, Cambridge Uni. Press.

[3]. Hossain M. J. and Al-Amin, A. K. M. Abdullah (2018). Non-farm Income, Poverty and Inequality: Empirical Evidence from Rural Bangladesh. Eurasian Economic Review, Springer. 

 

PAPERS IN PREPARATION:

[1]. Das, S., Hossain M. J., and Chandra, H.  “An Application of Spatial Fay-Herriot Model for estimating district level coverage of antenatal care in Bangladesh”, under preparation for submitting to JRSSA.

 

PROCEEDINGS:

[1]. Dey, S. R., Hossain M. J., and Majumder, A. K. (2010). On the new algorithm of testing and comparing size corrected powers for testing multivariate normality. Proc. of the 5th National Seminar on ‘Statistics For All’ jointly organized by Bangladesh Statistical Association and East-West University, Bangladesh.

[2]. Hossain M. J., Das, S., Chandra, H. and Islam, M. A. (2018). Disaggregate Level Estimates and Spatial Mapping of Food Insecurity in Bangladesh by Linking Survey and Census Data. Proc. of the 1st National Conference on ‘Application of Statistics on Sustainable Development Goals’ organized by the Department of Statistics, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University, Bangladesh.

 

B.Sc. (Hons.) project report:

A project report entitled “Resampling on the Finite Population Sampling-A Monte Carlo Simulation Approach” submitted for partial fulfillment of the Degree of B.Sc. (Hons.) in Statistics, Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, 2010.

M.S. Thesis:

A Thesis entitled “Likelihood-based test for testing Multivariate Multiple Regression Coefficients under Restricted Alternatives” submitted for partial fulfillment of the Degree of Master of Science in Statistics, Department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, 2011.

 

Total Number:  2
 

[1] Attended as an instructor for a special training program on the Application of Statistical Methods for Analyzing Data by SPSS conducted by Interdisciplinary Centre for Food Security (ICF), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh.

[2] Attended as an instructor for a special training program on the Application of Statistical Methods for Analyzing Data by STATA conducted by Interdisciplinary Centre for Food Security (ICF), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. 

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Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
Prime Minister Gold Medal-2011 University Grants Commission (Bangladesh) Achieved highest CGPA among all departments in the B.Sc. (Hons.) Exam-2009. 2016
Asadul Kabir Gold Medal and Scholarship Jahangirnagar University Achieved highest CGPA among all departments in the B.Sc. (Hons.) Exam-2009. 2015
Talent pool Scholarship-2009 Jahangirnagar University Achieved highest CGPA among all departments in the B.Sc. (Hons.) Exam-2009. 2013
Dr. Aklakur Rahman Scholarship Jahangirnagar University Achieved highest CGPA among all departments in the B.Sc. (Hons.) Exam-2009. 2012
Mir Muajjem Ali and Ajifa Ali Scholarship Jahangirnagar University Achieved highest CGPA among all departments in the B.Sc. (Hons.) Exam-2009. 2012
Aklima Anwar Trust fund Scholarship Jahangirnagar University Achieved highest GPA in 1st year B.Sc. (Hons.) Exam-2006 of math. & phys sci. faculty. 2007
Merit Scholarship Jahangirnagar University For B.Sc. 1st, 2nd and 3rd year Honours Result 2006-2008
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