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Dr. Murshed Mussarraf Choudhury
Short Academic Biography of Dr. Murshed Mussarraf Choudhury
Dr. Murshed Mussarraf Choudhury is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, School of Liberal Arts, Galgotias University since January 2019.
He has completed his Ph.D. in Political Science in 2015 from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, and his topic of research was "Ethnic Identity and Internal Displacement: A Case Study of Assam." The thesis has covered two districts of the Lower Assam: Kokrajhar and Bongaigaon. He has completed his MA in 'Human Rights and Duties Education' in 2007 and BA (Honours) in Political Science, both from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
He has collaborated actively with researchers in several other disciplines of Political Science, particularly in the area of refugees, displacement and human rights. He has served as a Protection Officer, Refugee Assistance Programme, Socio-Legal Information Centre (SLIC) under the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR, India) at New Delhi from February 2016 to June 2017. He also worked as an Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Baba Farid Institute of Technology (BFIT), Shudduwala, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, from February 2018 to July 2018.
As for his philosophy of education, he believes that each student is unique and has something special that she/he can add to her/his own education. He assists his students to accept and express themselves for what they are, and also helps them to inculcate and imbibe values based on cutting-edge knowledge.