I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics (expected completion May, 2020) at American University, Washington, D.C.  I also work as a Research Fellow at Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) and a Consultant at World Bank.


I received my MS in Economics with Chancellor Gold Medal in 2013 and a BS, summa cum laude and Vice-Chancellor Gold Medal, in Economics in 2011 from North South University, Bangladesh.

My research focuses on applied microeconomics, including development economics, labor economics, gender economics, and impact evaluation. I have also worked in various research institutes and have experience with proposal writing, survey designs, field surveys, and data analysis.