EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERS
World Fisheries University Pilot Programme
Pukyong National University (PKNU)
Dr. Md. Aminur Rahman has completed Doctoral degree in Marine and Environmental Sciences from the University of the Ryukyus, Japan in 2001 and Post-doctoral researchers from the same University in Japan (2003-2005) and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, USA (2007-2009). He worked as a Senior Research Fellow (Senior Associate Professor) in Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) during January 2010-August 2017. He also affiliated as a Chief Researcher in the Ocean Critters Ranch, Inc. Texas, USA. Moreover, he worked as a Senior Scientist in Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute during 1988 to 2007 in diverse fields of Fisheries and Aquaculture. Currently, he is working as a Professor in the World Fisheries University Pilot Programme, Pukyong National University (PKNU), Busan, Korea and has intensively been involved in teaching and supervising postgraduate students in the wide fields of Marine Sciences, Fisheries Resource Management, and Aquaculture.
His expertise areas broadly lie in Marine and Freshwater Biology, Limnology and Aquatic Ecology, Reproductive Biology and Fertilization kinetics, Population dynamics, Stock Assessment, Breeding and Seed Production, Aquaculture and Conservation, and Taxonomy and Evolution. Meanwhile, he is involved in some international collaborative research work on Marine Biology, Fisheries and Aquaculture with scientists of different institutes, including Smithsonian Institution (USA), Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization (Australia), Australian Institute of Marine Science, King Abdulaziz University (Saudi Arabia), Kindai University (Japan) and Meio University (Japan). He supervised more than 10 undergraduate and postgraduate students and around 30 national and international research projects in the above fields of his specializations. Through his research works, Dr. Rahman has published 121 scientific papers in international and nationally reputed high impact journals, 29 referred proceedings, 2 books and 16 book chapters. A respectable number (50) of scientific papers have also been presented and published in international conferences, symposia, and workshops. He has not only been serving as editors and editorial board members of some reputed International journals and proceedings but also presenting the keynote, public and invited lectures in some reputed international conferences.