Shahana Sharmin joined the Department of Pharmacy, BRAC University as a Lecturer on 1stFebruary 2017. Ms.Sharmin completed her M Pharm and B Pharm programs from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2006 and 2005, respectively. Currently she is doing her PhD in Microbiology in Department of Microbiology from University of Dhaka. She has more than 3 years of Pharmaceutical Industrial experiences on formulation and validation and manufacturing of bulk drug other than almost 7 years of active teaching experiences. Soon after graduation she has joined as a Development pharmacist in Product development department in Eskayef pharmaceutical limited and worked there for 2 years then she joined in the Product development department in Novartis Bangladesh Limited, a reputed multinational pharmaceutical industry in Bangladesh and worked there for 1.5 years as well. She was awarded the Bangladesh Post-Graduate Research Fellowship of Ministry of National Science Government to pursue her PhD programs.